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Joseph L. Mankiewicz

1909-02-11 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

Image of Joseph L. Mankiewicz


Joseph Leo Mankiewicz was an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. Mankiewicz had a long Hollywood career and is best known as the writer-director of the Oscar-winning All About Eve (1950). He was brother to screenwriter and drama critic Herman J. Mankiewicz who also won an Oscar for co-writing Citizen Kane (1941).


Backstory: 'All About Eve' Self (archive footage) 2000-09-09
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker Self 1991-10-28
Night of 100 Stars III Self 1990-05-21
Hello Actors Studio Self 1988-11-09
In from the Cold? A Portrait of Richard Burton Self 1988-09-20
W.C. Fields: Straight Up Self 1986-01-02
The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Self 1986-03-09
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Self 1985-03-03
All About Mankiewicz Self 1983-12-31
Bette Davis: The Benevolent Volcano Self 1983-11-02
The Screen Director Self (archive footage) (uncredited) 1951-03-12
Woman Trap Reporter (as Joseph Mankiewicz) 1929-09-28