Tom Mankiewicz

Tom Mankiewicz

  • Highest Rated: 67% The Eagle Has Landed (1976)
  • Lowest Rated: 30% The Cassandra Crossing (1977)
  • Birthday: Jun 1, 1942
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Tom Mankiewicz came from a distinguished film family; his father, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was a renowned director (All About Eve) and his uncle, Herman Mankiewicz, was also a highly respected screenwriter (Citizen Kane). Following studies at the Exeter Academy and Yale, Mankiewicz worked as a production associate on a 1964 film, The Best Man. A few years later, he became a screenwriter. In the early '80s, he directed some episodes of the television series Hart to Hart, and in 1987 he directed his first feature film, Dragnet. Mankiewicz also worked as a script consultant on a few James Bond films and on two of the Superman films. He died of cancer in late July 2010, at age 68.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

No Score Yet Becoming John Ford Actor 2008
No Score Yet Taking The Heat Director 1993
44% Delirious Director 1991
No Score Yet Hot Pursuit Producer Executive Producer 1987
50% Dragnet Director Screenwriter 1987
64% Ladyhawke Screenwriter 1985
30% The Cassandra Crossing Screenwriter 1977
47% Mother, Jugs and Speed Producer Screenwriter 1976
67% The Eagle Has Landed Screenwriter 1976
45% The Man with the Golden Gun Screenwriter 1974
65% Live and Let Die Screenwriter 1973
65% Diamonds Are Forever Screenwriter 1971

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

82% Tales from the Crypt
1989-1996
Director Screenwriter
  • 1992
  • 1991

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