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John Bright (I) (1908–1989)

John Bright was born on January 1, 1908 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as John Milton Bright. He was a writer, known for The Public Enemy (1931), The Accusing Finger (1936) and The Kid from Cleveland (1949). He was married to Jeanne Dunne. He died on September 14, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

(1931)
(1936)
Blonde Crazy Writer
(1931)

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 1954 La rebelión de los colgados (american version, uncredited)
 1949 The Kid from Cleveland (screenplay) / (story)
 1948 Close-Up (screenplay)
 1948 Joe Palooka in Fighting Mad (screenplay)
 1948 Open Secret (additional dialogue - uncredited)
 1947 I Walk Alone (adaptation)
 1945 We Accuse (Documentary) (written by)
 1942 Broadway (screenplay)
 1940 Glamour for Sale (original screenplay)
 1939 Back Door to Heaven (screenplay)
 1937 San Quentin (story)
 1937 John Meade's Woman (story)
 1936 The Accusing Finger (screenplay)
 1936 Here Comes Trouble (story)
 1933 She Done Him Wrong (screen play)
 1932 Three on a Match (story)
 1932 La foule hurle (screenplay)
 1932 Union Depot (dialogue)
 1931/II Taxi (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1931 Blonde Crazy (story)
 1931 Smart Money (screen story and dialogue)
 1931 The Public Enemy (by)
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Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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A self made man who worships his creator is an egotist.

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In 1933, Bright was among 10 writers who founded the Screen Writers Guild. See more »

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