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David Goodis (1917–1967)

David Goodis was born on March 2, 1917 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a writer, known for Nightfall (1956), Dark Passage (1947) and Shoot the Piano Player (1960). He was married to Grayson Hall. He died on January 7, 1967. See full bio »

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Nightfall
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Dark Passage
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(1947)
The Burglars
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 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 Descente aux enfers (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 Piano Player (novel "Down There")
 1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- False Identity (1960) ... (story)
 1957 The Burglar (novel "The Burglar") / (screenplay)
 1956 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 (from the novel by)
 1947 The Unfaithful (original screenplay)
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 2010 David Goodis: To a Pulp (Video documentary)
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