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Classically Speaking:
Promoting Classic Movies in a Jaded World!

Saturday, September 17, 2005


Gerald Mohr

GERALD MOHR (1914-1968), born in Stockholm, Sweden
Gerald Mohr was well known for voice work, acting as radio's Philip Marlowe and TV's Reed Richards in the "Fantastic Four", a Saturday morning cartoon in the 1960s.

Detective Story (1951)
Haven't you seen Detective Story (1951)? Mohr as Kirk Douglas' nemesis, and Eleanor Parker's old flame.

Watch this and then see these other four films.

The Angry Red Planet (1959) Fearless Leader of an expedition to Mars that ends badly.
The Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941) Mohr was the voice of the Scorpion, the villain of this, (and uncredited). This is the greatest of the Republic serials.
The Catman of Paris (1946) A minor Columbia horror piece.
Sirocco (1951) Mohr with Humphrey Bogart.

*Contributed by: "Mark Orr" Date: Fri, Dec 14 2001 / 16:33:52 PST