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John Briley (I) (1925–2019)

John Briley was born on June 25, 1925 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA as John Richard Briley. He was a writer and producer, known for Gandhi (1982), Molokai (1999) and Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992). He was married to Nancy Helmich Whitcomb , Dorothy Reichart and Valerie Belsky. He died on December 14, 2019 in the USA. See full bio »

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(age 94) in USA

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Gandhi Writer
(1982)
Molokai Writer
(1999)
Cry Freedom Writer
(1987)

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 1999 Molokai (written by)
 1992 The Warriors of the Rainbow (screenplay)
 1991 Sandino (screenplay)
 1987 Cry Freedom (screenplay)
 1986 Tai-Pan (screenplay)
 1985 Marie (screenplay)
 1982 Gandhi (written by)
 1982 Enigma (written by)
 1979 Eagle's Wing (screenplay)
 1978 The Medusa Touch (screenplay)
 1975 That Lucky Touch (original screenplay)
 1972 Pope Joan (screenplay)
 1968 Hammerhead (adaptation)
 1964 Children of the Damned (screenplay)
 1962 Postman's Knock (screenplay)
 1961 Invasion Quartet (screenplay)
 1957 Hits and Misses (TV Series) (script - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 26 September 1957 (1957) ... (script)
- Episode dated 19 September 1957 (1957) ... (script)
- Episode dated 12 September 1957 (1957) ... (script)
- Episode dated 19 March 1957 (1957) ... (script)
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Served three years in the U.S. Air Force. See more »

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Cancer

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