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Occupation  Screenwriter
Period  Vienna Secession
Role  Architect
Name  Joseph Hoffman
Years active  1935-1972 (film)

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Born  February 20, 1909New York, New York, United States
Died  May 7, 1956, Vienna, Austria
Education  University of Vienna, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
Structures  Stoclet Palace, Sanatorium Purkersdorf, Convalescent Home
Projects  Vienna Secession, Wiener Werkstatte
Similar People  Koloman Moser, Otto Wagner, Gustav Klimt, Carl Moll

Joseph Hoffman (1909–1997) was an American screenwriter. Mr. Hoffman was born February 20, 1909 in New York City. He began a distinguished career as a screenwriter when he came to the West Coast in the mid-‘30s and was installed as a junior screenwriter at 20th Century-Fox. He is credited with writing the story, dialogue or screenplay for 57 movies from the adaptation of "Your Uncle Dudley" in 1936 to screenwriter of "The King's Pirate" in 1967. Any listing of his screen credits illustrates the diversity of his writing talent including “swashbucklers”, comedies, mysteries and westerns. From the mid-'50's into the '60's, Mr. Hoffman wrote for episodic television including - "Leave it to Beaver", "My Three Sons", "The Smother's Brothers Show", "Bonanza", "The Virginian", "Family Affair", The Patty Duke Show" and many more. From 1954 on, he also worked as a Television Producer at Screen Gems on - "Colt 45", "Ford Television Theatre", "Michael Shayne, "Private Detective" and the "Audie Murphy" Series. He died in Los Angeles on May 25, 1997 at age 88.

Selected filmography

  • Charlie Chan's Secret (1935)
  • Country Gentlemen (1936)
  • Thank You, Jeeves! (1936)
  • Your Uncle Dudley (1936)
  • Damaged Goods (1936)
  • She's Got Everything (1937)
  • Jones Family in Hollywood (1937)
  • Pride of the Navy (1938)
  • Country Gentlemen (1938)
  • Safety in Numbers (1938)
  • Shadows Over Shanghai (1939)
  • That's My Gal (1940)
  • High Explosive (1940)
  • One Thrilling Night (1942)
  • Man with Two Lives (1942)
  • My Kingdom for a Cook (1943)
  • Carolina Blues (1944)
  • Racket Squad (1944)
  • Goodnight Sweetheart (1944)
  • Swing Fever (1945)
  • China Sky (1946)
  • And Baby Makes Three 1949
  • Buccaneer's Girl (1950)
  • Weekend With Father (1951)
  • City Beneath the Sea (1951)
  • No Room for the Groom (1952)
  • The Duel at Silver Creek (1952)
  • Against All Flags (1952)
  • Has Anybody Seen My Gal (1953)
  • Rails Into Laramie (1954)
  • Yankee Pasha (1954)
  • Tall Man Riding(1955)
  • Pier 5 Havana (1955)
  • Vice Raid (1956)
  • Chicago Syndicate (1959)
  • Kings Pirate (1967)
  • Sex and the Single Girl (1968)
  • References

    Joseph Hoffman Wikipedia


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