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Raymond Chandler

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Birth Name: Raymond Thornton Chandler

Born: 23 July 1888 Died: 26 March 1959

Country of origin: United States


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Description: Born on July 23, 1888, in Chicago, Illinois, Raymond Chandler went on to become a highly successful and influential crime novelist known for such works as The Big Sleep, Farewell, My Lovely and The Long Goodbye, all of which were made into films. Chandler was also a Hollywood screenwriter, receiving Academy Award nominations for his work on Double Indemnity and The Blue Dahlia. He died in La Jolla, California, on March 26, 1959. Raymond Chandler was born on July 23, 1888, in Chicago, Illinois. Upon his parents' divorce, he relocated with his mother to South London, England and starting in 1900 attended the Dulwich School, eve ... (more)
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3. The Big Sleep (1946)
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1. The Big Sleep (1988)
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4. The High Window (1988)
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2. Poodle Springs (1998)
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5. Climax! (1954)
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7.3
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1. Omnibus (1967)
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Oscars 1945 Winners (My Version) (24 movies items)

"Best Adapted Screenplay! Winner: Raymond Chandler and Billy Wilder, Double Indemnity! Nominees: John L. Balderston, Walter Reisch and John Van Druten - Gaslight Frank Butler and Frank Cavett - Going My Way Jay Dratler, Samuel Hoffenstein and Elizabeth Reinhardt - Laura Irving Brecher and Fred F. Finklehoffe - Meet Me in St. Louis"



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