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Bo Goldman


There are but a few select screenwriters who are spoken of with the kind of reverence usually reserved for film Directors - Robert Towne, Alvin Sargent and Bo Goldman. Goldman is a screenwriter's screenwriter, and one of the most honored in motion picture history. The recipient of two Academy Awards, a New York Film Critics Award, two Writers ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

(1992)
(1980)
(1998)

Filmography

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 2016 King Kong - FAN FILM (Based On The 1975 Screenplay)
 2016 Rules Don't Apply (story by)
 1998 Meet Joe Black (screenplay)
 1996 City Hall (written by)
 1992 Scent of a Woman (screenplay)
 1988 Little Nikita (screenplay)
 1984 The Flamingo Kid (uncredited)
 1984 Swing Shift (uncredited)
 1982 Shoot the Moon (written by)
 1980 Melvin and Howard (written by)
 1979 The Rose (screenplay by)
 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (screenplay)
 1964 The Defenders (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Siege (1964) ... (story)
 1963 NBC Children's Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Of Sights and Sounds (1963) ... (writer - as Robert Goldman)
 1961-1962 Theatre '62 (TV Series) (adaptation - 2 episodes)
- The Paradine Case (1962) ... (adaptation - as Robert Goldman)
- The Spiral Staircase (1961) ... (adaptation - as Robert Goldman)
 1962 The Paradine Case (TV Movie) (script - as Robert Goldman)
 1956 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Official Sites:

Wikipedia

Alternate Names:

Robert Goldman

Spouse:

Mab Ashforth

Children:

Todd Field
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Trivia:

Was an uncredited script doctor on numerous projects during his career. Among them were Ragtime (1981), The Flamingo Kid (1984), Swing Shift (1984), Dick Tracy (1990), First Knight (1995), The Perfect Storm (2000), and Goya's Ghosts (2006). See more »

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