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Robert McKee (I)


Robert McKee was born in 1941 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on Abraham (1993), Mrs. Columbo (1979) and 20 Dates (1998). See full bio »
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 1993 Abraham (TV Movie)
 1991 Without Walls (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- J'accuse: Citizen Kane (1991) ... (writer)
 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Day's Wages (1986) ... (writer)
 1985 Double Dare (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Now You See It, Now You See It (1985) ... (written by)
 1979 Mrs. Columbo (TV Series) (writer)
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 2007 Barbie as the Island Princess (Video) (story consultant - as Robert O. Mckee)
 2006 Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses (Video) (story consultant - as Robert O. McKee)
 2004 Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper (Video) (story consultant)
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 2012 Hellbound? (Documentary)
Himself - Author, Story
 2011 Made in Hollywood (Documentary)
Himself
 2008 Imagine (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- A Love Story (2008) ... Himself
 2007 Greatest Ever Romantic Movies (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 2001 The 100 Greatest Films (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 2001 The Panel (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #4.9 (2001) ... Himself
 1998 20 Dates
Himself
 1991 Without Walls (TV Series documentary)
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Other Works:

Author of "Story: Substance, Structure, Style, And The Principles Of Screenwriting" -- widely regarded as the best book on screenwriting available. Published in 1999. Also conducts a world-famous three-day screenwriting seminar.

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Alternate Names:

Robert O. McKee | Robert O. Mckee
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Personal Quote:

Movie-making is a collaborative endeavor, requiring great skill and talent by the entire cast, crew and creative team. But the screenwriter is the only original artist on a film. Everyone else - the actors, directors, cameramen, production designers, special effects wizards and so on - are interpretive artists, trying to bring alive the world, the events and the characters that the screenwriter ... See more »

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Screenwriter Mylo Carbia attributes her knack for storytelling to him. See more »

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