Paul Gangelin

Biography

American screenwriter Paul Gangelin inaugurated his Hollywood career in the late-silent era. Gangelin's output leaned towards the melodramatic, as indicated by Hell's House (1932), Tarzan's Secret Treasure (1942) and The Scarlet Claw(1944), the last-named film is arguably the best of Universal's "Sherlock Holmes" series. He was also skilled at spoofery (The Boogey Man Will Get You) and western...