Friday, March 24, 2017

REMEMBERING PETER LORRE

Who died this date in 1964 - Courtesy of our friends at European Film Star Postcards - Peter Lorre (1904–1964, CLICK ON THE PHOTO) with his trademark large, popped eyes, his toothy grin and his raspy voice was an American actor of Jewish Austro-Hungarian descent. He was an international sensation as the psychopathic child murderer in Fritz Lang’s M (1931). He later became a popular actor in a two British Hitchcock films and in a series of Hollywood crime films and mysteries. Although he was frequently typecast as a sinister foreigner in the US, he also became the star of the successful Mr. Moto detective series.  READ MORE HERE http://filmstarpostcards.blogspot.nl/2014/02/peter-lorre.html

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  1. Peter Lorre was a great character actor! He was always a favorite of mine. (Rob)

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