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Henry Ephron

Highest Rated: 100% Desk Set (1957)

Lowest Rated: 60% Captain Newman, M.D. (1963)

Birthday: May 26, 1911

Birthplace: Bronx, New York, USA

Playwright turned screenwriter and producer, known for his teaming with wife Phoebe Wolkind. Among his credits as a screenwriter are Henry King's "Carousel" (1956), which also marked the start of his producing career, and the Walter Lang films "There's No Business Like Show Business" (1954) and the Tracy/Hepburn classic "Desk Set" (1957). Ephron's final screenplay "Captain Newman, M.D." (1963) received an Oscar nomination for best screenplay adaptation. He was the father of screenwriter/director Nora Ephron.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
60% 68% Captain Newman, M.D. Screenwriter - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Certain Smile Producer - 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sing, Boy, Sing Director - 1958
100% 84% Desk Set Screenwriter,
Producer
- 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Best Things in Life Are Free Producer - 1956
83% 61% Carousel Producer,
Screenwriter
- 1956
No Score Yet 66% Daddy Long Legs Writer - 1955
No Score Yet 76% Belles on Their Toes Screenwriter - 1952

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