Horton Foote (1916–2009)

Writer | Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) | The Trip to Bountiful (1985) | Tender Mercies (1983)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 6 nominations More »
BORN 
Mar 14, 1916 (died Mar 4, 2009)

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Past Film & Video (17 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for One Armed ManOne Armed Man (Short) Writer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Main StreetMain Street Writer  Less 2010 $10MM $3K / —
  • Primary photo for Fearful SymmetryFearful Symmetry (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for InfinityInfinity Thanks (for almost endless patience and concentration)  Less 1996 $195K / —
  • Primary photo for Of Mice and MenOf Mice and Men Writer (screenplay)  Less 1992 $5.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for ConvictsConvicts Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for CourtshipCourtship Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for On Valentine's DayOn Valentine's Day Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Trip to BountifulThe Trip to Bountiful Producer, Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1985 $7.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for 19181918 Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Tender MerciesTender Mercies Co-Producer, Writer  Less 1983 $8.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for TomorrowTomorrow Writer (play)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Hurry SundownHurry Sundown Writer  Less 1967 $4MM $9MM / —
  • Primary photo for The ChaseThe Chase Writer (play "The Chase")  Less 1966 $5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Baby the Rain Must FallBaby the Rain Must Fall Writer (play "The Travelling Lady"), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for To Kill a MockingbirdTo Kill a Mockingbird Writer (screenplay)  Less 1962 $2MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Storm FearStorm Fear Writer  Less 1955
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for BessieBessie (TV Movie) Writer (story)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Trip to BountifulThe Trip to Bountiful (TV Movie) Writer (based on his play), Writer (teleplay)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for AloneAlone (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Old ManOld Man (TV Movie) Writer (teleplay)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Lily DaleLily Dale (TV Movie) Old Horace (voice), Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Habitation of DragonsThe Habitation of Dragons (TV Movie) Writer (play), Writer (teleplay)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Civil WarThe Civil War (TV Mini-series) Jefferson Davis (9 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 9
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  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Barn BurningBarn Burning (TV Short) Writer (teleplay)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Displaced PersonThe Displaced Person (TV Movie) Writer (teleplay)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the MonthThe DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Writer (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Writer (adaptation) (1 episode, 1958), Writer (1 episode, 1960), Writer (written for television) (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1958–1960 3
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Writer (adaptation) (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
    • The Christmas Tie (Dec 16, 1956) Writer (adaptation) (segments: Drug Store, Sunday Noon)  Less
  • Primary photo for Playwrights '56Playwrights '56 (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Philco Television PlayhouseThe Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) Writer (5 episodes, 1953), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953–1954 6
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  • Primary photo for Goodyear Television PlayhouseGoodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) Writer (2 episodes, 1952), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1952–1953 3
  • Primary photo for The Gulf PlayhouseThe Gulf Playhouse (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1953), Writer (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 2
  • Primary photo for The Trip to BountifulThe Trip to Bountiful (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Story of Roger WilliamsThe Story of Roger Williams (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Writer (adapted by) (1 episode, 1951), Writer (1 episode, 1948), Writer (play) (1 episode, 1948)  Less 1948–1951 2
  • Primary photo for The Gabby Hayes ShowThe Gabby Hayes Show (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
Self (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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