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Joseph McBride (I)

Joseph McBride is a writer and actor, known for Blood & Guts (1978), Cannonball! (1976) and Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

Blood & Guts Writer
Cannonball! Reporter at Finish Line


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 1982 Let Poland Be Poland (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School (screenplay by)
 1978 Blood & Guts (original story by) / (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Biography: "Focus on Howard Hawks" See more »

Alternate Names:

Joe McBride | Joseph P. McBride

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on "Citizen Kane"]: Kane" is ostensibly an attempt to resolve the complexities of a legendary man's character - it unfolds as a search for the meaning of his dying word, 'Rosebud' - but it is actually a piece of prestidigitation which makes the character disappear behind a flourish of artifice and mystery. See more »


Now an assistant professor in the Cinema Dept. at San Francisco State University. See more »

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