Frederic Raphael

Also Credited As:

Frederic Michael Raphael
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Biography

A prolific, British-educated writer, American-born Frederic Raphael had published seven novels, beginning with "Obligato" (1956), before making his first significant contribution to 1960s English cinema with the overlooked comedy, "Nothing But the Best" (1964), a biting look at a social climbing playboy (Alan Bates) who commits murder to get ahead in the world. He subsequently wrote original screenplays for John Schlesinger's character study …
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Job Title

Actor, Director, Writer

Born

14 August 1931

LATEST CREDITS

Frontiers

Actor

Women & Men: Stories of Seduction

Director ("Man in the Brooks Brothers Shirt" ), Screenplay ("Man in the Brooks Brothers Shirt" )

After the War

Writer

Oxbridge Blues

Writer

Coast to Coast

Writer, Source Material (From novel: "Coast to Coast" )

Picture Windows

Writer ("Armed Response" ), from story "Merce" (("Armed Response") )

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