Film Screenwriters List of Conan the Barbarian Movie Writers

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This is a list of writers who wrote the film Conan the Barbarian. Often times there are multiple writers for a film like this, so here’s a list of everyone who wrote Conan the Barbarian. From the people who did re-writes on Conan the Barbarian to those who wrote the original screenplay for Conan the Barbarian, this is a list of everyone with a writing credit in the movie Conan the Barbarian. Examples of writers on this list include Oliver Stone and John Milius.

This list answers the questions, "Who wrote Conan the Barbarian?" and "Which writers wrote Conan the Barbarian?"
John Milius is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Conan the Barbarian Movie Writers
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John Frederick Milius is an American screenwriter, director, and producer of motion pictures. He was one of the writers for the first two Dirty Harry films, received an Academy Award nomination as screenwriter of Apocalypse Now, and wrote and directed The Wind and the Lion, Conan the Barbarian and Red Dawn. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 73

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Films Written: Jeremiah Johnson, Red Dawn, Evel Knievel, Jornada del Muerte, The Wind and the Lion, + more

Subjects: Surfing, Cold War, Serial killer, Theodore Roosevelt, Spanish–American War, + more

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#27 on The Best Directors Never Nominated for Oscars

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Joshua Oppenheimer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Conan the Barbarian Movie Writers
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Joshua Oppenheimer is a screenwriter, actor and film producer. ...more on Wikipedia

Films Written: Voltron, Conan the Barbarian, A Sound of Thunder, Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, Airborn the Movie, + more

Subjects: Time travel

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Oliver Stone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Conan the Barbarian Movie Writers
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William Oliver Stone is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and military veteran. Stone came to public prominence between the mid-1980s and the early 1990s for writing and directing a series of films about the Vietnam War, in which he had participated as an infantry soldier. Many of Stone's films focus on controversial American political and cultural issues and conspiracies during the late 20th century and early 21st century. Stone's films often combine different camera and film formats within a single scene as evidenced in JFK, Natural Born Killers, and Nixon. Stone has received three Academy Awards for his work on the films Midnight Express, Platoon, and Born on the Fourth of ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Films Written: Born on the Fourth of July, Postcards from the Edge, Midnight Express, Nixon, Singularity, + more

Subjects: Finance, Posttraumatic stress disorder, Cover-up, Salvadoran Civil War, Paraplegia, + more

Also Ranked

#29 on The Greatest Living Directors, Ranked

#58 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#85 on The Most Beloved US Veterans

#15 on The Most Overrated Directors of All Time

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Robert E. Howard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Conan the Barbarian Movie Writers
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Robert Ervin Howard was an American author who wrote pulp fiction in a diverse range of genres. He is well known for his character Conan the Barbarian and is regarded as the father of the sword and sorcery subgenre. Howard was born and raised in the state of Texas. He spent most of his life in the town of Cross Plains with some time spent in nearby Brownwood. A bookish and intellectual child, he was also a fan of boxing and spent some time in his late teens bodybuilding, eventually taking up amateur boxing. From the age of nine he dreamed of becoming a writer of adventure fiction but did not have real success until he was 23. Thereafter, until his death at the age of 30 by suicide, Howard's ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 30 (1906-1936)

Birthplace: Peaster, Texas, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Films Written: Conan the Barbarian, Kull the Conqueror, Red Sonja

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#26 on The All-Time Greatest Horror Writers

#79 on The Best Science-Fiction Authors

#18 on The Best Fantasy Authors

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