Gordon Cotler
Pseudonym: Alex Gordon

Gordon Cotler was born in The Bronx, New York. He was an author and television scriptwriter. Two of his novels were made into movies: The Bottletop Affair was adapted into the 1962 movie The Horizontal Lieutenant, and The Cipher was adapted into the 1966 movie Arabesque. He also wrote under the pseudonym 'Alex Gordon'.


Titles and year of publication:  

 1) The Bottletop Affair (Also published as: The Horizontal Lieutenant [1962])  1959
 2) Mission in Black  1967
 3) Shooting Script  1992
 4) Prime Candidate  1996
 5) The Artist's Proof  1997
As 'Alex Gordon'
 1) The Cipher  1961