John Twist

John Twist (July 14, 1898 – February 11, 1976) was an American screenwriter whose career spanned four decades.

John Twist
Born(1898-07-14)July 14, 1898
DiedFebruary 11, 1976(1976-02-11) (aged 77)
OccupationScreenwriter
Years active1927-1965

Born John Stuart Twist in Albany, Missouri, he began his career in the silent film era, providing the story for such films as Breed of Courage, Blockade, and The Big Diamond Robbery. He earned his first screenwriting credit for The Yellowback in 1929. Twist died in Beverly Hills, California.

FilmographyEdit

External linksEdit