Richard Brooks

Born May 18, 1912
  • Screenwriter, Film Director, Film Producer, Novelist
Richard Brooks was an American screenwriter, film director, novelist and occasional film producer. His outstanding works as director are Blackboard Jungle, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Elmer Gantry – for which he won an Academy Award for Best Writing – In Cold Blood and Looking for Mr. Goodbar.
Richard Brooks

Richard Brooks Stats

Nickname

: Ruben Sax, Reuben Sax

Profession

: Screenwriter, Film Director, Film Producer, Novelist

Ethnicity

: Jewish people

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: May 18, 1912

Place of Birth

: Philadelphia

Date of Death

: March 11, 1992

Place of Death

: Studio City

Cause of Death

: Heart failure
Appearances

Richard Brooks Film Roles

  1. To Sleep with Anger
  2. The Hidden

Richard Brooks Film Director

  1. $
  2. Battle Circus
  3. Blackboard Jungle
    Blackboard Jungle
  4. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
    Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
  5. In Cold Blood
    In Cold Blood
  6. Looking for Mr. Goodbar
  7. The Last Hunt
    The Last Hunt
  8. The Professionals
  9. The Catered Affair
    The Catered Affair
  10. Flame and the Flesh

Richard Brooks Film Producer

  1. In Cold Blood
    In Cold Blood
  2. The Professionals
  3. Wrong Is Right
  4. Bite the Bullet

Richard Brooks Books

  1. The producer