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Tom Benedek

Tom Benedek wrote the screenplay for Cocoon and other films. He has completed more than thirty-five writing assignments at major studios, independent production companies, TV networks. Along the way, he has worked with Robert Zemeckis, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese, Sydney Pollack, Richard Rush, Harold Ramis, Lauren Schuler Donner and many other ... See full bio »

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Cocoon Writer


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 1997 Zeus and Roxanne (written by)
 1996 The Adventures of Pinocchio (screenplay)
 1985 Cocoon (screenplay)
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 1993 Free Willy (script revisions - uncredited)

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