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Alan Brown Le May (June 3, 1899 ... April 27, 1964) was an American novelist and screenplay writer.
Total Books: 48
He is most remembered for the novels upon which the motion pictures The Searchers (1956; with John Wayne) and The Unforgiven (1960; with Burt Lancaster and Audrey Hepburn) were based.
He also wrote or co-wrote the screenplays for Reap the Wild Wind (1942; with John Wayne and Paulette Goddard) and Blackbeard the Pirate (1952; with Robert Newton) and the novel for Along Came Jones (1945), a comedy in which Gary Cooper spoofed his "slow-talkin', slow-walkin'" cowboy persona, as well as a score of other screenplays and an assortment of novels and short stories. Le May also wrote and directed High Lonesome in 1950.