Paul Dehn

Screenwriter, Lyricist, Playwright
Former critic who turned to stage writing and entered film in 1951, sharing a best original story Oscar with James Bernard for "Seven Days to Noon". Through the 1960s Dehn scripted several superior espionage films ... Read more »
Born: 11/04/1912 in Manchester, England, GB

Filmography

Writer (15)

Murder on the Orient Express 1974 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Battle For the Planet of the Apes 1973 (Movie)

(From Story)

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes 1972 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Escape From the Planet of the Apes 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Fragment of Fear 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Beneath the Planet of the Apes 1970 (Movie)

(From Story)

Beneath the Planet of the Apes 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Deadly Affair 1967 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Night of the Generals 1967 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Taming of the Shrew 1967 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold 1965 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Goldfinger 1964 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Orders to Kill 1957 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Seven Days to Noon 1950 (Movie)

(From Story)

On Such a Night (Movie)

(Screenwriter)
Music (3)

The Innocents 1961 (Movie)

lyrics("O Willow Waly") (Theme Lyrics)

I Am a Camera 1955 (Movie)

songs (Song)

Moulin Rouge 1953 (Movie)

lyrics (Theme Lyrics)
Producer (1)

Fragment of Fear 1971 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)

Biography

Former critic who turned to stage writing and entered film in 1951, sharing a best original story Oscar with James Bernard for "Seven Days to Noon". Through the 1960s Dehn scripted several superior espionage films, notably "Goldfinger" (1964), "The Spy Who Came in from the Cold" (1965) and "The Deadly Affair" (1967).

EDUCATION

University of Oxford

Oxford , England

Milestones

1951

Co-wrote first screenplay, "Seven Days to Noon"

1936

Began writing film criticism in London

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