Peter Lorre


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Noun1.Peter Lorre - United States actor (born in Hungary) noted for playing sinister roles (1904-1964)
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This is the backdrop of Fritz Lang's 1931 masterpiece, M, starring Peter Lorre in the role of the serial killer.
John Huston's directorial debut starred Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet and Peter Lorre.
It has been fifteen years since I first saw Fritz Lang's M for the first time, and still, after all these years, the hairs on my neck stick up and my hands get clammy if I hear even just a few notes of Edvard Grieg's "In the Hall of the Mountain King." It's probably one of the most sampled pieces in music history, and still all I can hearlike a long, hollow, interminable echois the sound of Peter Lorre whistling this tune all throughout M.
Peter Lorre also joined in the fun as the crew try to discover what is responsible for the mysterious disappearance of several ships.
One famous Hollywood character actor who visited Rookwood Hospital in the July of 1949 was Peter Lorre.
Irvin, a television historian, details the forgotten television pilots and short-lived series of 52 movie stars from 1948 to 1985, from those who wanted to continue their fame in a new medium after their movie careers slowed, but failed, to those who had some success in television, including Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, Gary Cooper, Joan Crawford, Bette Davis, Irene Dunne, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Jose Ferrer, Joan Fontaine, Susan Hayward, Buster Keaton, Alan Ladd, Hedy Lamarr, Janet Leigh, Peter Lorre, Myrna Loy, the Marx brothers, Ethel Merman, Maureen OAEHara, Anthony Perkins, Jane Russell, Barbara Stanwyck, Gloria Swanson, Shirley Temple, Orson Welles, Mae West, and Shelley Winters.
There was real potential for horror with Ruzomberok, the tiny team from the Slovak town famous as the birthplace of scary movie perennial Peter Lorre, defending deep and happy to concede 80 per cent possession to the home side.
Catherine Portugues' contribution makes a similar case for Peter Lorre, the Hungarian-born actor who fled to the United States during the years of Nazi persecution, changed his name and enjoyed a successful career as a character actor.
The Hollywood Forever Cemetery, founded in 1899 as the Hollywood Cemetery, houses the remains of Rudolph Valentino, Mickey Rooney, Douglas Fairbanks, Nelson Eddy, Peter Lorre, Janet Gaynor, and many more.
He was also the center of that great sci-fi movie 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea with Kirk Douglas, Peter Lorre and James Mason.
The film stars Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid; it also features Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt, Sydney Greenstreet, Peter Lorre, and Dooley Wilson.