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Meyer Levin (1905–1981)

Meyer Levin was born on October 7, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was a writer and director, known for Compulsion (1959), My Father's House (1947) and Lo Tafhidenu (1947). He was married to Tereska Torres and Mabel Schamp. He died on July 9, 1981. See full bio »

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(age 75)

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 1959 Compulsion (based on the novel by)
 1957 Studio 57 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- No Sentiment (1957) ... (story)
 1947 Lo Tafhidenu (Documentary)
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 1978 The Ship (Short)
 1947 Lo Tafhidenu (Documentary)
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 1947 My Father's House
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 1947 My Father's House (producer)
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Novel: "Compulsion" (filmed as Compulsion (1959)).

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American novelist and journalist, famous for his tautly-written work "Compulsion" (1956), based on the famous Leopold-Loeb murder case. See more »

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