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Fred F. Finklehoffe

Born: Feb 16, 1910

Death: Oct 5, 1977

Birthplace: Springfield

Profession: Film Producer

Nationality: United States

Fred F. Finklehoffe

Date of Birth : Feb 16, 1910
Date of Death : Oct 5, 1977
Birth Place : Springfield

Fred Franklin Finklehoffe was an American film writer and producer. He was educated at Virginia Military Institute where he met his writing partner John Cherry Monks, Jr.. Monks and Finklefhoffe wrote a play set at VMI in 1936, "Brother Rat", which was adapted into a 1938 film of the same name. A 1940 film sequel entitled Brother Rat and a Baby was also produced. Monks and Finklehoffe also wrote the MGM musical, Strike Up the Band. Finklehoffe was nominated for the 1944 Academy Award for Writing Adapted Screenplay with Irving Brecher for his work on Meet Me in St. Louis.


  • Film Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Television producer

Also known as

  • Fred Franklin Finklehoffe
  • F. F. Finkelhoffe
  • F.F. Finklehoffe
  • F. F. Finklehoffe
  • Fred Finklehoffe


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  • Carolyn Philips
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