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Irwin Shaw

  • Highest Rated: 93% The Talk of the Town (1942)
  • Lowest Rated: 43% War and Peace (1956)
  • Birthday: Feb 27, 1913
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Versatile writer Irwin Shaw has penned plays, novels, and screenplays. Born in Brooklyn to Russian immigrants, he began his career writing episodes for such radio series as "Dick Tracy." He made his debut as a playwright and screenwriter in 1936 and continued writing scripts alone or in collaboration until the early '60s. In 1948, Shaw earned international success with his novel The Young Lions.

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No Score Yet In The French Style Screenwriter 2011
No Score Yet George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Himself 1984
No Score Yet Desire Under the Elms Screenwriter 1958
No Score Yet Fire Down Below Screenwriter 1957
43% War and Peace Screenwriter 1956
No Score Yet Ulysses Screenwriter 1954
No Score Yet Un Acte d'Amour Screenwriter 1953
No Score Yet I Want You Screenwriter 1951
No Score Yet Commandos Strike at Dawn Screenwriter 1942
93% The Talk of the Town Screenwriter 1942
No Score Yet The Big Game Screenwriter 1936

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