Barry Morrow

Writer, Producer, Actor

Writer, Producer, Actor


Barry Morrow is an Emmy and Academy Award winning writer/producer best known for his original story and screenplay for the 1988 Best Picture, "Rain Man (1988)". Morrow's autobiographical story, "Bill (1981)", starring Dennis Quaid and the late Mickey Rooney, was hailed by the New York Times as Rooney's most enduring role in his 90 year career.
Birth date
1948-06-12
Awards
Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 5 nominations.

Known For


Rain Man
Rain Man
Writer (1988)
Bill
Bill
Writer (1981)
Race the Sun
Race the Sun
Writer (1996)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterAll You Ever Wished For
(written by)
2018
WriterRemember Sunday
(TV Movie) (teleplay)
2013
WriterMercy of the Sea
(writer)
2003
WriterRace the Sun
(written by)
1996
WriterGospa1995
WriterChristmas on Division Street
(TV Movie) (written by)
1991
WriterThe Karen Carpenter Story
(TV Movie) (written by)
1989
WriterQuiet Victory: The Charlie Wedemeyer Story
(TV Movie) (written by)
1988
WriterRain Man
(screenplay) / (story)
1988
WriterA Conspiracy of Love
(TV Movie)
1987
WriterBill: On His Own
(TV Movie) (written by)
1983
WriterBill
(TV Movie) (story)
1981
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Feeling of Greatness: The Moe Norman Story
(Documentary) (producer) (filming)
ProducerAll You Ever Wished For
(producer)
2018
ProducerBehind the Mask
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
1999
ProducerRace the Sun
(producer)
1996
ProducerSpurlos verschwunden - Wo ist meine Schwester?
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
1994
ProducerChristmas on Division Street
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
1991
ProducerSwitched at Birth
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer)
1991
RoleTitleYear
ActorChristmas on Division Street
(TV Movie) Homeless Person (uncredited)
1991
ActorBill: On His Own
(TV Movie) Narrator (voice, uncredited)
1983
ActorBill
(TV Movie) Narrator (voice, uncredited)
1981
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewScript to Screen
(TV Series) (Self - 1 episode) - Rain Man (2013) ... (Self)
2013
Miscellaneous CrewForbidden Kiss
(creative consultant)
2012
RoleTitleYear
DirectorAll You Ever Wished For
(directed by)
2018
RoleTitleYear
CinematographerA Friend Indeed: The Bill Sackter Story
(Documentary)
2008
RoleTitleYear
ThanksMarley
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2012
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Feeling of Greatness: The Moe Norman Story
(Documentary) (filming) Self
SelfA Friend Indeed: The Bill Sackter Story
(Documentary) Self
2008
SelfThe Real Rain Man
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
SelfLifting the Fog: A Look Into the Mysteries of Autism
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfThe Journey of Rain Man
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfThe 61st Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1989
SelfThe 34th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1982
SelfThe 39th Annual Golden Globe Awards
(TV Special) Self
1982