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Humphrey Pearson (1893–1937)


Not long after returning home from a party Pearson was accidentally shot and killed when his wife attempted to disarm him after he began waving a revolver around in a drunken rage. See more trivia »

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 1936 Palm Springs
 1935 Red Salute (story and screenplay)
 1935 Ruggles of Red Gap (adaptation)
 1933 Aggie Appleby Maker of Men (screenplay)
 1933 Face in the Sky (screenplay)
 1932 Men of America (from a story by)
 1932 Westward Passage (dialogue)
 1932 The Lost Squadron (additional writer - uncredited)
 1931 Consolation Marriage (screen play and dialogue)
 1930 Going Wild (adaptation & dialogue)
 1930 Sunny (screen adaptation)
 1930 Bright Lights (screen version & dialogue)
 1930 Top Speed (screen version - screen version)
 1930 Playing Around (titles - silent version)
 1929 Broadway Babies (dialogue)
 1929 On with the Show! (based on the play "Shoestring" by)
 1929 Hot Stuff (screenplay) / (titles)

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Playwright: "Shoestring" (filmed as On with the Show! (1929))

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Eerie coincidence: Pearson died on the same day as Guy Standing who starred in Pearson's Palm Springs (1936). See more »

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