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I suppose they're like the I.R.S. You move once and they never send you your refund check. ---->>>

I did all my directing when I wrote the screenplay. It was probably harder for a regular director. He probably had to read the script the night before shooting started. ---->>>

You can't go around the theatres handing out cards saying, 'It isn't my fault'. You go onto the next one. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: August 29, 1898
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Die: 09-06, 1959
Occupation: Writer
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Preston Sturges (; born Edmund Preston Biden; August 29, 1898 – August 6, 1959) was an American playwright, screenwriter, and film director. In 1941, he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the film The Great McGinty, his first of three nominations in the category. Sturges took the screwball comedy format of the 1930s to another level, writing dialogue that, heard today, is often surprisingly naturalistic, mature, and ahead of its time, despite the farcical situations (wikipedia)