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George W.S. Trow (1943–2006)

A graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy and Harvard University (class of 1965), George Trow was a novelist, playwright, short story writer, and media critic whose comments on the decline of American civilization after the end of World War II could be summarized in one word - "Television". He further described it as a "landscape rather like history ... See full bio »


(age 63) in Naples, Italy

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Known For

Savages Writer
The Proprietor
She-Devil Douglas


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 1996 The Proprietor (screenplay - as George Trow)
 1972 Savages (screenplay - as George Swift Trow)
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 1989 She-Devil
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 1972 Savages (lyrics: "Savages" - as George Swift Trow)
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 1993 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey (Documentary) (thanks - as George Trow)
 1972 Adventures of a Brown Man in Search of Civilization (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks - as George Trow)
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 1999 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- New York: Part V - Cosmopolis (1999) ... Himself
 1999 New York: A Documentary Film (TV Series documentary)

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(Tuesday December 1,1970 12PM) He played a Mourners of the Downtown Theatre in Tom Eyen's play, "The Death of Off-Broadway Or: Money (Sieg Heil!) (A Street Play," in a Theatre of the Eye Repertory Company at first Astor Place Theatre and ended at Theatre De Lys in New York City. Tom Eyen and Gerald Miller were directors. The ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

George Trow III | George Swift Trow | George Trow

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