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Maxwell Shane (1905–1983)

Maxwell Shane was born on August 26, 1905 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for The Glass Wall (1953), Nightmare (1956) and Fear in the Night (1947). He died on October 25, 1983 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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(1953)
Nightmare Writer
(1956)
(1947)
(1949)

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  Maya (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1968) (written by - 1 episode, 1968)
- The Witness (1968) ... (teleplay)
- The Ranson of Raji (1968) ... (teleplay)
- The Son of Gammu Ghat (1968) ... (written by)
 1962-1963 The Virginian (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Golden Door (1963) ... (writer)
- 50 Days to Moose Jaw (1962) ... (writer)
 1961 Thriller (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Man in the Cage (1961) ... (adaptation)
  M Squad (TV Series) (story - 5 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (writer - 1 episode, 1960) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1960)
- The Tiger's Cage (1960) ... (writer)
- A Kid Up There (1960) ... (teleplay)
- Anything for Joe (1960) ... (story)
- The Velvet Stakeout (1960) ... (story)
- The Second Best Killer (1960) ... (story)
 1956 Nightmare (written for the screen by)
 1955 The Naked Street (screenplay)
 1955 Hell's Island (written for the screen by)
 1954 Three Hours to Kill (additional dialogue)
 1953 The Glass Wall (screenplay)
 1949 City Across the River (screenplay)
 1948 Shaggy (original screenplay)
 1948 Big Town Scandal (radio program Big Town)
 1948 Mr. Reckless (original screenplay)
 1947 Big Town After Dark (radio program: "Big Town" - uncredited)
 1947 Adventure Island (screenplay)
 1947 Danger Street (screenplay)
 1947 Fear in the Night (written for the screen by)
 1947 Seven Were Saved (original story) / (screenplay)
 1947 I Cover Big Town (screenplay)
 1946 Big Town (screenplay)
 1946 The Man Who Dared (based on a story by)
 1946 They Made Me a Killer (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1946 Tokyo Rose (screenplay)
 1946 People Are Funny (screenplay)
 1945 Scared Stiff (screenplay)
 1945 High Powered (screenplay)
 1944 Double Exposure (screenplay)
 1944 One Body Too Many (original screenplay)
 1944 Dark Mountain
 1944 Gambler's Choice (screenplay)
 1944 The Navy Way (original screenplay)
 1944 Timber Queen (original screenplay)
 1943 Tornado (screenplay)
 1943 Minesweeper (original screenplay)
 1943 Alaska Highway (original screenplay)
 1943 Cowboy in Manhattan (story)
 1943 High Explosive (screenplay)
 1943 Aerial Gunner (screenplay)
 1943 Submarine Alert (original screenplay)
 1942 Wrecking Crew (screenplay)
 1942 Paramount Victory Short No. T2-2: We Refuse to Die (Documentary short) (screenplay)
 1942 Eyes of the Underworld (story)
 1942 A Letter from Bataan (Short)
 1942 Wildcat
 1942 I Live on Danger (screenplay)
 1942 Top Sergeant
 1942 Torpedo Boat
 1941 No Hands on the Clock (screenplay)
 1941 Flying Blind (original screenplay)
 1941 A Dangerous Game (screenplay)
 1941 Power Dive (screenplay)
 1941 Too Many Blondes (original story) / (screenplay)
 1940 The Mummy's Hand (screenplay)
 1940 Comin' Round the Mountain (screenplay) / (story)
 1940 Golden Gloves (original story) / (screenplay)
 1939 The Invisible Killer (story "The Fox and the Hound")
 1939 Grand Jury Secrets (story)
 1939 S.O.S. Tidal Wave (writer)
 1938 Federal Man-Hunt (screenplay)
 1938 Adventure in Sahara (screenplay)
 1938 Tip-Off Girls (original screenplay)
 1937 She's Got Everything (screen play) / (story - uncredited)
 1937 You're a Sweetheart (story)
 1937 Hitting a New High (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited) / (story)
 1937 Thrill of a Lifetime (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited)
 1937 Saturday's Heroes (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited)
 1937 This Way Please (story)
 1937 You Can't Beat Love (screenplay)
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Story: "The Fox and the Hound" (filmed as The Invisible Killer (1939)) See more »

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American author, occasional director and freelance screenwriter of B-grade features in Hollywood, a former journalist and publicist. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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