Won 1 Oscar.
Another 2 nominations.
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Active on Broadway in the following production:
Did You Know?
Schnee abandoned a career as a lawyer (graduate of Yale Law School) in 1946 to become a screenwriter and producer. He excelled at melodramas and westerns, often dissecting the plight of outcasts or misfits in a changing environment. Schnee won an Academy Award for the Hollywood 'exposé' The Bad and the Beautiful
(1952). This, along with the noirish revenge western The Furies
(1950) and Two Weeks