Ben Hecht (1894 - 1964)


Books by Ben Hecht
Ben Hecht
A Child of the Century
New York 1954

Marilyn Monroe with Ben Hecht
My Story
2006

Ben Hecht
Von Chicago nach Hollywood, Erinnerungen an den amerikanischen Traum
Berlin 2009
Books on Ben Hecht
William McAdams
Ben Hecht, a Biography
New York, 1990

William MacAdams
Ben Hecht, The Man Behind the Legend
New York, 1988

Jeffrey Brown Martin
Ben Hecht, Hollywood Screenwriter
Ann Arbor, Mich, 1985
Books with substantial mentioning of Ben Hecht
Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 4. Writers and Production Artists
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Duane Byrge, Robert Milton Miller
The Screwball Comedy Films, A History and Filmography, 1934-1942
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1991
Books with an entry on Ben Hecht
Lloyd Hughes
The Rough Guide to Gangster Movies
London, 2005

David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Glenn Mitchell
The Marx Brothers Encyclopedia
London, 1996




Ben Hecht
* February 28, 1894 New York City, New York, USA
 April 18, 1964 New York City, New York, USA


Films

1974

The Front Page

1964

Circus World

1962

Billy Rose's Jumbo

1958

Queen of Outer Space

1957

A Farewell to Arms
Legend of the Lost

1956

The Iron Petticoat
Miracle in the Rain

1955

The Indian Fighter

1954

Living It Up
Ulisse

1952

Actor's and Sin
Monkey Business

1950

Where the Sidewalk Ends
Perfect Strangers

1949

Whirlpool

1948

The Miracle of the Bells

1947

Kiss of Death
The Paradine Case
Ride the Pink Horse

1946

Specter of the Rose
Notorious

1945

Spellbound
Watchtower over Tomorrow

1942

The Black Swan
China Girl
Tales of Manhattan

1941

Lydia

1940

Angels Over Broadway
Foreign Correspondent
Comrade X
His Girl Friday

1939

Lady of the Tropics
It's a Wonderful World
Wuthering Heights
Gunga Din

1938

The Goldwyn Follies

1937

Nothing Sacred

1936

Soak the Rich

1935

The Scoundrel
Once in a Blue Moon
The Florentine Dagger
Barbary Coast
Spring Tonic

1934

Crime Without Passion
Viva Villa!
Upperworld
Shoot the Works
Twentieth Century

1933

Design for Living
Hallelujah I'm a Bum
Topaze

1932

Scarface

1931

The Unholy Garden
The Front Page
Monkey Business

1930

Roadhouse Nights

1929

The Great Gabbo
The Unholy Night

1928

The Big Noise

1927

Underworld


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