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Joseph Hoffman (I) (1909–1997)

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American screenwriter of B-movies, usually action films, mysteries and comedies. Started at Fox (1935-41), subsequently with Monogram (1942), Columbia (1943), RKO and Universal (on-and-off, between 1944 and 54). Among his best films were cheerful Technicolor swashbucklers, such as Buccaneer's Girl (1950) and Against All Flags (1952).

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  Family Affair (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes, 1967 - 1970) (story - 1 episode, 1966) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1966)
- Feat of Clay (1970) ... (written by)
- Oliver (1968) ... (written by)
- The Beasley Story (1968) ... (written by)
- His and Hers (1968) ... (written by)
- What Did You Do in the West, Uncle? (1967) ... (written by)
 1970 Nanny and the Professor (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Star Bright (1970) ... (written by)
  The Virginian (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1966 - 1968) (story - 1 episode, 1964) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1964)
- Image of an Outlaw (1968) ... (writer)
- The Strange Quest of Claire Bingham (1967) ... (writer)
- Dead-Eye Dick (1966) ... (writer)
- The Dark Challenge (1964) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1967 The King's Pirate (screenplay)
  My Three Sons (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes, 1962 - 1967) (teleplay - 4 episodes, 1965 - 1967)
- Charley O' the Seven Seas (1967) ... (written by)
- Melinda (1967) ... (written by)
- You Saw a What? (1967) ... (teleplay)
- A Falling Star (1966) ... (teleplay)
- The Awkward Age (1966) ... (written by)
 1965 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The History Paper Caper (1965) ... (written by)
 1965 Branded (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Killed Jason McCord (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 Sex and the Single Girl (story)
 1964 The Great Adventure (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Testing of Sam Houston (1964) ... (story)
  Leave It to Beaver (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes, 1961 - 1962) (story - 1 episode, 1961)
- Beaver's Autobiography (1962) ... (written by)
- Beaver the Babysitter (1962) ... (written by)
- Beaver's Laundry (1962) ... (written by)
- Beaver's First Date (1961) ... (story)
- Beaver's Ice Skates (1961) ... (written by)
 1962 Bonanza (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Knight Errant (1962) ... (written by)
 1961 Whispering Smith (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Idol (1961) ... (story)
 1959 Pier 5, Havana (story)
 1958 Colt .45 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Long Odds (1958) ... (story)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (original screenplay - 1 episode)
- Has Anybody Seen My Gal? (1956) ... (original screenplay)
 1955 Chicago Syndicate (screenplay)
 1955 Tall Man Riding (screenplay)
 1955 Damon Runyon Theater (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Numbers and Figures (1955) ... (teleplay)
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Bachelor's Bride (1955) ... (teleplay)
 1954 Yankee Pasha
 1953 The Lone Hand (screenplay)
 1952 Against All Flags (screenplay)
 1952 The Duel at Silver Creek (screenplay)
 1952 Has Anybody Seen My Gal (written for the screen by)
 1952 No Room for the Groom (screenplay)
 1952 At Sword's Point (screenplay)
 1951 Air Cadet (additional dialogue)
 1949 And Baby Makes Three (screenplay) / (story)
 1948 An Innocent Affair (writer)
 1947 Sikken en nat (story "One Thrilling Night")
 1947 That's My Gal (screenplay)
 1945 China Sky (screen play)
 1944 Carolina Blues (screenplay)
 1944 Gypsy Wildcat (additional dialogue)
 1944 Goodnight, Sweetheart (original story)
 1943 Swing Fever (story)
 1943 My Kingdom for a Cook (writer)
 1943 Redhead from Manhattan (writer)
 1943 High Explosive (original story)
 1942 The Living Ghost (screenplay)
 1942 City of Silent Men (story and screenplay)
 1942 One Thrilling Night (original screenplay)
 1941 The Return of Daniel Boone (screenplay)
 1940 Shooting High (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1939 Quick Millions (original story) / (screenplay)
 1939 Boy Friend (writer)
 1939 Pride of the Navy (story)
 1938 Shadows Over Shanghai (screenplay)
 1938 Safety in Numbers (screenplay)
 1938 Arson Gang Busters (additional dialogue)
 1937 She's Got Everything (story - uncredited)
 1937 Headin' East
 1937 Under Suspicion (screenplay)
 1937 Hollywood Round-Up (story and screenplay)
 1937 Damaged Goods
 1936 Thank You, Jeeves! (screen play)
 1936 Jailbreak (screen play)
 1936 Charlie Chan's Secret (in collaboration with)
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American screenwriter of B-movies, usually action films, mysteries and comedies. Started at Fox (1935-41), subsequently with Monogram (1942), Columbia (1943), RKO and Universal (on-and-off, between 1944 and 54). Among his best films were cheerful Technicolor swashbucklers, such as Buccaneer's Girl (1950) and Against All Flags (1952).

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