The Worst Gifts in Our Favorite Holiday Films

On this IMDbrief, we break down the worst gifts ever given in our favorite holiday movies. For some great gift ideas, check out IMDb's Holiday Gift Guide, curated with the entertainment lover in mind!

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

(1957-1962)
(1975)
Good Times Writer
(1977)
(1965-1967)

Filmography

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 2017 Doc McStuffins (TV Series short) (1 episode)
 1988 Gleason: He's the Greatest (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (1988)
- Episode #1.25 (1988)
- Episode #1.24 (1988)
- Episode #1.23 (1988)
- Episode #1.22 (1988)
 1980 Joe's World (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Woman Painter (1980) ... (written by)
 1978 Rescue from Gilligan's Island (TV Movie) (written by)
 1978 Chico and the Man (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Peeping Tom (1978) ... (written by)
  Good Times (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode, 1977) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1977)
- Wheels (1977) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
 1976 Monster Squad (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Wizard (1976) ... (written by)
 1976 Big John, Little John (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Great Escape (1976) ... (written by - as Albert A. Schwartz)
  The Brady Bunch (TV Series) (written by - 13 episodes, 1969 - 1974) (story - 1 episode, 1971) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1971)
- Welcome Aboard (1974) ... (written by)
- Out of This World (1974) ... (written by)
- The Cincinnati Kids (1973) ... (written by)
- Try, Try Again (1973) ... (written by)
- Never Too Young (1973) ... (written by)
 1973 Dusty's Trail (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Then There Were Seven (1973) ... (written by)
- Duel for Daphne (1973) ... (written by)
 1969-1971 Here's Lucy (TV Series) (written by - 11 episodes)
- Lucy and Candid Camera (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy and the Celebrities (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy Goes Hawaiian: Part Two (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy Goes Hawaiian: Part One (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy and Carol Burnett (1971) ... (written by)
 1971 Julia (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Swing Low, Sweet Charity (1971) ... (written by)
  Petticoat Junction (TV Series) (written by - 25 episodes, 1965 - 1967) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1966)
- That's Max? (1967) ... (written by)
- Shoplifter at Shady Rest (1967) ... (written by)
- A Star Is Born? (1967) ... (written by)
- My Daughter the Secretary (1966) ... (written by)
- How Bugged Was My Valley (1966) ... (written by)
  Green Acres (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (story - 1 episode, 1965)
- His Honor (1967) ... (written by)
- Never Trust a Little Old Lady (1966) ... (written by)
- Lisa the Helpmate (1965) ... (story)
 1966 The Tammy Grimes Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Tammy Takes Las Vegas, or Vice Versa (1966) ... (written by)
 1965 Gilligan's Island (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Smile, You're on Mars Camera (1965) ... (written by)
- It's Magic (1965) ... (written by)
- Music Hath Charms (1965) ... (written by)
- Gilligan Meets Jungle Boy (1965) ... (written by)
 1964 My Living Doll (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1963 Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fishing (1963)
  The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series) (8 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (writer - 82 episodes, 1957 - 1962)
- Cauliflower Loses His Birds (1962) ... (writer)
- Freddie and the Daily Freeloader (1962) ... (writer)
- Best Man Blues (1962) ... (writer)
- Go, Van, Gogh (1962) ... (writer)
 1960 Red Skelton Timex Special (TV Special)
 1959 The Red Skelton Chevy Special (TV Special)
 1958 Dotto (TV Series) (creator)
 1956 Washington Square (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1956) ... (writer)
  The Milton Berle Show (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (written by - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1956)
- Episode #8.10 (1956) ... (writer)
- Episode #8.9 (1956) ... (written by)
- Episode #8.7 (1956) ... (writer)
- Episode #8.6 (1956) ... (writer)
- Episode #8.5 (1955) ... (writer)
 1955 A Connecticut Yankee (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1954 December Bride (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Veterinarian (1954)
  I Married Joan (TV Series) (1 episode, 1953) (writer - 1 episode, 1953)
- First Lie (1953)
- Brad's Moustache (1953) ... (writer)
 1953 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Prowler (1953) ... (writer)
- Ralph's Diet (1953) ... (writer)
- Norton Moves In (1953) ... (writer)
- Hot Tips (1953) ... (writer)
- Lunch Box (1953) ... (writer)
 1952 Stars in the Eye (TV Special) (written by)
 1951-1952 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Episode #2.23 (1952) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.6 (1951) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.31 (1951) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.18 (1951) ... (written by)
 1951 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (1951) ... (writer)
 1950 Star Spangled Revue (TV Special)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1930s) Radio: Writer for "The Bob Hope Show".

Alternate Names:

Albert A. Schwartz
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Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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