Richard H. Landau

    February 21, 1914 September 18, 1993 • 79 y.o. (110)

    Place of Birth Astoria, Queens, New York City, New York, USA
    Career 1943 — 1986
    Genres Drama, Adventure, Action
    Zodiac sign pisces

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    Title Ratings: 6.14
    My Ratings:
    • Drama 19%
    • Sci-Fi 16%
    • Action 13%
    • Crime 10%
    • Adventure 6%
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                                  Writer — 88

                                  1986
                                  1
                                  1986 — (story)

                                  Drama, 1 hr 33 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                  United States • Stuart Cooper

                                    1980
                                    2
                                    1980 — (executive story consultant)

                                    Sci-Fi, Action, Crime, 1 hour
                                    United States • Rod Holcomb...

                                      1979
                                      3
                                      1979 — (story by)

                                      Sci-Fi, Action, 1 hr 38 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                      United States • Gary Nelson

                                        4
                                        1979 — 1981

                                        Comedy, 1 hour
                                        United States • Daniel Haller...

                                          1978
                                          5
                                          1978 — 1981

                                          Drama, Romance, 1 hour
                                          United States • Larry Elikann...

                                            6
                                            1978 — (executive story consultant)

                                            Adventure, Drama, 1 hour
                                            United States • Alvin Ganzer...

                                              7
                                              1978 — 1982 — (story)

                                              Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, 43 min
                                              United States • Frank Orsatti...

                                                1975
                                                8
                                                1975 — 1978

                                                Action, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 30 min
                                                United States • John Peyser...

                                                  1974
                                                  9
                                                  1974 — 1975 — (creator)

                                                  Adventure, Drama, Family, 30 min
                                                  United States • Allen Baron...

                                                    10
                                                    1974 — 1975

                                                    Drama, 1 hour
                                                    United States • Lawrence Dobkin...

                                                      11
                                                      1974 — 1978 — (story)

                                                      Sci-Fi, Action, Crime, 1 hour
                                                      United States • Dick Moder...

                                                        1973
                                                        12
                                                        1973 — 1974

                                                        Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, 1 hr 30 min
                                                        United States • Lela Swift...

                                                          1972
                                                          13
                                                          1972 — 1973

                                                          Adventure, 1 hour
                                                          United States • Russ Mayberry...

                                                            14
                                                            1972 — 1976

                                                            Crime, Drama, 1 hour
                                                            United States • Phil Bondelli...

                                                              1971
                                                              15
                                                              1971 — 1976

                                                              Action, Crime, Drama, 1 hour
                                                              United States • George McCowan...

                                                                16
                                                                1971 — 1972

                                                                Action, Crime, Drama, 43 min
                                                                United States • Don McDougall...

                                                                  1970
                                                                  17
                                                                  1970 — 1971 — (story) (teleplay)

                                                                  Crime, Drama, 1 hour
                                                                  United States • Ralph Senensky...

                                                                    1969
                                                                    18
                                                                    1969 — 1973 — (created by)

                                                                    Drama, 1 hour
                                                                    United States • Jeffrey Hayden...

                                                                      1968
                                                                      19
                                                                      1968 — 1973

                                                                      Action, Crime, Drama, 1 hour
                                                                      United States • Gene Nelson...

                                                                        20
                                                                        1968 — 1971

                                                                        Adventure, Drama, Mystery, 1 hr 30 min
                                                                        United States • Barry Shear...

                                                                          21
                                                                          1968

                                                                          Action, Adventure, War, 1 hr 21 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                          United States • John Peyser

                                                                            1967
                                                                            22
                                                                            1967 — 1975

                                                                            Action, Crime, Drama, 52 min
                                                                            United States • Paul Krasny...

                                                                              23
                                                                              1967 — 1975 — (story)

                                                                              Crime, Drama, Mystery, 43 min
                                                                              United States • Don Weis...

                                                                                1966
                                                                                24
                                                                                1966 — 1969

                                                                                Crime, Drama, 22 min
                                                                                United States • George McCowan...

                                                                                  25
                                                                                  1966 — 1968 — (story) (teleplay)

                                                                                  Action, Adventure, Drama, 30 min
                                                                                  United States • John Peyser...

                                                                                    26
                                                                                    1966 — 1967

                                                                                    Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, 22 min
                                                                                    United States • Allen Reisner...

                                                                                      27
                                                                                      1966 — 1968

                                                                                      Action, Adventure, 1 hour
                                                                                      United States, Mexico • Alex Nicol...

                                                                                        1965
                                                                                        28
                                                                                        1965 — 1969 — (story)

                                                                                        Action, Adventure, Western, 50 min
                                                                                        United States • Irving J. Moore...

                                                                                          29
                                                                                          1965 — 1974

                                                                                          Crime, Drama, Mystery, 43 min
                                                                                          United States • Virgil W. Vogel...

                                                                                            30
                                                                                            1965

                                                                                            Western, 1 hr 12 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                            United States • Lesley Selander

                                                                                              1964
                                                                                              31
                                                                                              1964 — 1967

                                                                                              Drama, War, 1 hour
                                                                                              United States • Robert Douglas...

                                                                                                32
                                                                                                1964 — 1968

                                                                                                Sci-Fi, Adventure, 52 min
                                                                                                United States • Justus Addiss...

                                                                                                  1963
                                                                                                  33
                                                                                                  1963 — 1965 — (story by)

                                                                                                  Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, 51 min
                                                                                                  United States • Gerd Oswald...

                                                                                                    1962
                                                                                                    34
                                                                                                    1962 — 1963 — (teleplay)

                                                                                                    Action, War, Drama, 43 min
                                                                                                    United States • Charles R. Rondeau...

                                                                                                      35
                                                                                                      1962 — 1963

                                                                                                      Western, 43 min
                                                                                                      United States • Stuart Heisler...

                                                                                                        1961
                                                                                                        36
                                                                                                        1961 — 1966

                                                                                                        Drama, 1 hour
                                                                                                        United States • Leo Penn...

                                                                                                          37
                                                                                                          1961 — 1962 — (story)

                                                                                                          Drama, 1 hour
                                                                                                          United States • William Conrad...

                                                                                                            1960
                                                                                                            38
                                                                                                            1960 — 1962

                                                                                                            Drama, 1 hour
                                                                                                            United States • Charles R. Rondeau...

                                                                                                              39
                                                                                                              1960 — 1961 — (story) (teleplay)

                                                                                                              Crime, Drama, 30 min
                                                                                                              United States • Anton Leader...

                                                                                                                1959
                                                                                                                40
                                                                                                                1959 — 1963 — (teleplay) (story)

                                                                                                                Action, Adventure, Crime, 1 hour
                                                                                                                United States • Edward Dein...

                                                                                                                  41
                                                                                                                  1959 — 1962

                                                                                                                  Adventure, 1 hour
                                                                                                                  United States • Felix E. Feist...

                                                                                                                    42
                                                                                                                    1959 — 1973

                                                                                                                    Western, 49 min
                                                                                                                    United States • William F. Claxton...

                                                                                                                      43
                                                                                                                      1959

                                                                                                                      Action, Drama, Romance, 1 hr 52 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                      United States • Gordon Douglas

                                                                                                                        44
                                                                                                                        1959 — 1965 — (story) (teleplay)

                                                                                                                        Western, 50 min
                                                                                                                        United States • Thomas Carr...

                                                                                                                          1958
                                                                                                                          45
                                                                                                                          1958 — (story)

                                                                                                                          Drama, Music, Romance, 1 hr 20 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                          United States • Howard W. Koch

                                                                                                                            46
                                                                                                                            1958 — 1962 — (screenplay) (story) (writer)

                                                                                                                            Western, 1 hour
                                                                                                                            United States • Lee Sholem...

                                                                                                                              47
                                                                                                                              1958 — 1961

                                                                                                                              Western, 30 min
                                                                                                                              United States • Thomas Carr...

                                                                                                                                48
                                                                                                                                1958

                                                                                                                                Sci-Fi, Horror, 1 hr 23 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                United States • Howard W. Koch

                                                                                                                                  49
                                                                                                                                  1958

                                                                                                                                  Adventure, Drama, 1 hr 26 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                  United States • Howard W. Koch

                                                                                                                                    1957
                                                                                                                                    50
                                                                                                                                    1957 — 1959 — (story) (teleplay)

                                                                                                                                    Western, 30 min
                                                                                                                                    United States • Charles F. Haas...

                                                                                                                                      51
                                                                                                                                      1957 — (screenplay) (story)

                                                                                                                                      Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 9 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                      United States • William J. Hole Jr.

                                                                                                                                        52
                                                                                                                                        1957 — 1966

                                                                                                                                        Crime, Drama, Mystery, 43 min
                                                                                                                                        United States • Arthur Marks...

                                                                                                                                          53
                                                                                                                                          1957

                                                                                                                                          Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 15 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                          United States • Howard W. Koch

                                                                                                                                            54
                                                                                                                                            1957 — 1958 — (teleplay)

                                                                                                                                            Action, War, 30 min
                                                                                                                                            United States • Jean Yarbrough...

                                                                                                                                              55
                                                                                                                                              1957

                                                                                                                                              Horror, 1 hr 16 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                              United States • Reginald Le Borg

                                                                                                                                                1956
                                                                                                                                                56
                                                                                                                                                1956

                                                                                                                                                Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hour (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                United States • Don McDougall

                                                                                                                                                  57
                                                                                                                                                  1956

                                                                                                                                                  Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 10 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                  United States • Franklin Adreon

                                                                                                                                                    58
                                                                                                                                                    1956

                                                                                                                                                    Crime, Mystery, Thriller, 30 min
                                                                                                                                                    United States • Franklin Adreon...

                                                                                                                                                      59
                                                                                                                                                      1956 — (original story), uncredited

                                                                                                                                                      Crime, Drama, 1 hr 11 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                      United Kingdom, United States • Elmo Williams...

                                                                                                                                                        1955
                                                                                                                                                        60
                                                                                                                                                        1955 — 1959

                                                                                                                                                        Action, Crime, Drama, 30 min
                                                                                                                                                        United States • Jack Herzberg...

                                                                                                                                                          61
                                                                                                                                                          1955 — 1967

                                                                                                                                                          Drama, 1 hour
                                                                                                                                                          United Kingdom • Cyril Coke...

                                                                                                                                                            62
                                                                                                                                                            1955 — 1956 — (original story)

                                                                                                                                                            Drama, 22 min
                                                                                                                                                            United States • Sidney Lanfield...

                                                                                                                                                              63
                                                                                                                                                              1955

                                                                                                                                                              Sci-Fi, Horror, 1 hr 22 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                              United Kingdom, Japan • Val Guest

                                                                                                                                                                64
                                                                                                                                                                1955

                                                                                                                                                                Mystery, 59 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                United Kingdom • Montgomery Tully

                                                                                                                                                                  1954
                                                                                                                                                                  65
                                                                                                                                                                  1954

                                                                                                                                                                  Drama, Sport, 1 hr 19 min
                                                                                                                                                                  United Kingdom, United States • Terence Fisher

                                                                                                                                                                    66
                                                                                                                                                                    1954 — 1958

                                                                                                                                                                    Drama, 1 hour
                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Buzz Kulik...

                                                                                                                                                                      67
                                                                                                                                                                      1954

                                                                                                                                                                      Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 27 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                      United Kingdom • Terence Fisher

                                                                                                                                                                        1953
                                                                                                                                                                        68
                                                                                                                                                                        1953

                                                                                                                                                                        Drama, History, Romance, 1 hr 14 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                        United States • Reginald Le Borg

                                                                                                                                                                          69
                                                                                                                                                                          1953

                                                                                                                                                                          Western, 1 hr 13 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                          United States • Reginald Le Borg

                                                                                                                                                                            70
                                                                                                                                                                            1953

                                                                                                                                                                            Short, 11 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                            United States • Peter Ballbusch

                                                                                                                                                                              71
                                                                                                                                                                              1953

                                                                                                                                                                              Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 21 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                              United Kingdom • Reginald Le Borg

                                                                                                                                                                                72
                                                                                                                                                                                1953

                                                                                                                                                                                Short, Documentary, Biography, 11 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                United States • Peter Ballbusch

                                                                                                                                                                                  1952
                                                                                                                                                                                  73
                                                                                                                                                                                  1952

                                                                                                                                                                                  Sci-Fi, Thriller, 1 hr 16 min
                                                                                                                                                                                  United Kingdom, United States • Terence Fisher

                                                                                                                                                                                    74
                                                                                                                                                                                    1952 — 1957 — (story) (teleplay)

                                                                                                                                                                                    Drama, 30 min
                                                                                                                                                                                    United States • James Neilson...

                                                                                                                                                                                      75
                                                                                                                                                                                      1952

                                                                                                                                                                                      Crime, Drama, 1 hr 12 min
                                                                                                                                                                                      United Kingdom, United States • Terence Fisher

                                                                                                                                                                                        1951
                                                                                                                                                                                        76
                                                                                                                                                                                        1951

                                                                                                                                                                                        Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 14 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                        United States • William Berke

                                                                                                                                                                                          77
                                                                                                                                                                                          1951 — (story)

                                                                                                                                                                                          Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 13 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                          United States • Harold Daniels

                                                                                                                                                                                            78
                                                                                                                                                                                            1951

                                                                                                                                                                                            Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Adventure, 1 hr 23 min
                                                                                                                                                                                            United States • Sam Newfield

                                                                                                                                                                                              1950
                                                                                                                                                                                              79
                                                                                                                                                                                              1950 — 1956

                                                                                                                                                                                              Drama, 30 min
                                                                                                                                                                                              United States • Mark Stevens...

                                                                                                                                                                                                80
                                                                                                                                                                                                1950

                                                                                                                                                                                                Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 18 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                United States • Robert Florey

                                                                                                                                                                                                  1949
                                                                                                                                                                                                  81
                                                                                                                                                                                                  1949

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Drama, 1 hr 10 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                  United States • Sam Newfield

                                                                                                                                                                                                    82
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1949

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Film Noir, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 30 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Robert Florey

                                                                                                                                                                                                      1946
                                                                                                                                                                                                      83
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1946 — (original screenplay)

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Film Noir, Drama, 1 hr 5 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                      United States • George Sherman

                                                                                                                                                                                                        84
                                                                                                                                                                                                        1946 — (original screenplay)

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Comedy, 57 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                        United States • Reginald Le Borg

                                                                                                                                                                                                          1945
                                                                                                                                                                                                          85
                                                                                                                                                                                                          1945

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Drama, War, 1 hr 35 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                          United States • Edward Dmytryk

                                                                                                                                                                                                            1944
                                                                                                                                                                                                            86
                                                                                                                                                                                                            1944 — (original story by)

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Short, Crime, Drama, 21 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                            United States • Walter Hart...

                                                                                                                                                                                                              1943
                                                                                                                                                                                                              87
                                                                                                                                                                                                              1943

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Short, 10 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                              United States • Will Jason

                                                                                                                                                                                                                88
                                                                                                                                                                                                                1943

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Short, 11 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                United States • Sammy Lee

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Author — 3

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1957
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1957 — (original story by)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Horror, 1 hr 6 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  United States • Lee Sholem

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1947
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1947 — (adapted from original stories by)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Comedy, Drama, 1 hr 30 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Edwin L. Marin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1945
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1945 — (original story by)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Short, Drama, Crime, 19 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      United States • Joseph Losey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Producer — 5

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1974
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1974 — 1978

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sci-Fi, Action, Crime, 1 hour
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        United States • Dick Moder...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1969
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1969

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Romance, Western, 1 hr 39 min (in credits: Richard Landau)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Spain, United States • John Peyser

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1966
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1966 — 1968 — associate producer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Action, Adventure, Drama, 30 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            United States • John Peyser...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1965
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1965 — 1969 — associate producer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Action, Adventure, Western, 50 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              United States • Irving J. Moore...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                1965 — 1966 — associate producer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Western, 22 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                United States • Nathan Juran...

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