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Charles Schnee (1916–1962)


Charles Schnee was born on August 6, 1916 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Red River (1948), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) and The Crowded Sky (1960). He was married to Mary Zavian. He died on November 29, 1962 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Red River Writer
(1948)
(1960)
The Furies Writer
(1950)

Filmography

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 1988 Red River (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1962 Two Weeks in Another Town (screenplay)
 1961 By Love Possessed (screenplay - as John Dennis)
 1960 BUtterfield 8 (screenplay)
 1960 The Crowded Sky (screenplay)
 1952 The Bad and the Beautiful (screenplay)
 1952 When in Rome (screenplay)
 1951 Westward the Women (screenplay)
 1951 Bannerline
 1950 Right Cross
 1950 Born to Be Bad (adaptation)
 1950 The Furies (screenplay)
 1950 Paid in Full (screenplay)
 1949 Easy Living (screenplay)
 1949 Scene of the Crime (screenplay)
 1949 The Accused (contract writer - uncredited)
 1948 They Live by Night (screen play)
 1948 Red River (screenplay)
 1947 I Walk Alone (screenplay)
 1946 Cross My Heart (additional dialogue)
 1946 From This Day Forward (additional scenes)
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Show Show Self (1 credit)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Apology. Written by Charles Schnee. Directed by Lee Strasberg. Mansfield Theatre: 22 Mar 1943- 26 Mar 1943 (8 performances). Cast: Peggy Allardice (as "Evelyn"), Lewis Charles (as "Manny"), Clay Clement (as "Mr. Warner/Mr. Downin/E.B."), Elissa Landi (as "The Lecturer"), Merle Maddern, Theodore Newton, Erin O'Brien-Moore, ... See more »

Alternate Names:

John Dennis

Spouse:

Mary Zavian  (her death)  (1 child)
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Educated at Yale. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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