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James R. Silke

James R. Silke is a writer, known for The Barbarians (1987), King Solomon's Mines (1985) and Revenge of the Ninja (1983). See full bio »

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Known For

The Barbarians
King Solomon's Mines
Revenge of the Ninja
Sahara Writer


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 1987 The Barbarians (screenplay) / (story)
 1985 King Solomon's Mines (screenplay)
 1985 American Ninja (uncredited)
 1983 Sahara (writer)
 1983 Revenge of the Ninja (screenplay) / (story - uncredited)
 1977 That's Action (Documentary)
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 2004 Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade (TV Movie documentary) (still photographer - as Jim Silke)
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 1969 The Wild Bunch (uncredited)
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 1971 Directed by John Ford (Documentary) (producer)
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 1977 That's Action (Documentary) (film designer)
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 1986 One Way Out (special thanks)
 1984 George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey (Documentary) (thanks)
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 2015 Children of Giant (Documentary)
Himself - Interviewed
 2004 Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Jim Silke)
 1998 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Illustrator / Author
- From Pinup to Sex Queen: Bettie Page (1998) ... Himself - Illustrator / Author (as Jim Silke)
 1996 The Wild Bunch: An Album in Montage (Documentary short)
Friend / colleague (voice, as Jim Silke)
 1993 Sam Peckinpah: Man of Iron (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Jim Silke)
 1977 That's Action (Documentary)

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Other Works:

Started the magazine "Cinema" in Los Angeles. See more »

Alternate Names:

Jim Silke

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