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(screenplay - originally uncredited)
(screenplay - originally as Gilbert Holland)
(contributing writer - uncredited)
(additional writer - uncredited)
Fine and Dandy. Musical comedy. Music by Kay Swift
. Book by Donald Ogden Stewart
. Lyrics by Paul James. Uncredited book by Joe Cook
. Orchestra directed by Gene Salzer. Music orchestrated by Hans Spialek
. Scenic Design by Henry Dreyfuss. Costume Design by Charles Le Maire. Dialogue directed by Frank McCoy. Choreographed by Tom ...
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I got terribly interested in being a good screenwriter and worked terribly hard at it. The competition was terribly hard - you couldn't make mistakes because there were other writers waiting to step in and fix your script up the way you were fixing somebody else's. One of the first things you had to learn was not to let them break your heart because if you really put yourself into a script and ...
Began writing after failing to make the grade as a stockbroker.