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Sumner Locke Elliott (1917–1991)

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Lights Out
Lights Out Writer
(1949)
'Way Out
'Way Out Writer
(1961)
Matinee Theatre
(1956)

Filmography

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 1988 Edens Lost (TV Movie) (novel)
 1981 Rusty Bugles (TV Movie) (based on play by)
 1980 Water Under the Bridge (TV Series) (novel - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.7 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.6 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... (novel)
  Theatre '62 (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1962) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1961)
- Spellbound (1962) ... (teleplay)
- Notorious (1961) ... (adaptation)
 1961 'Way Out (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- I Heard You Calling Me (1961) ... (written by)
  The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) (adaptation - 2 episodes, 1958) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1961)
- The Prisoner of Zenda (1961) ... (teleplay)
- The Winslow Boy (1958) ... (adaptation)
- The Count of Monte Cristo (1958) ... (adaptation)
 1960 Hedda Hopper's Hollywood (TV Movie documentary)
 1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Grey Nurse Said Nothing (1959) ... (as Sumner Lock Elliott)
 1959 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Wish on the Moon (1959)
 1949-1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- We Haven't Seen Her Lately (1958) ... (written by)
- Wicked Is the Vine (1949) ... (written by)
  Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (1 episode, 1958) (adaptation - 8 episodes, 1949 - 1953) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1950)
- The Shadow of a Man (1953) ... (adaptation)
- Miss Hargreaves (1952) ... (adaptation)
- The Devil in Velvet (1952) ... (adaptation)
- Little Women: Jo's Story (1950) ... (adaptation)
 1957 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Whereabouts Unknown (1957) ... (writer)
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955-1956 Playwrights '56 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Keyhole (1956) ... (writer)
- You and Me and the Gatepost (1956) ... (writer)
- Daisy, Daisy (1955) ... (writer)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Friday the 13th (1956) ... (writer)
 1955 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
  Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (adaptation - 2 episodes, 1955) (writer - 1 episode, 1955)
- The King and Mrs. Candle (1955) ... (writer)
- Peter Pan (1955) ... (adaptation)
- The Women (1955) ... (adaptation)
 1953-1955 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Beloved Stranger (1955) ... (writer)
- Buy Me Blue Ribbons (1954) ... (writer)
- Moment of Panic (1954) ... (writer)
- Hollywood Tandem (1953) ... (writer - Fade Out)
- Before I Wake (1953) ... (writer)
 1954 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Chase (1954) ... (writer)
  The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1952 - 1954) (writer - 4 episodes, 1952 - 1953) (written by - 1 episode, 1954) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1954)
- Run, Girl, Run (1954)
- Time Bomb (1954) ... (written by)
- The King and Mrs. Candle (1954) ... (teleplay)
- The Girl with the Stop Watch (1953) ... (writer)
- Elegy (1953) ... (writer)
 1950 The Passionate Pilgrim (TV Series)
  Lights Out (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1949) (story - 1 episode, 1949)
- Pengallen's Bell (1949) ... (writer)
- The Crater (1949) ... (story)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Careful, He Might Hear You" (filmed as Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)) See more »

Alternate Names:

Sumner Lock Elliott
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

His personal papers are on deposit at the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University.

Nickname:

Putty

Star Sign:

Libra

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