25 Most Anticipated Netflix Releases

Check out the most anticipated movies and series coming to Netflix.

See the full list

Hispanic and Latino Stories to Celebrate

From inspiring documentaries and hit streaming series to festival gems, these movies and TV shows capture the range of Hispanic and Latino stories worth watching this year.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 10 people
created 01 Aug 2014
a list of 7028 people
created 04 Feb 2016
a list of 786 people
created 10 Apr 2018
a list of 1362 people
created 06 May 2018

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Lesser Samuels's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

No Way Out Writer
The Long Wait Writer


Jump to: Writer | Producer
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (18 credits)
 1956 Great Day in the Morning (screen play)
 1954 The Silver Chalice (written for the screen by)
 1954 The Long Wait (screenplay)
 1951 Darling, How Could You! (screenplay)
 1951 Ace in the Hole (written by)
 1950 No Way Out (written by)
 1949 Adventure in Baltimore (original story)
 1945 Tonight and Every Night (screenplay)
 1944 The Hour Before the Dawn (adaptation)
 1941 Unholy Partners (original screenplay)
 1940 Bitter Sweet (screen play)
 1940 Strange Cargo (contributor to dialogue - uncredited)
 1940 The Earl of Chicago (screen play)
 1938 Climbing High (adaptation) / (based on an original story) / (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1938 Sailing Along (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1937 Gangway
 1937 You're in the Army Now (based on an original screenplay by)
 1936 It's Love Again (screenplay)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (2 credits)
 1954 The Silver Chalice (associate producer)
 1954 The Long Wait (producer)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following production: See more »

Did You Know?


Oscar-nominated American screenwriter. Graduated with a degree in metallurgy from Carnegie Tech and worked in the steel industry, prior to entering the motion picture business. Wrote his first few scripts in London for British films, until he was signed under contract by MGM in 1939. From 1958, he was based in New York, writing for the theatre.

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed