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Martin Goldsmith (I) (1913–1994)

Martin Goldsmith was born on November 6, 1913 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer, known for Detour (1945), Narrow Margin (1990) and The Narrow Margin (1952). He died on May 24, 1994 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Detour Writer
Narrow Margin
Narrow Margin Writer
The Narrow Margin
Cast a Long Shadow


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 1992 Detour (novel)
 1990 Narrow Margin (earlier story)
 1964 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Encounter (1964) ... (written by - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
- What's in the Box (1964) ... (written by - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Point of Impact (1959)
 1959 Cast a Long Shadow (screen story - as Martin M. Goldsmith) / (screenplay - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
 1959 The Gunfight at Dodge City (screenplay - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Natchez (1958) ... (teleplay - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
 1958 Fort Massacre (written by - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
 1955 Hell's Island (story - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
 1953 Mission Over Korea (writer)
 1952 The Narrow Margin (story)
 1950 Shakedown
 1947 Blind Spot (screenplay)
 1947 The Lone Wolf in Mexico (screenplay)
 1945 Detour (original story) / (screenplay)
 1945 Dangerous Intruder (screenplay - as Martin M. Goldsmith)
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 1995 American Cinema (TV Series documentary)
- Film Noir (1995) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Novel: "Detour: An Extraordinary Tale" (filmed as Detour (1945), Detour (1992)).

Alternate Names:

Martin M. Goldsmith

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Brother-in-law of actor Anthony Quinn.

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