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David Newman
Birth: 1937
Death: Jun. 26, 2003

Acclaimed Screenwriter. He began his career as an editor working at Esquire Magazine alongside Robert Benton, who in 1967 helped him to write the screenplay for the film, "Bonnie And Clyde" (for which he was nominated for an Academy Award). He also wrote for the films, "Trampa De Fu Manchu" (2002), "Takedown" (2000), "Michael Jackson: Moonwalker" (1988), "Santa Claus" (1985), "Sheena" (1984), "Superman III" (1983), "Jinxed!" (1982), "Still Of The Night" (1982), "Superman II" (1980), "Superman: The Movie" (1978), "Oh! Calcutta!" (1972), "Bad Company" (1972), "What's Up, Doc?" (1972), and "There Was A Crooked Man" (1970). Also a producer he worked on the films, "Marie And Bruce" (2004-to be released then), "Off The Map" (2003), "The Secret Lives Of Dentists" (2002), "The R.O.T.O.R" (1989), and "He Who Rides A Tiger" (1965). (bio by: K) 

Cause of death: Stroke
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7631092
David Newman
Added by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
 
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Thank you for the memories. RIP!......
- a sincere fan
 Added: Jun. 26, 2013

- J.Sullivan
 Added: Sep. 11, 2012
Dear Mr. Newman: While we never met, I saw your wife, Leslie, and was with your Daughter, Cathy daily, for years. Knowing what a fine person Cathy was - even at that age - and the way she spoke of you (and how much she loved you and was proud of you), you...(Read more)
- U.N. Owen
 Added: Oct. 2, 2010
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