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Marion Hargrove (I) (1919–2003)

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Newspaperman turned war correspondent, his humorous, somewhat fictionalized difficulties in adjusting to military life before World War II became the basis of his best-selling book, "See Here, Private Hargrove." The title and some of the characters were brought successfully to the screen, with Robert Walker, Sr., as Hargrove. In 1964 he produced ... See more trivia »

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Filmography

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 1982 Bret Maverick (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Hallie (1982) ... (written by)
 1975-1981 The Waltons (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- The Last Ten Days (1981) ... (written by)
- The Remembrance (1980) ... (written by)
- The Celebration (1977) ... (written by)
- The Seashore (1977) ... (written by)
- The Prophecy (1975) ... (written by)
 1978 Fantasy Island (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Trouble, My Lovely/The Common Man (1978) ... (written by - segment "The Common Man")
 1977 Eight Is Enough (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- All's Fair in Love and War (1977) ... (teleplay)
 1976 Bert D'Angelo/Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Serpent's Tooth (1976) ... (writer)
- Cops Who Sleep Together (1976) ... (writer)
  The Magician (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1973) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1973)
- The Man Who Lost Himself (1973) ... (writer)
- Lady in a Trap (1973) ... (teleplay)
 1973 Jeannie (TV Series) (story - 1973)
 1973 The Brothers O'Toole (writer)
 1972 Nichols (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Fight of the Century (1972) ... (writer)
- About Jesse James (1972) ... (writer)
 1971 Alias Smith and Jones (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Return to Devil's Hole (1971) ... (teleplay - as Knut Swenson)
 1971 The Most Deadly Game (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I, Said the Sparrow (1971) ... (writer)
 1969-1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- One of the Girls in Research (1970) ... (written by)
- An Agent of the Plaintiff (1969) ... (written by)
 1969 My World and Welcome to It (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Shrike and the Chipmunks (1969) ... (written by)
- Native Wit (1969) ... (written by)
  I Spy (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1966 - 1967)
- Oedipus at Colonus (1967) ... (written by)
- Get Thee to a Nunnery (1967) ... (teleplay)
- Sparrowhawk (1966) ... (teleplay)
- Vendetta (1966) ... (written by)
  The Rounders (TV Series) (developed for television by - 17 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (writer - 2 episodes, 1966)
- What Elephants? (1967) ... (developed for television by)
- Efficiency is for Experts (1966) ... (developed for television by)
- The Sweet Little Old Lady (1966) ... (developed for television by)
- Low Moon at Hi Lo (1966) ... (developed for television by)
- Polo, Anyone? (1966) ... (developed for television by)
 1965-1966 The Wackiest Ship in the Army (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Routine Assignment (1966) ... (writer)
- Girl in the Polka-Dot Swimsuit (1966) ... (writer)
- Boomer McKye (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 Fanfare for a Death Scene (TV Movie) (written by)
 1964 The Rogues (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Stefanini Dowry (1964) ... (writer)
 1964 Destry (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Law and Order Day (1964) ... (written by)
 1962 40 Pounds of Trouble (written by)
 1962 Boys' Night Out (adaptation)
 1962 The Music Man (screenplay)
 1960 Ben Blue's Brothers (TV Movie)
 1960 Cash McCall (screenplay)
  Maverick (TV Series) (teleplay - 5 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (written by - 3 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (television story - 1 episode, 1959) (writer - 1 episode, 1959)
- The Rivals (1959) ... (teleplay) / (television story)
- Gun-Shy (1959) ... (writer)
- The Thirty-Ninth Star (1958) ... (written by)
- The Jail at Junction Flats (1958) ... (teleplay)
- The Belcastle Brand (1958) ... (written by)
  The Restless Gun (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1957)
- Tomboy (1958) ... (writer)
- Silver Threads (1957) ... (teleplay)
- Jenny (1957) ... (writer)
 1958 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Girl on the Run (1958) ... (screenplay)
 1958 Girl on the Run (writer)
 1957 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Ride a Lonely Trail (1957) ... (teleplay)
 1957 Colt .45 (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Peacemaker (1957) ... (teleplay)
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Line Chief (1957) ... (writer)
 1957 Joe Butterfly
 1949 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Something's Got to Give (1949) ... (story)
 1945 What Next, Corporal Hargrove? (characters)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

For MGM, he produced and wrote an unsold pilot called "When Winnie Comes Marching Home" for a television series called "See Here Private Hargrove" which was based on his true-life difficulties adapting to military life in World War II.

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Knut Swenson
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Trivia:

Distant cousin of Peter M. Hargrove. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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