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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

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...s, made up of director James Ivory and the late producer Ismail Merchant . Jhabvala wrote a dozen novels, 23 screenplays and eight collections of ... ...y and the late producer Ismail Merchant . Jhabvala wrote a dozen novels, 23 screenplays and eight collections of short stories and was made a CBE i... ...ons of short stories and was made a CBE in 1998 and granted a joint fellowship by BAFTA in 2002 with Ivory and Merchant. She is the only person to hav... ...e is the only person to have won both a Booker Prize and an Oscar. Early life Ruth Prawer was born in Cologne, Germany to Jewish parents Marcus and ... ...the only person to have won both a Booker Prize and an Oscar. Early life Ruth Prawer was born in Cologne, Germany to Jewish parents Marcus and Elean... ...wer was born in Cologne, Germany to Jewish parents Marcus and Eleanora (Cohn) Prawer. Marcus was a lawyer who moved to Germany from Poland to escape ... ...ved an MA in English literature in 1951. Literary career Years in India Jhabvala lived in India for 24 years from 1951. Her first novel, To Who... ...951. Her first novel, To Whom She Will, was published in 1955. It was followed by Esmond in India (1957), The Householder (1960) and Get Ready for t... ...d The Autobiography of a Princess (1975) and collaborated with Ivory for the screenplays for Bombay Talkie (1970) and ABC After-school Specials: W...

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Madame Sousatzka

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...poster Directed by John Schlesinger ... ... John Schlesinger Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (based on the novel ... ... Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (based on the novel by Bernice Rubens) ... ... Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (based on the novel by Bernice Rubens) ... ... Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (based on the novel by Bernice Rubens) ... ...1988 British drama film directed by John Schlesinger, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. It is based upon the novel of the same name by Bernic... ...British drama film directed by John Schlesinger, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. It is based upon the novel of the same name by Bernice Rub... ... drama film directed by John Schlesinger, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. It is based upon the novel of the same name by Bernice Rubens. ... ... Best Drama Actress Golden Globe winning performance Screenplays by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Universal Picture...

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The Courtesans of Bombay

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The Europeans (film)

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...peans' Directed by James Ivory ... ... James Ivory Produced by Ismail Merchant ... ... Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Based o... ... Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Based on ... ... Written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Based on ... ...cted by James Ivory, produced by Ismail Merchant, and with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, based on Henry James's novel by the same name. ... ...by James Ivory, produced by Ismail Merchant, and with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, based on Henry James's novel by the same name. ... ... Films directed by James Ivory Screenplays by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala British drama fil... ... Films directed by James Ivory Screenplays by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala British drama fil...

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Norman Reilly Raine

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...d choice insults. Subsequently, Raine wrote many other screenplays, among them The Perfect Specimen, God's Country and the Woman, ... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...d choice insults. Subsequently, Raine wrote many other screenplays, among them The Perfect Specimen, God's Country and the Woman, ...

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Jeremy Brock

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...glish actor, producer, writer, fisher and director whose works include the screenplays Mrs. Brown, Driving Lessons, Last King of Scotland, and Charlot... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ...glish actor, producer, writer, fisher and director whose works include the screenplays Mrs. Brown, Driving Lessons, Last King of Scotland, and Charlot... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ...

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Martin Flavin

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...on 3 Plays 4 Screenplays 5 References ... ...nd the Corner (1936, produced on Broadway 1936) Screenplays The Big House (1930) (additional d... ...logue) Passion Flower (1930) (adaptation of novel by Kathleen Norris) Laughing Sinners (1931) (dialo... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis (declined) (1926) ...

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Paul Attanasio

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...BC crime drama Homicide: Life on the Street, for which he holds a 'Created by' credit.[5] In 1994 he wrote the Oscar-nominated screenplay adaptation f... ...ed screenplay adaptation for the drama Quiz Show. He would later write the screenplays for the thriller Disclosure,[4] the gangster movie Donnie Brasc... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... (1982) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ...2) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ...

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Alvin Sargent

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...rican screenwriter. He has won two Academy Awards in 1978 and 1981 for his screenplays of Julia and Ordinary People. His most popular contribution has... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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Abby Mann

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...s a writer also on many episodes.[5] His other writing credits include the screenplays for the television films The Marcus-Nelson Murders, The Atlanta... ... References ^ By RON WERTHEIMERPublished: February 23, 2002 (2002-02-23). "Ron Wertheimer... ...w York Times. Retrieved 2012-09-04.  ^ By JOHN J. O'CONNORPublished: September 11, 1992 (1992-09-11). "John J. O'C... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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Michael Wilson (writer)

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... 1, 1914 – April 9, 1978) was an American screenwriter who was blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studios during the era of McCarthyism for being a co... ...ies for magazines. Then, starting in 1941, he wrote or co-wrote twenty-two screenplays, several of which are legendary and considered some of the fine... ... 3.1 Films 3.2 Screenplays (unproduced) ... ...onsisted of William Boyd westerns. His career in Hollywood was interrupted by service with the United States Marine Corps during World War II. In 1945... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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Akiva Goldsman

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...ren. Goldsman's parents were occupied with their work, and Goldsman said, "By the time I was 10 or 12, I realized they had taken my parents away from ... ...Goldsman studied creative writing at New York University and began writing screenplays. In 1994, he wrote the screenplay that woul... ...d Goldsman to write The Client.[2] In the late 1990s, Akiva Goldsman wrote screenplays for A Time to Kill and Batman & Robin, which were considere... ...ewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10, by Marcus Luttrell. It tells the story of Luttrell's Navy SEAL team in 2005... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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James Hilton (novelist)

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...orizon and Goodbye, Mr. Chips. He also wrote Hollywood screenplays.[1] Contents ... ...id to have been inspired to write Lost Horizon, and to invent "Shangri-La" by reading the National Geographic Magazine articles of Joseph Rock, an Aus... ...rlands. Still living in Britain at the time, Hilton was perhaps influenced by the Tibetan travel articles of early travellers in Tibet whose writings ... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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Carl Foreman

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...and film producer who wrote the notable film High Noon. He was blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studio bosses in the 1950s. ... ...42 he was involved with writing three films but his career was interrupted by service in the United States military during World War II. Returning to ... ... was added to the award. In addition to his writing of screenplays, Carl Foreman produced ten films, including both producing, wri... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay

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... United States Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scienc... ...and Sciences Currently held by John Ridley 12 Years a Slave (... ...e also the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, a similar award for screenplays that are not adapted from elsewhere. ... ...n two consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, Alvin Sargent, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Alexander Payne and Michael Wilson. Payne won both aw... ... consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, Alvin Sargent, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Alexander Payne and Michael Wilson. Payne won both awards ... ...utive years), Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, Alvin Sargent, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Alexander Payne and Michael Wilson. Payne won both awards as part... ..., whose novels A Room with a View and Howards End resulted in two wins for Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. Larry McMurtry is the only person... ...se novels A Room with a View and Howards End resulted in two wins for Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. Larry McMurtry is the only person who ... ...oldman and the Coen brothers have won Oscars for both Original and Adapted Screenplays. Notable nominees Noted ...

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William Goldman

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... before turning to writing for film. He has won two Academy Awards for his screenplays, first for the western Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969... ... 4.2 Theatre (unproduced) 4.3 Screenplays (produced) 4.4 Scree... ...n Kander (also Oberlin and Columbia MA) and helped out Kander, a composer, by writing the libretto for his dissertation. All three later won separate ... ... for the movie,[16] a story that was excerpted in Vanity Fair.[17] Written By magazine conducted a thorough investigation of the screenplay's many dra... ... (1985) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ...5) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... (1991) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...1) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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Bernardo Bertolucci

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...ker Pier Paolo Pasolini publish his first novel, and Pasolini reciprocated by hiring Bertolucci as first assistant in Rome on Accattone (1961). ... ...g. In 1962, at the age of 22, he directed his first feature film, produced by Tonino Cervi with a screenplay by Pier Paolo Pasolini, called La commare... ...his wanting to branch out into other forms of cinema. Bertolucci wrote two screenplays. The first draft was written almost entirely as a political fil... ...er, producer and actor Bertolucci has also written many screenplays, both for his own films as well as for films directed by others... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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David Mamet

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... Review), The Winslow Boy (1999), and Oleanna (1994). This was accompanied by Homicide (1991) (nominated for the Palme d'Or at 1991 Cannes Film Festiv... ...en and Jeffrey Tambor. His drama Glengarry Glen Ross, in 1992, was adapted by Mamet into a film version which also received an Academy Award nominatio... ...n Academy Award nomination. Mamet has also written the screenplays for such films as The Verdict (1982), directed by Sidney Lumet,... ...uring the 1960s,” according to Deadline.com.[9] Mamet has also written the screenplays for such classic films as The Verdict (1982), directed by Sidne... ... (1982) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ...2) Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1983) ...

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Francis Ford Coppola

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...he first sequel to win the Academy Award for Best Picture. Highly regarded by critics, it brought him three more Academy Awards: Best Adapted Screenpl... ...ord Sunday Evening Hour, an hour-long concert music radio series sponsored by the Ford Motor Company.[8][9][10] Two years after Coppola's birth, his f... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ...Retrieved 2010-10-27.  ^ "101 Greatest Screenplays". Retrieved 2010-21-18.  ^... ...Patton featured in the Writers Guild of America, West list of 101 greatest screenplays ever.[117] Three of his films feature ...

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John Huston

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... 1987) was an American film director, screenwriter and actor. He wrote the screenplays for most of the 37 feature films he directed, many of which are... ...[his mother] was the central character. I always felt that John was ridden by witches. He seemed pursued by something destructive. If it wasn't his mo... ...ped out of high school after two years to become a professional boxer, and by age 15 was already a top-ranking amateur lightweight boxer in California... ...e screenplay. After this film, Huston would from then on direct all of his screenplays, except for one, Three Strangers (1946).[7] In 1942, he directe... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1986) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ... ... Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1992) ...

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