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R.C. Sherriff (1896–1975)

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British dramatist and screenwriter. Began his career as an insurance clerk with the Sun Assurance Company in London. Had a hit with his first play "Journey's End", based on his own experiences as a captain in the East Surrey Regiment, fighting in the trenches during World War I. Employed after demobilisation in 1919 for several years as a claims ... See more trivia »

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 1976 Aces High (play "Journey's End")
 1955 Storm Over the Nile (screenplay)
 1955 The Dam Busters (screenplay)
 1955 The Night My Number Came Up (screenplay)
 1952 Murder on Monday (play - as R.C. Sheriff on U.S. prints)
 1951 No Highway in the Sky (screen play)
 1950 Trio
 1949 Badger's Green (play)
 1948 Quartet (writer)
 1947 Odd Man Out (screenplay)
 1943 Forever and a Day (writer)
 1942 Stand by for Action (original story)
 1942 Mrs. Miniver (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1942 This Above All (screenplay)
 1941 They Met in Bombay (uncredited)
 1941 That Hamilton Woman (original screenplay)
 1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips (screen play)
 1939 The Four Feathers (screen play)
 1937 The Road Back
 1936 Dracula's Daughter (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1935 Windfall (play)
 1935 Bride of Frankenstein (adaptation - uncredited)
 1934 Badger's Green (play)
 1933 The Invisible Man (screenplay)
 1932 The Old Dark House (additional dialogue - uncredited)
 1931 Die andere Seite (play "Journey's End")
 1930 Journey's End (play)
 1919 The Toilers (writer)
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His play, "Journey's End," was performed at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London, England with Colin Clive, Maurice Evans, George Zucco, and Robert Speaight in the cast. John Whale was director. James Whale was setting designer. See more »

Alternate Names:

Robert Cedric Sherriff | R.C. Sheriff on U.S. prints

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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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British dramatist and screenwriter. Began his career as an insurance clerk with the Sun Assurance Company in London. Had a hit with his first play "Journey's End", based on his own experiences as a captain in the East Surrey Regiment, fighting in the trenches during World War I. Employed after demobilisation in 1919 for several years as a claims adjuster, while writing part-time. Graduated with a... See more »

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