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Gordon Kahn (I) (1902–1962)


While blacklisted, came face to face with J. Edgar Hoover while leaving a restaurant bathroom.

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 1956 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- The Imposters (1956) ... (screenplay - as Norman Best)
 1949 Streets of San Francisco (story)
 1948 Whiplash (adaptation)
 1948 Ruthless (screenplay)
 1946 Her Kind of Man (screenplay)
 1946 Blonde Alibi (story)
 1945 Two O'Clock Courage (additional dialogue)
 1944 Lights of Old Santa Fe (original screenplay)
 1944 Song of Nevada (original screenplay)
 1944 Cowboy and the Senorita (screenplay)
 1942 Northwest Rangers (screenplay)
 1942 Apache Trail (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1942 Tarzan's New York Adventure (uncredited)
 1942 A Yank on the Burma Road (original screenplay)
 1941 World Premiere (story)
 1940 Wolf of New York (screenplay)
 1939 Mickey the Kid (screenplay)
 1939 S.O.S. Tidal Wave (writer)
 1939 Ex-Champ (story)
 1938 Newsboys' Home (story and screenplay)
 1938 I Stand Accused (original screenplay)
 1938 10th Ave Kid (original story) / (screenplay)
 1937 Mama Runs Wild (original story) / (screenplay)
 1937 The Sheik Steps Out (original screenplay)
 1937 Navy Blues (original screenplay)
 1935 The People's Enemy (screenplay)
 1935 Gigolette (screenplay) / (story)
 1934 The Crosby Case (story and scenario)
 1932 The Death Kiss (screen play)
 1931 X Marks the Spot (story and screenplay)

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Norman Best


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While blacklisted, came face to face with J. Edgar Hoover while leaving a restaurant bathroom.

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