Jack Davies

Screenwriter
Jack Davies's talent for screenwriting gave him a Hollywood career. He was nominated for a BAFTA Award for "Doctor at Sea" in 1955. Following this honor, Davies penned the scripts for the comedy "An Alligator Named ... Read more »
Born: 11/25/1913 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Writer (19)

ffolkes 1980 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

ffolkes 1980 (Movie)

("Esther, Ruth and Jennifer") (Source Material (from novel))

Paper Tiger 1975 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Doctor in Trouble 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Monte Carlo or Bust! 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Doctor in Clover 1967 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Gambit 1967 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Crooks Anonymous 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Fast Lady 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Very Important Person 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

It Started in Naples 1960 (Movie)

(From Story)

High Flight 1957 (Movie)

(From Story)

An Alligator Named Daisy 1956 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Doctor at Sea 1954 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Happy Ever After 1954 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Happy Ever After 1954 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Bulldog Breed (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Early Bird (Movie)

(Screenwriter)
Editor (3)

Dracula 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Assistant Editor

Sheba Baby 1974 (Movie)

(Editor)

Melvin Purvis: G-Man (TV Show)

Assistant Editor
Actor (2)

Getting It On 1982 (Movie)

Party Guest (Actor)

Bad Education (Tv Show)

Actor
Producer (2)

Kicking It 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines 1965 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)
Sound (1)

Twisted Nerve 1969 (Movie)

(Sound)

Biography

Jack Davies's talent for screenwriting gave him a Hollywood career. He was nominated for a BAFTA Award for "Doctor at Sea" in 1955. Following this honor, Davies penned the scripts for the comedy "An Alligator Named Daisy" (1957) with Donald Sinden, the Ray Milland action flick "High Flight" (1958) and the comedy "It Started in Naples" (1960) with Clark Gable. He also appeared in the comedy "Crooks Anonymous" (1962) with Leslie Phillips. Davies was most recently credited in "Kicking It" (2008). In the seventies through the nineties, Davies lent his talents to projects like "Paper Tiger" with David Niven (1975), "ffolkes" with Roger Moore (1980) and "Getting It On" (1983). His credits also expanded to "Edtv" with Matthew McConaughey (1999). Davies passed away in June 1994 at the age of 81.

Relationships

John Davies

Son

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