Samuel Hoffenstein

Bio: Born in Russia to Lithuanian parents, Samuel Hoffenstein emigrated to the U.S. in his teens. Hoffenstein served as drama critic for the New York Evening Sun before embarking upon a screenwriting career in Hollywood. His first stop was at Paramount, where he earned an Academy Award nomination for his 1931 adaptation of Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde. Loaned to RKO in… More


Samuel Hoffenstein Videos

2 minutes 31 seconds
Flesh And Fantasy
2 minutes 4 seconds
The Phantom Of The Opera
1 minutes 44 seconds
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Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde
4 minutes 42 seconds

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