Eleanore Griffin


Though she penned and co-penned scripts for over 30 years, Eleanore Griffin is best remembered for having co-written the heartwarming script to Boystown (1938), the true story of a forward-thinking priest who launches a reformatory for troubled boys. The script won both Griffin and Dore Schary an Oscar. Griffin began writing screenplays in 1937 and over… More


Eleanore Griffin Videos

Boys Town
3 minutes 12 seconds
A Man Called Peter
2 minutes 21 seconds
Only Angels Have Wings
3 minutes 46 seconds

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