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Waldemar Young

Highest Rated: 100% Desire (1936)

Lowest Rated: 64% London After Midnight (1927)

Birthday: Jul 01, 1878

Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Waldemar Young was known for his creative screenwriting skills. Young earned a film writing career following such successful contributions to titles such as "Suds" (1920), "The Off-Shore Pirate" (1921) and the Lon Chaney crime feature "The Unholy Three" (1925). He also appeared in "The Black Bird" (1926), the Lon Chaney crime picture "The Unknown" (1927) and the crime flick "The Show" (1927) with John Gilbert. Toward the end of his career, Young wrote the horror flick "Island of Lost Souls" (1933) with Charles Laughton, the Claudette Colbert historical love story "Cleopatra" (1934) and the dramatic adaptation "Men in White" (1934) with Clark Gable. Young more recently wrote "Test Pilot" (1938). Young was Brigham Young's grandson. Young was married to Elizabeth Young. Young passed away in August 1938 at the age of 60.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
75% 67% Test Pilot Writer - 1938
100% 76% Desire Screenwriter - 1936
100% 50% The Plainsman Screenwriter - 1936
No Score Yet 64% Peter Ibbetson Screenwriter - 1935
No Score Yet 40% Men in White Screenwriter - 1934
88% 82% Island of Lost Souls Screenwriter - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sinners in the Sun Writer - 1932
100% 82% Love Me Tonight Writer - 1932
No Score Yet No Score Yet Penrod and Sam Writer - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ladies Love Brutes Screenwriter - 1930
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sally Screenwriter - 1929
64% 42% London After Midnight Writer - 1927
No Score Yet 31% The Blackbird Writer - 1926
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Mystic Writer - 1925
86% 78% The Unholy Three Writer - 1925
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Dixie Handicap Writer - 1924
No Score Yet No Score Yet Poisoned Paradise Screenwriter - 1924

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