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Lorre, Peter

Overview
Works: 762 works in 2,053 publications in 8 languages and 36,108 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Spy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Director, Scenarist, Creator, Other, Author of screenplay, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Peter Lorre
The Maltese falcon by John Huston ( Visual )
93 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,781 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 )
68 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace by Frank Capra ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,534 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 )
181 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,308 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 )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 1,151 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 )
78 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,114 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 to be rich with uranium deposits
M by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
89 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychopathic murderer of young girls terrorizes a German city, causing public hysteria and intense police investigations, which, in turn, disrupt organized crime. The contrasting worlds of the police and the underworld are exposed as they both resolve to hunt, capture, and try the Mörder
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,038 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
M ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in German and held by 1,001 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
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
114 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An espionage thriller set in Geneva, seasoned with romance. Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband & wife in an attempt to eliminate an agent for the Central Powers
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope ( Visual )
79 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 972 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 )
19 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Nemo guides the submarine Nautilus on a memorable voyage below the seven seas
Silk stockings by Cole Porter ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stern lady communist comes to Paris to retrieve three wayward comrades and a Russian composer, but instead warms up to capitalist attractions
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Alfred Hitchcock presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 360 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 347 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!
Fritz Lang's M ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1931 and 2004 in German and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama based on the actual case of the Dusseldorf murderer, recounting the hunt by the law and the underworld for a psychopathic murderer of young girls
Black angel ( Visual )
6 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 Edgar Allan Poe ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and German and held by 249 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
Tales of terror twice told tales ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side A. Tales of terror. This triple treat of terror is a three-episode treat dripping with murder, necrophilia, dementia, live burials, zombies and the terrifying performances of some of horror's greatest spooks. Side B. Twice told tales. It's spine-tingling terror ... in triplicate! Vincent Price dials up the depravity in this spellbinding trilogy of Nathaniel Hawthorne's "all-chiller" classics! Featuring "a demented genius! Poisonous plants! Oozing blood! (And) a corpse in a wedding gown." Twice told tales spins three diabolical nightmares of madness, mayhem and murder most foul!
 
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Alternative Names
Loewenstein, Ladislav
Loewenstein, Ladislav 1904-1964
Loewenstein, László
Loewenstein, Laszlo, 1904-1964
Loewenstein, Lazlo
Loewenstein, Lazlo, 1904-1964
Lorré, Peter 1904-1964
Löwenstein, László.
Löwenstein, László, 1904-1964
Languages
English (711)
German (123)
Spanish (17)
French (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
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