Movies Written By William Faulkner

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

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This list includes almost all of William Faulkner's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies William Faulkner wrote in order to find out more about each individual William Faulkner film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these William Faulkner films. {#nodes}

  • Background to Danger
    George Raft, Brenda Marshall, Sydney Greenstreet
    • Released: 1943
    • Directed by: Raoul Walsh
    Joe Barton (George Raft) is an American intelligence agent working an undercover mission in Turkey during World War II. Turkey is neutral territory, but the Nazis are developing plans to take control ...more

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  • Drums Along the Mohawk
    Claudette Colbert, Henry Fonda, John Carradine
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: John Ford
    The year is 1776, and newlyweds Gilbert (Henry Fonda) and Lana Martin (Claudette Colbert) have decided to take up a rural lifestyle. However, following the onset of the American Revolutionary War, ...more

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  • Flesh
    Wallace Beery, Karen Morley, Ricardo Cortez
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: John Ford
    American crook Laura (Karen Morley) is released from jail in Germany and taken in by Polakai (Wallace Beery), a brutish but kind wrestler. Laura is grateful for Polakai's help -- and strapped for ...more
  • Gunga Din
    Cary Grant, Douglas Fairbanks, Victor McLaglen
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: George Stevens
    British army sergeants Ballantine (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.), Cutter (Cary Grant) and MacChesney (Victor McLaglen) serve in India during the 1880s, along with their native water-bearer, Gunga Din (Sam ...more
  • Land of the Pharaohs
    Jack Hawkins, Joan Collins, Dewey Martin
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: Howard Hawks
    Obsessed with his fate in the afterlife, the egotistical Pharaoh Khufu (Jack Hawkins) recruits oppressed architect Vashtar (James Robertson Justice) and forces him to design the most lavish and ...more

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  • Mildred Pierce
    Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Ann Blyth
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: Michael Curtiz
    When Mildred Pierce's (Joan Crawford) wealthy husband leaves her for another woman, Mildred decides to raise her two daughters on her own. Despite Mildred's financial successes in the restaurant ...more