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Alexander Jacobs (I) (1927–1979)

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First achieved fame as a champion cyclist who took part in the Tour De France. His cycling career came to an end after he suffered major injuries in a cycling accident, which caused some facial disfigurement and may have contributed to his early death. He became an assistant to the British producer David Deutsch and then a Hollywood screenwriter ...

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 1978 An Enemy of the People (writer)
 1975 French Connection II (screenplay)
 1973 The Seven-Ups (screenplay)
 1968 Hell in the Pacific (screenplay)
 1967 Point Blank (screenplay)
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 1967 The Shuttered Room (associate producer)
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 1965 Having a Wild Weekend (assistant to producer)
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I love L.A., because it seems to me to be absolutely what America is, at least one aspect of America, and it doesn't kid around, you know - you either take it or you don't take it.

Trivia:

First achieved fame as a champion cyclist who took part in the Tour De France. His cycling career came to an end after he suffered major injuries in a cycling accident, which caused some facial disfigurement and may have contributed to his early death. He became an assistant to the British producer David Deutsch and then a Hollywood screenwriter with a big reputation as a script doctor.

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Scorpio

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