Peter Lorre

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Peter Lorre (26 June 1904 – 23 March 1964) was an Austrian-American actor frequently typecast as a sinister foreigner. He caused an international sensation in 1931 with his portrayal of a serial killer who preys on little girls in the German film M. Later he became a popular featured player in Hollywood crime films and mysteries, notably alongside Humphrey Bogart and Sydney Greenstreet, and as the star of the successful Mr. Moto detective series.

Most Popular Peter Lorre Trailers

Total trailers found: 84

Arsenic and Old Lace Trailer (1944)

23 September 1944

Mortimer Brewster is a newspaperman and author known for his diatribes against marriage. We watch him being married at city hall in the opening scene.

Casablanca Trailer (1942)

26 November 1942

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

Secret Agent Trailer (1936)

12 June 1936

After three British agents are assigned to assassinate a mysterious German spy during World War I, two of them become ambivalent when their duty to the mission conflicts with their consciences.

The Maltese Falcon Trailer (1941)

18 November 1941

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.

M Trailer (1931)

11 May 1931

A psychotic child murderer stalks a city. Despite an exhaustive investigation fueled by public hysteria and outcry, the police have been unable to find him.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Trailer (1954)

23 December 1954

A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo.

Around the World in Eighty Days Trailer (1956)

17 October 1956

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world.

The Man Who Knew Too Much Trailer (1934)

30 November 1934

A man and his wife receive a clue to an imminent assassination attempt, only to learn that their daughter has been kidnapped to keep them quiet.

The Raven Trailer (1963)

25 January 1963

A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help in this film loosely based on the Edgar Allen Poe poem.

Casino Royale Trailer (1954)

20 October 1954

An episode of the TV series "Climax!": American spy James Bond must outsmart card wiz and crime boss LeChiffre while monitoring his actions.

Tales of Terror Trailer (1962)

04 July 1962

Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved.

All Through the Night Trailer (1941)

02 December 1941

Broadway gambler 'Gloves' Donahue wants to find who killed the baker of his favorite cheesecake. He sees nightclub singer Leda Hamilton leaving the bakery.

Beat the Devil Trailer (1953)

24 November 1953

The script, which was written on a day-to-day basis as the film was being shot, concerns the adventures of a motley crew of swindlers and ne'er-do-wells trying to lay claim to land rich in uranium deposits in Kenya as they wait in a small Italian port to travel aboard an ill-fated tramp steamer en route to Mombasa.

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Trailer (1961)

12 July 1961

The crew of an atomic submarine battle to save the world from global destruction.

Passage to Marseille Trailer (1944)

16 February 1944

Matrac (Humphrey Bogart) is a freedom-loving French journalist who sacrifices his happiness and security to battle Nazi tyranny.

Think Fast, Mr. Moto Trailer (1937)

27 July 1937

When his import/export business infiltrated by international diamond smugglers, Mr. Moto must follow a trail of clues littered with beautiful women, glittering gems and deadly assassins.

Stranger on the Third Floor Trailer (1940)

16 August 1940

Newspaper reporter John McGuire plunges into a nightmare of guilt, fearing that his "evidence" has sentenced the wrong man to death.

Silk Stockings Trailer (1957)

18 July 1957

A musical remake of Ninotchka: After three bumbling Soviet agents fail in their mission to retrieve a straying Soviet composer from Paris, the beautiful, ultra-serious Ninotchka is sent to complete their mission and to retrieve them.

My Favorite Brunette Trailer (1947)

04 April 1947

Baby photographer Ronnie Jackson, on death row in San Quentin, tells reporters how he got there: taking care of his private-eye neighbor's office, Ronnie is asked by the irresistible Baroness Montay to find the missing Baron.

Black Angel Trailer (1946)

02 August 1946

A falsely convicted man's wife, Catherine (Vincent), and an alcoholic composer and pianist, Martin (Duryea) team up in an attempt to clear her husband of the murder of a blonde singer, who is Martin's wife.

The Constant Nymph Trailer (1943)

23 June 1943

Fourteen-year-old Tessa is hopelessly in love with handsome composer Lewis Dodd, a family friend. Lewis adores Tessa, but has never shown any romantic feelings toward her.

The Beast with Five Fingers Trailer (1946)

25 December 1946

Locals in an Italian village believe evil has taken over the estate of a recently deceased pianist where several murders have taken place.

Strange Cargo Trailer (1940)

01 March 1940

Convicts escaping from Devil's Island come under the influence of a strange Christ-like figure.

Invisible Agent Trailer (1942)

31 July 1942

The Invisible Man's grandson uses his secret formula to spy on Nazi Germany in this comedy-thriller.

Thank You, Mr. Moto Trailer (1937)

24 December 1937

Mr. Moto Heads to China on a quest for seven ancient scrolls that reveal the location of Genghis Khan's tomb—a crypt filled with fabulous treasure! But Moto isn't the only one stalking the scrolls—so is a shadowy band of thieves.

Rope of Sand Trailer (1949)

03 August 1949

Story of a South African diamond mine watch over by a sadistic policeman tasked with looking out for smugglers.

Quicksand Trailer (1950)

24 March 1950

Young auto mechanic Dan Brady takes $20 from a cash register at work to go on a date with blonde femme fatale Vera Novak.

Background to Danger Trailer (1943)

03 July 1943

An American gets caught up in wartime action in Turkey.

The Big Circus Trailer (1959)

05 July 1959

With tough and savvy boss Victor Mature in charge, the Whirling Circus just keeps chugging along, but an unknown saboteur--who'll stop at nothing, including murder--is determined that the show must not go on.

Five Weeks in a Balloon Trailer (1962)

01 January 1962

Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth.

Three Strangers Trailer (1946)

28 January 1946

On the eve of the Chinese New Year, three strangers make a pact before a small statue of the Chinese goddess of Destiny.

The Story of Mankind Trailer (1957)

08 November 1957

The Spirit of Man (Ronald Colman) debates history with the devil (Vincent Price) before a court of fate, because of the hydrogen bomb.

The Comedy of Terrors Trailer (1963)

14 October 1963

An undertaker who hasn't had any 'customers' in a long time is forced the pay one year's back-rent. To get money he starts to kill people in order to get new clients.

The Eternal Jew Trailer (1940)

28 November 1940

The Jews of Poland (invaded by Germany in 1939) are depicted as filthy, evil, corrupt, and intent on world domination.

F.P.1 Doesn't Answer Trailer (1932)

22 December 1932

F.P.1 is a huge airplane landing dock in the Atlantic where pilots making the transatlantic flight can stop.

Mr. Moto's Gamble Trailer (1938)

07 April 1938

Celebrated as supersleuth, Mr. Moto comes out fighting when a brutal boxing match turns into cold-blooded murder! Assisted by detective-in-training Lee Chan, Moto sets out to track down the killer based on a single ominous clue: a poisoned boxing glove! But when Moto's hunch points to a corrupt gambling syndicate, he's forced to wager his very life to unmask the culprit—or go down for the count.

Man from the South Trailer (1960)

03 January 1960

In a Las Vegas casino, an unpleasant little man hopes to use a young man's wish to impress the young woman he has just met to pressure the young fellow into accepting a macabre bet.

Mad Love Trailer (1935)

12 July 1935

An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her wounded pianist's hands with the hands of a knife murderer which still have the urge to throw knives.

I'll Give a Million Trailer (1938)

27 July 1938

After saving a tramp from suicide, a millionaire takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind to a tramp.

The White Demon Trailer (1932)

19 November 1932

When Albers takes his drug-addicted opera star sister Gerda to a sanitarium, they both become targets of slimy dope peddler Peter Lorre, who fears that Gerda will blow the whistle on him.

The Cross of Lorraine Trailer (1943)

12 November 1943

French soldiers (Jean-Pierre Aumont, Gene Kelly) surrender to lying Nazis and are herded into a barbaric prison camp.

Hollywood Canteen Trailer (1944)

31 December 1944

Dozens of Warner Brothers stars come together in this 1940s musical/comedy

Mr. Moto in Danger Island Trailer (1939)

07 April 1939

Danger has a special sparkle when Mr. Moto heads to Puerto Rico to put a stop to the glut of contraband diamonds that are flooding the world's jewel market! But his smuggling investigation quickly turns into a murder mystery when both an undercover government agent and a top political figure wind up dead—and Moto begins to suspect that he is going to need a gem of a plan.

The Verdict Trailer (1946)

23 November 1946

Forced to retire because his techniques are deemed "old-fashioned," a Scotland Yard detective and his friend conspire to dupe a young arrogant detective by committing the perfect murder.

The Face Behind the Mask Trailer (1941)

16 January 1941

In this low-budget thriller, Peter Lorre plays Janos Szabo, an immigrant from Hungary who is a skilled craftsman.

The Patsy Trailer (1964)

08 December 1964

When a star comedian dies, his comedy team decides to train a 'nobody' to play the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy).

Lancer Spy Trailer (1937)

08 October 1937

An Englishman impersonates an imprisoned German officer and "returns" to Germany to become a national hero.

Die Koffer des Herrn O.F. Trailer (1931)

02 December 1931

In the very oldfashioned town of Ostend suddenly 13 suitcases are delivered to the hotel, with a note, that O.

The Conspirators Trailer (1944)

24 October 1944

A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.

Mr. Moto's Last Warning Trailer (1939)

20 January 1939

A Japanese man claiming to be Mr. Moto, of the International Police, is abducted and murdered soon after disembarking from a ship at Port Said in Egypt.

The Chase Trailer (1946)

16 November 1946

Chuck Scott gets a job as chauffeur to tough guy Eddie Roman; but Chuck's involvement with Eddie's fearful wife becomes a nightmare.

You'll Find Out Trailer (1940)

22 November 1940

The manager of Kay Kyser's band books them for a birthday party bash for an heiress at a spooky mansion, where sinister forces try to kill her.

The Boogie Man Will Get You Trailer (1942)

22 October 1942

A young divorcee tries to convert a historic house into a hotel despite its oddball inhabitants and dead bodies in the cellar.

Bombs Over Monte Carlo Trailer (1931)

31 August 1931

The Sad Sack Trailer (1957)

27 November 1957

Private Meredith Bixby is so out of step in the Army that his six weeks of planned basic training has now stretched to 17 months.

The Mask of Dimitrios Trailer (1944)

01 July 1944

A meek novelist investigates the mysterious death of a notorious scoundrel.

Crime and Punishment Trailer (1935)

22 November 1935

A man is haunted by a murder he's committed.

Mr. Moto Takes a Chance Trailer (1938)

24 June 1938

In the jungle near Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Mr. Moto poses as an ineffectual archaeologist and a venerable holy man with mystical powers to help foil two insurgencies against the government.

Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation Trailer (1939)

07 July 1939

All work and no play makes Mr. Moto a busy detective! Mr. Moto heads to Egypt to thwart a criminal mastermind determined to steal the priceless crown of the Queen of Sheba.

Meet Me in Las Vegas Trailer (1956)

09 March 1956

Chuck Redwell is a gambling cowboy who discovers that he's lucky at the roulette wheel if he holds hands with dancer Marie.