He was a film critic with the New York Time, which eventually led to his screen-writing. He is mostly known for his westerns with John Ford.
[reviewing 'Show Boat' (1936)]: Universal's excellent screen transcription, preserving the Jerome Kern score and accepting Oscar Hammerstein's book and lyrics, is the pleasantest kind of proof that it was not merely one of the best musical shows of ...
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