James Poe

James Poe American Screenwriter

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James Poe was previously married to Barbara Steele (1969 - 1978).


American Screenwriter James Poe was born James Wilbur Poe on 4th October, 1921 in Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA and passed away on 24th Jan 1980 Los Angeles, CA, USA aged 58. He is most remembered for They Shoot Horses, Don't They?. His zodiac sign is Libra.

James Poe is a member of the following lists: American screenwriters, American screenwriter stubs and Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Award winners.


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First Name James
Last Name Poe
Full Name at Birth James Wilbur Poe
Alternative Name Jim
Age 58 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th October, 1921
Birthplace Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA
Died 24th January, 1980
Place of Death Los Angeles, CA, USA
Zodiac Sign Libra
Nationality American
High School Bronxville High School in Bronxville, NY
University St. John's College in Annapolis, MD
Occupation Text Screenwriter
Occupation Screenwriter
Claim to Fame They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

James Poe
(October 4, 1921 – January 24, 1980) was an American film and television screenwriter. He is best known for his work on the movies Around the World in 80 Days for which he jointly won an Academy Award in 1956, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Summer and Smoke, Lilies of the Field, and They Shoot Horses, Don't They?.

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James Poe58 LibraScreenwriter
Barbara Steele84 CapricornActress


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