No photo available. Represent David Goodis? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 115,648 this week

David Goodis (1917–1967)

David Goodis was born on March 2, 1917 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a writer, known for Dark Passage (1947), Shoot the Pianist (1960) and The Burglar (1957). He was married to Grayson Hall. He died on January 7, 1967. See full bio »

Died:

(age 49)

New Movies Coming Soon

Still of Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans in Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Captain America: Civil War

The summer movie season kicks off early with the release of Captain America: Civil War. Read up Marvel's latest and other upcoming movies in our Coming Soon section, where you can watch trailers, buy tickets, and more.

Visit our Coming Soon section

Related News

Movies This Week: April 17-23, 2015
| Slackerwood
The Forgotten: Go Ask Alice
| MUBI
Raising Cain: The work of James M. Cain
| SoundOnSight

On Amazon Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 464 people
created 08 May 2011
 
list image
a list of 100 people
created 13 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 10 people
created 03 Oct 2013
 
list image
a list of 51 people
created 10 months ago
 
list image
a list of 106 people
created 9 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of David Goodis's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (19 credits)
 1995 Fallen Angels (TV Series) (based on a story by - 1 episode)
- The Professional Man (1995) ... (based on a story by)
 1989 The Edge (TV Movie) (story "Black Pudding") / (story "The Professional Man")
 1986 Descent Into Hell (novel)
 1984 Barbarous Street (novel "Epaves")
 1983 The Moon in the Gutter (novel)
 1972 And Hope to Die (novel "Black Friday")
 1971 The Burglars (novel "The Burglar")
 1963 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- An Out for Oscar (1963) ... (teleplay)
 1960 Shoot the Pianist (novel "Down There")
 1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- False Identity (1960) ... (story)
 1957 The Burglar (novel "The Burglar") / (screenplay)
 1957 Nightfall (from the novel by)
 1956 Section des disparus (novel "Of Missing Persons")
  Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (original screenplay - 1 episode, 1956) (story - 1 episode, 1952)
- The Unfaithful (1956) ... (original screenplay)
- Ceylon Treasure (1952) ... (story)
 1951 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (book - 1 episode)
- Nightfall (1951) ... (book)
 1950 Sure As Fate (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Nightfall (1950) ... (novel)
- Nightfall (1950) ... (novel)
 1947 Dark Passage (novel "Dark Passage")
 1947 The Unfaithful (original screenplay)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 2010 David Goodis: To a Pulp (Video documentary)
Himself
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Black Friday" (filmed as And Hope to Die (1972)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
FYI--New Goodis film in production!!!!!1 holubphoto
Discuss David Goodis on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page