W.R. Burnett on AllMovie

W.R. Burnett
by Hal Erickson biography

filmography

Title Year Editors' Rating User Rating
Cool Breeze

Book Author

1972
1968
The Jackals

Screen Story

1967
Cairo

Book Author

1963
The Great Escape

Screenwriter

1963
Sergeants 3

Screenwriter

1962
1960
September Storm

Screenwriter

1960
1960
The Badlanders

Book Author

1958
Short Cut to Hell

Book Author, Screenwriter

1957
Accused of Murder

Book Author, Screenwriter

1956
Captain Lightfoot

Book Author, Screenwriter

1955
I Died a Thousand Times

Book Author, Screenwriter

1955
Illegal

Screenwriter

1955
Dangerous Mission

Screenwriter

1954
Arrowhead

Book Author

1953
Law and Order

Short Story Author

1953
Iron Man

Short Story Author

1951
The Racket

Screenwriter

1951
The Asphalt Jungle

Book Author

1950
Vendetta

Screenwriter

1950
Yellow Sky

Short Story Author

1948
Belle Starr's Daughter

Screenwriter

1947
Nobody Lives Forever

Book Author, Screenwriter

1946
San Antonio

Screenwriter

1945
1943
Background to Danger

Screenwriter

1943
Crash Dive

Screenwriter

1943
This Gun for Hire

Screenwriter

1942
Wake Island

Screenwriter

1942
Dance Hall

Book Author

1941
High Sierra

Book Author, Screenwriter

1941
The Get-Away

Screenwriter

1941
Law and Order

Book Author

1940
The Dark Command

Book Author

1940
King of the Underworld

Short Story Author

1939
1937
Wild West Days

Book Author

1937
Wine, Women and Horses

Short Story Author

1937
Thirty Six Hours to Kill

Short Story Author

1936
Dr. Socrates

Short Story Author

1935
The Whole Town's Talking

Short Story Author

1935
Dark Hazard

Book Author

1934
Law and Order

Book Author

1932
Scarface

Screenwriter

1932
The Beast of the City

Short Story Author

1932
Iron Man

Book Author

1931
The Finger Points

Screenwriter

1931
Little Caesar

Book Author

1930