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Russell Rouse

Highest Rated:   92% Pillow Talk (1959)
Lowest Rated:   18% The Oscar (1966)
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Screenwriter and director Russell Rouse is noted for his offbeat creativity and originality. As a screenwriter, he typically collaborated with producer Clarence Greene. Born in New York City, he is the son of early film pioneer Edwin Russell. He got his start in films working in the prop department of Paramount and from there began writing scripts. Among his better-known films from the '50s are the Oscar-nominated The Well (1951), a provocative look at small town racial tensions, and the lively romantic comedy Pillow Talk (1959) which earned Rouse and Greene an Oscar for Best Original Story.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Thunder In The Sun
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2012
No Score Yet The Caper of the Golden Bulls
  • Director
1967
18% The Oscar
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1966
92% Pillow Talk
  • Screenwriter
1959
No Score Yet House of Numbers
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
1957
No Score Yet The Fastest Gun Alive
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1956
No Score Yet New York Confidential
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1955
No Score Yet Wicked Woman
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Director
1953
No Score Yet The Thief
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
1952
No Score Yet The Well
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
1951
88% D.O.A.
  • Screenwriter
1950
No Score Yet The Town Went Wild
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
1944
No Score Yet Nothing but Trouble
  • Screenwriter
1944

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