Larry Gross

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Larry Gross
Born 1953 (age 62–63)
United States
Occupation Screenwriter, director, producer

Larry Gross (born 1953) is an American screenwriter, producer, and director.[1] Best known for his collaborations with Walter Hill, his credits include 48 Hrs.[1] (1982) Streets of Fire (1984),[2] and uncredited contributions to Ralph Bakshi's Cool World (1991). He won the 2004 Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the Sundance Film Festival for We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004). His criticism has appeared in Film Comment and Sight & Sound.[3]

Gross attended St Edmund Hall, Oxford and Bard College, from which he graduated in 1974. He later completed an MA in English at Columbia University (where he is currently an adjunct assistant professor of film) and graduate work in film studies at New York University.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Larry Gross". The New York Times. 
  2. ^ Maslin, Janet (June 1, 1984). "SCREEN: 'STREETS OF FIRE'". The New York Times. Retrieved 2007-05-17. 
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