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John Howard Lawson

John Howard Lawson

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Also Known As: Died: August 12, 1977
Born: September 25, 1894 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Hollywood Ten, The (1950) as Himself
2.
Heart of Spain (1937) as Commentary
Documentary on Loyalist Spain.

Writer (feature film)

3.
The Careless Years (1957) as Screenwriter
A rich girl and her poor boyfriend flee to Mexico to escape family disapproval.
4.
Hollywood Ten, The (1950) as Screenwriter
5.
Smash Up--The Story of a Woman (1947) as Screenwriter
A singer''''s wife turns to the bottle when she fears she''''s lost her husband to success.
6.
Counter-Attack (1945) as Screenwriter
Two Russians fight to escape the seven Nazi soldiers trapped with them in a bombed building.
7.
Sahara (1943) as Screenwriter
An international platoon fights off Nazis in World War II Africa.
8.
Action in the North Atlantic (1943) as Screenwriter
A Merchant Marine crew fights off enemy attacks at the start of World War II.
9.
Earthbound (1940) as Screenwriter
Nick and Ellen's second honeymoon in Switzerland is interrupted when he is called back to Paris on business. But it turns out to be funny-business when he discovers his ex-mistress Linda sent him the telegram. Nick spurns her, leading her to shoot and kill him. His ghost cannot rest, though, since Linda's husband Jeff is arrested for the crime and tried. Nick hovers over Ellen guiding her to the evidence that will clear Jeff and convict Linda, at which point he can rest at peace.
10.
Four Sons (1940) as Orig scr
A Czech family is torn apart by violence and political conflicts during the rise of Nazi Germany in this 1940 drama. Frau Bernie's four sons all choose different paths: pro-Czech, pro-Nazi, and toward America. The mother becomes an eyewitness to tragedy as she begins to lose her sons to the war. Based on the 1928 film of the same name, which was set during World War I.
11.
They Shall Have Music (1939) as Screenwriter
A runaway tries to help the students at a school for musical prodigies.
12.
Algiers (1938) as Screenwriter
A thief on the run from the law risks his life for love.
13.
Blockade (1938) as Orig scr
A Spanish peasant caught up in the Civil War falls for a Russian spy''''s daughter.
14.
Adventure in Manhattan (1936) as Adaptation
A hotshot reporter and a temperamental actress clash when he investigates the backer of her latest show.
15.
Party Wire (1935) as Screenwriter
When a small-town girl's boyfriend leaves in disgrace, gossips spread false reports of her pregnancy.
16.
Success at Any Price (1934) as Screenwriter
A young man ruthlessly climbs the corporate ladder only to attempt suicide when the stock market crashes.
17.
Treasure Island (1934) as Contr to trmt
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a young boy out to foil pirates and find a buried treasure.
18.
Goodbye Love (1933) as Scr and dial
19.
Bachelor Apartment (1931) as [Wrt] by
An honest working girl falls for a skirt-chasing playboy.
20.
Our Blushing Brides (1930) as Cont
Three roommates try to land rich husbands.
21.
Our Blushing Brides (1930) as Dial
Three roommates try to land rich husbands.
22.
The Sea Bat (1930) as Dial
Mexican fishermen enter a deadly competition to kill a sting ray.
23.
The Ship From Shanghai (1930) as Screenwriter
Raging storms and a crazed steward threaten the passengers on a South Pacific ship.
24.
The Sea Bat (1930) as Screenwriter
Mexican fishermen enter a deadly competition to kill a sting ray.
25.
Dynamite (1929) as Dial
A socialite marries a condemned man for money, only to learn he''''s been reprieved.
26.
The Pagan (1929) as Titles
A South Seas native falls for a white woman.
27.
Dream of Love (1928) as Titles
A duke has deposed Prince Mauritz's father, so Mauritz spends his time in affairs with a countess, the duke's wife and a gypsy girl Adrienne. Years later she is a famous actress in a play resembling the sad story of their earlier relationship. He falls in love with her again. The jealous duchess and the duke arrange to have him shot by firing squad but revolutionaries save him and make him King.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

28.
Boss' Son, The (1978)
Bobby Rose starts working on the delivery vans in his father's carpet factory. Included in his new group of work friends is a driver who is suspected of stealing. When an investigation into the crime starts, Bobby finds himself in the uncomfortable position of siding with his father and against his
29.
Cry, the Beloved Country (1952)
A South African minister travels to Johannesburg to find his missing son.

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