John L. Balderston - Rotten Tomatoes

John L. Balderston



American screenwriter John L. Balderston specialized in writing plays and horror and fantasy scripts for movies. Prior to this, he was a war correspondent in Europe during WW I, the editor of Outlook magazine, and a correspondent for the New York World. His stage plays Dracula and Frankenstein were both adapted into classic horror movies in 1931. Among the famous books he adapted to screen are Prisoner of Zenda (1937) and Gaslight (1944).

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
100% The Mummy
  • Screenwriter
1959
No Score Yet The Prisoner of Zenda
  • Screenwriter
1952
No Score Yet Red Planet Mars
  • Screenwriter
1952
No Score Yet I'll Never Forget You (The House in the Square) (Man of Two Worlds)
  • Screenwriter
1951
83% Gaslight
  • Screenwriter
1944
No Score Yet Stand By for Action
  • Screenwriter
1942
No Score Yet Smilin' Through
  • Screenwriter
1941
100% The Prisoner of Zenda
  • Screenwriter
1937
No Score Yet Beloved Enemy
  • Screenwriter
1937
No Score Yet The Amazing Quest of Ernest Bliss (The Amazing Adventure)(Romance and Riches)
  • Screenwriter
1937
No Score Yet The Man Who Changed His Mind
  • Screenwriter
1936
No Score Yet The Last of the Mohicans
  • Screenwriter
1936
100% Mad Love
  • Screenwriter
1935
100% The Bride of Frankenstein
  • Screenwriter
1935
100% The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
  • Screenwriter
1935
No Score Yet The Mystery of Edwin Drood
  • Screenwriter
1935
No Score Yet Berkeley Square
  • Screenwriter
1933
93% The Mummy
  • Screenwriter
1932
100% Frankenstein
  • Screenwriter
1931

Quotes from John L. Balderston's Characters

No quotes approved yet.