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Encyclopedia > Robert Alan Aurthur

Robert Alan Aurther (1922-1978) was an American screenwriter, director and TV producer. Screenwriters, scenarists or script writers, are authors who write the screenplays from which movies and television programs are made. ... Look up director in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Look up producer in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...

Robert Alan Arthuer's first contribution was as a producer in respect of Goodyear Televison Playhouse in 1951.

He is however, better known as a writer, with numerous screenwriting credits from the early 1950's onward.

Subsquent to his TV work, he directed The Lost Man(1969) a production n which also acted as writer.

He was also responsible for All That Jazz(1979) which he wrote, and until his death in 1978 acted as producer on. All That Jazz is a 1979 musical film and semi-autobiographical fantasy by and about Bob Fosse. ...

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All That Jazz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (338 words)
Fosse was inspired by his own manic effort to edit his movie Lenny (about Lenny Bruce) while simultaneously staging his musical Pippin.
It was written by Robert Alan Arthur and Fosse, and directed by Fosse.
An odd tribute to show business, sex and death, All That Jazz was nominated for several Oscars, winning for Art Direction, stage direction, best costume, Best Editing (Alan Heim) and original score.
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