ROBERT WEINBACH began his film career in Spain as producer of “Platero & I” (based on the Nobel Prize winning book by Juan Ramon Jimenez}. Subsequently, he produced and co-authored two other films in Spain; “Hallucination” starring George Montgomery and “Blind Man’s Bluff” starring Boris Karloff, Jean PierreAumont and Viveca Lindfors. Returning to the United States, he produced “Tropic Heat” co-written by best-selling author, Robin Moore (“The Green Berets” and “The French Connection”).
In London, Mr. Weinbach co-authored and produced “The Mutations” (aka “The Freakmaker”) starring Donald Pleasence and Academy Award nominees, Tom Baker, Jill Haworth and Michael Dunn and directed by Academy Award and New York Film Critics winner, Jack Cardiff (“The Red Shoes”, “African Queen” and “Sons & Lovers”). Later, in the United States, Mr. Weinbach packaged and co-authored the screenplay for “Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff” based on the novel by Pulitzer Prize winning author, William Inge, starring AnneHeywood and Donald Pleasence.
Mr. Weinbach, president of Cyclone Productions, Inc., is a two time winner of the Houston International Film Festival Screenplay Competition. He lives in Los Angeles and is a Directors Guild and Writers Guild member.