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The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre

The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre
The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre Editorial review of The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre courtesy of Amazon.com  Often typecast as a menacing figure, Peter Lorre achieved Hollywood fame first as a featured player and later as a character actor, trademarking his screen performances with...
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Boris Karloff biography

Boris Karloff at his finest as the evil Dr. Scarabus in The Raven
William Henry Pratt (23 November 1887 — €œ 2 February 1969), better known by his stage name Boris Karloff, was an English  actor. He was widely known for his roles in horror films, particularly for his portrayal of Frankenstein’s monster in Frankenstein (1931),  Bride of Frankenstein (1935), and...
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Peter Cushing biography

Peter Cushing as Dr. Franck, Frankenstein's new alias -- and new body as well
Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE (26 May 1913 — €œ 11 August 1994) was an English actor and a BAFTA TV Award Best Actor winner in 1956. He is mainly known for his many appearances in Hammer Films, in which he played the sinister scientist Baron Frankenstein, Sherlock Holmes...
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Lon Chaney Jr. biography

Lon Chaney Jr. as the Wolf man
Lon Chaney, Jr. (February  10, 1906 — €œ July   12, 1973), born Creighton Tull Chaney, son of the iconic silent film actor Lon Chaney, was an American actor known for playing the titular role in the 1941 film The Wolf Man and its various crossovers, as well...
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Peter Lorre biography

M - directed by Fritz Lang, starring Peter Lorre
Peter Lorre biography (1904-1964) Peter Lorre caused an international sensation with his portrayal of a serial killer who preys on little girls in the German film M (1931). He later became a popular featured player in Hollywood crime films and mysteries (in particular with Humphrey Bogart and Sydney...
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Vincent Price biography

Vincent Price
Vincent Price biography (1911-1993) Vincent Leonard Price, Jr. (May 27, 1911 — €œ October 25, 1993) was an American actor, well known for his distinctive voice and serio-comic performances in a series of horror films made in the latter part of his career.
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Nan Grey

Nan Gray in Dracula's Daughter
Biography of Nan Grey (July 25, 1918 – July 25, 1993) Nan Grey was born Eschal Loleet Grey Miller on July 25, 1918 in Houston, Texas; on a vacation to Hollywood with her mother, a friend persuaded her to take a screen test, and she began a career...
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