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Charles Lederer

Highest Rated: 100% Ride the Pink Horse (1947)

Lowest Rated: 48% Ocean's Eleven (1960)

Birthday: Dec 31, 1906

Birthplace: Not Available

Former journalist who turned to screenwriting in the early 1930s and often worked in collaboration with Ben Hecht (e.g., "His Girl Friday" 1940, "Kiss of Death" 1947). Lederer's scripts were noted for their sharp wit. The son of theatre producer George W. Lederer and nephew of actress Marion Davies, Lederer married Orson Welles' former wife Virginia Nicholson in 1940, and actress Anne Shirley in 1949.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
68% 37% Kiss of Death Writer $14.7M 1995
68% 73% Mutiny on the Bounty Writer - 1962
48% 81% Ocean's Eleven Screenwriter - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Never Steal Anything Small Director - 1959
85% 75% The Spirit of St. Louis Writer (Adaptation) - 1957
57% 47% Kismet Screenwriter - 1955
98% 83% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Writer - 1953
88% 67% Monkey Business Screenwriter - 1952
89% 73% The Thing Screenwriter - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet On the Loose Director - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wabash Avenue Screenwriter - 1950
76% 72% I Was a Male War Bride Writer - 1949
100% 85% Ride the Pink Horse Writer (Screenplay) - 1947
88% 75% Kiss of Death Writer - 1947
No Score Yet 62% Slightly Dangerous Screenwriter - 1943
No Score Yet 0% Fingers at the Window Director - 1942
No Score Yet 50% Comrade X Screenwriter - 1940
98% 90% His Girl Friday Writer - 1940
100% 82% I Love You Again Screenwriter - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cock of the Air Screenwriter - 1932

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