Film Movies Written By John Steinbeck

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This is a list of films written by John Steinbeck, screenwriter. This list of movies written by John Steinbeck is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These John Steinbeck screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased John Steinbeck films are not included on this list. John Steinbeck has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular John Steinbeck films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

This list is made up of movies like Lifeboat and Viva Zapata!.

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This list includes almost all of John Steinbeck's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies John Steinbeck wrote in order to find out more about each individual John Steinbeck film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these John Steinbeck films. (5 items)
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La perla is a 1947 Mexican film by the acclaimed director Emilio Fernández. The story is based on the novella The Pearl by John Steinbeck, who also co-wrote the screenplay for the movie. In 2002, this film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant". ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Richard Anderson, Pedro Armendáriz, Alfonso Bedoya, Juan Garcia, Fernando Wagner, + more

Initial Release: 1947

Directed by: Emilio Fernández

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Lifeboat is an American drama thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock from a story by John Steinbeck. The film stars Tallulah Bankhead with William Bendix. Also in the cast are Walter Slezak, Mary Anderson and John Hodiak. Additional roles in the boat were from Henry Hull, Heather Angel, Hume Cronyn, and Canada Lee. It is set entirely on a lifeboat launched from a sinking passenger vessel following a World War II naval attack. The film is the first in Hitchcock's "limited-setting" films, the others being Rope, Dial M for Murder, and Rear Window. The film received Academy Award nominations for Best Director, Best Original Story and Best Cinematography – Black and White. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Tallulah Bankhead, Hume Cronyn, Heather Angel, William Bendix, John Hodiak, + more

Initial Release: 1944

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

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The Red Pony is a 1949 Western drama film based on one of John Steinbeck's short stories published in the 1930s under the title The Red Pony. Steinbeck also wrote the screenplay for this film. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Robert Mitchum, Myrna Loy, Beau Bridges, Margaret Hamilton, nm0129894, + more

Initial Release: 1949

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

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Tortilla Flat is a 1942 film with Spencer Tracy, Hedy Lamarr, John Garfield, Frank Morgan, Akim Tamiroff, and Sheldon Leonard based on the novel by John Steinbeck. It was directed by Victor Fleming. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Hedy Lamarr, Spencer Tracy, John Garfield, Frank Morgan, Akim Tamiroff

Initial Release: 1942

Directed by: Victor Fleming

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