Tom Barry (screenwriter)

Tom Barry (July 31, 1885 – November 7, 1931) was a vaudeville sketch writer, playwright and screenwriter.[1][2] He was nominated for two Oscars for Best Screenplay, for In Old Arizona and The Valiant at the 2nd Academy Awards.[3]

Tom Barry
Hal Donahue

(1885-11-07)November 7, 1885
Kansas City, Missouri, US
Died7 November 1931(1931-11-07) (aged 46)
Los Angeles, California, US

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  1. ^ "In Old Arizona Thrilling Film". Prescott Evening Courier. 2 September 1929. p. 3. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  2. ^ "TOM BARRY, 47, DIES IN HOLLYWOOD, CAL.; Playwright andScreen Writer Succumbs to Heart Attack in His Hotel Quarters". New York Times. 9 November 1931. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  3. ^ "2nd Academy Awards Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Archived from the original on 2012-05-25. Retrieved 2015-01-16.

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