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Robert Penn Warren (1905–1989)


Novelist, poet, critic and teacher. His best-known novel, "All the King's Men" (1946), won the Pulitzer Prize in 1947. The screen adaptation, All the King's Men (1949), won the Academy Award for best motion picture of 1949. In 1986, Warren became the first poet laureate of the United States. See full bio »

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 2008 Carlisle Floyd's Willie Stark (Video) (novel "All the King's Men")
 2006 All the King's Men (novel)
 1975 Great Performances (TV Series) (poem - 1 episode)
- Brother to Dragons (1975) ... (poem)
 1971 Vsya korolevskaya rat (TV Mini-Series)
 1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- All the King's Men: Part 2 (1958) ... (novel)
- All the King's Men: Part 1 (1958) ... (novel)
 1958 All the King's Men (TV Movie) (novel)
 1957 Band of Angels (novel "Band of Angels")
 1949 All the King's Men (based upon: the Pulitzer Prize novel "All the King's Men")
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 1975 Great Performances (TV Series)
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 1987 Long Shadows (Documentary)
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 1986 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
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- Katherine Anne Porter: The Eye of Memory (1986) ... Himself (commentary)
 1985 Huey Long (Documentary)
Himself
 1966 NET Journal (TV Series documentary)
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- To Be a Man (1966) ... Himself

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Novel: "All the King's Men" (filmed as All the King's Men (1949), All the King's Men (1958), All the King's Men (1999), All the King's Men (2006), Kraft Theatre: All the King's Men: Part 1 (1958), Kraft Theatre: All the King's Men: Part 2 (1958)). NOTE: Won the Pulitzer Prize in 1947. See more »

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Pictured on a 37¢ USA commemorative stamp in the Literary Arts series, issued in his honor on 22 April 1995, two days before the 100th anniversary of his birth. See more »

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