Other Literary Forms

(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

In addition to his book of poetry, Want My Shepherd (1954), Howard Sackler wrote numerous screenplays, including Desert Padre (1950), Fear and Desire (1953), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1961), The Great White Hope (1970), Bugsy (1973), Gray Lady Down (1978; with James Whittaker and Frank P. Rosenberg), Jaws II (1978; with Carl Gottlieb and Dorothy Tristan), and Saint Jack (1979; with Paul Theroux and Peter Bogdanovich). The Nine O’Clock Mail was also televised, in 1965.