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Lorre, Peter

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The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

84 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

80 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
M by Fritz Lang( Visual )

181 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a serial killer is stalking the children of the city, everyone, including the criminal underworld, wants to see him brought down. The story is based on the Düsseldorf child murders of 1929
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra( Visual )

32 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

180 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary British couple vacationing in Switzerland suddenly find themselves embroiled in a case of international intrigue when their daughter is kidnapped by spies plotting a political assassination. This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniacal Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine
Beat the devil by John Huston( Visual )

80 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An offbeat tale of adventure and suspense involving the passengers on a steamer who attempt to outfox each other for illegal control of a parcel of land believed believed to be rich with uranium deposits
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

116 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An espionage thriller set in Geneva, seasoned with romance. Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband and wife in an attempt to eliminate an agent for the Central Powers
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope( Visual )

73 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of detective stories, baby photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A science-fiction adventure story about a misguided scientific genius who permits three survivors of a destroyed frigate to accompany him and his crew on an undersea trip around the world in the Nautilus, a powerful, awe-inspiring submarine which he designed and built. Time: 1868
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Griffin (Rains) is an English scientist who has been experimenting with a drug called monocaine which, he finds, has made his entire body invisible. He goes to the small village of Ipping, wrapped in bandages and wearing dark glasses, and takes a room at the local inn to continue his research in secret. This subsequently arouses the curiosity of the nosy locals. As Griffin continues his experiments, he begins to suffer from drug-induced megalomania, which eventually becomes full-blown madness. He begins to terrorize the countryside--first playing pranks, and then turning to murder"--Http://
Silk stockings by Cole Porter( Visual )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Greta Garbo comedy Ninotchka, music by Cole Porter. A lovely Soviet agent in Paris to rescue wayward comrades from the perils of champagne and capitalism meets a brash American who won't take 'nyet' for an answer
Tales of terror( Visual )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Price stars in all three episodes, including Morella, in which a man is haunted after blaming his young daughter for the death of his wife. In The black cat, a pair of illicit lovers are buried alive by a jealous husband, and in The case of M. Valdemar, a sorcerer's spell backfires when he sentences an innocent man to living hell."--Container
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Master of Suspense is back with more twists, turns, and things that go bump in the night
Mr. Moto's last warning( Visual )

32 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world teeters on the brink of war when a nefarious band of foreign saboteurs hatches a devastating plot to blow up the french fleet and blame it on the British!
Black angel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and German and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman tries to clear the name of her husband, accused of murdering his lover
The Raven by Roger Corman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and German and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craven is visited one night by a talking raven and learns that it is really his fellow magician, Dr. Bedlo, who has been transformed into a bird by the evil Scarabus. The raven further unravels the devious scheme of Craven's wife, who has tricked her husband into believing her dead so she could desert him for the comforts of Scarabus' wealth and power
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reunite with the 'Master of Suspense,' Alfred Hitchcock, for more of the series' mind-boggling twists and devious thrills. In the fifth season, delve into 38 stories of greed, larceny, revenge, and murder where every character holds a guilty secret and a misleading 'MacGuffin' lurks in every corner
Mad love by Karl Freund( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil-doll: A Devil's Island escapee poses as a toy shop worker, using secrets of miniaturizing human beings to do his bidding and exact his revenge on those who sent him to prison
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Alternative Names
Loewenstein, Ladislav

Loewenstein, Ladislav 1904-1964

Loewenstein, Lszl

Loewenstein, Lszl 1904-1964

Loewenstein, Lazlo

Lorr, Peter 1904-1964

Lwenstein, Lszl.

Lwenstein, Lszl 1904-1964

Peter Lorre aktor amerykański

Peter Lorre Amerikaans acteur

Peter Lorre attore ungherese

Peter Lorre Austrian actor

Pīters Lorre

Петер Лорре

Питър Лори

פיטר לורה

بيتر لور

پیتر لوری



CasablancaMFrank Capra's Arsenic and old laceThe man who knew too muchBeat the devilAround the world in 80 daysSecret agentMy favorite brunette