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Warren Murphy was born in Jersey City, where he worked as a reporter and editor. After the Korean war, he drifted into politics, "but when everybody I worked for went to jail, I thought God was sending me a message to find a new line of work." The first Destroyer novel followed soon after. He has been an adjunct professor at Moravian College, ... See full bio »

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 1989 Lethal Weapon 2 (story)
 1988 Murphy's Law (TV Series) (based upon characters created by - 1 episode)
- Where Are My Socks and Other Mysteries of Love (1988) ... (based upon characters created by)
 1988 Remo Williams: The Prophecy (TV Movie) (novel series: "The Destroyer")
 1985 Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (novel "The Destroyer")
 1975 The Eiger Sanction (screenplay - as Warren B. Murphy)

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Novel: Razoni and Jackson: Dead End Street See more »

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Warren B. Murphy

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[on the possibility of another movie featuring Remo Williams, The Destroyer] "Look, guys, what do I know? We'll have a destroyer movie when somebody, not me, is willing to put 25-50 million dollars to make one. From my lips to god's ears. Let's hope." See more »


Won the Edgar Allan Poe Award in 1985 for his novel "Grandmaster" (co-authored with Molly Cochran). See more »


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