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Jerome Cady


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Jerome Cady (1903 - 1948) was a Hollywood screenwriter.

What promised to be a lucrative and successful career as a film writer - graduating up from Charlie Chan movies in the late 30s to such well respected war films as Guadalcanal Diary (1943), a successful adaptation of Forever Amber (1947) and the police procedural Call Northside 777 (1948) - came to an abrupt end when he died of a ... more »

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  • It's true we Americans don't know very much about you Japanese and never did. And now I realize you know even less about us. You can kill us, all of us or part of us, but if you think that's going to ...
    Jerome Cady, U.S. screenwriter, and Lewis Milestone. Captain Ross (Dana Andrews), The Purple Heart, last words (1944).
  • ''Fear has nothing to do with cowardice. A fellow is only yellow when he lets his fear make him quit.''
    Jerome Cady, U.S. screenwriter, and Lewis Milestone. Captain Ross (Dana Andrews), The Purple Heart (1944).
  • ''Must I remind you that a chain is no stronger than its weakest link?''
    Jerome Cady, U.S. screenwriter, and Lewis Milestone. General Mitsubi (Richard Loo), The Purple Heart (1944).
  • ''We will win this war because we are willing to sacrifice 10,000,000 lives. How many lives is the White Man willing to sacrifice?''
    Jerome Cady, U.S. screenwriter, and Lewis Milestone. General Mitsubi (Richard Loo), The Purple Heart (1944).
  • ''It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.''
    Jerome Cady, U.S. screenwriter, and Lewis Milestone. General Mitsubi (Richard Loo), The Purple Heart (1944).
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