Paul H. Sloan
Date of Birth
Apr 16, 1893
Birth Place:
New York City, NY


Director Paul Sloane was no cinematic genius; his principal virtue was efficiency and productivity. A New York University graduate, Sloane accepted the confining post of screenwriter at the assembly-line Edison Studios in 1914, then moved on to more artistically satisfying work at Fox and especially Paramount. In 1925, Sloane became a director. One of his first assignments was the Richard Dix...