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Louis V. Arco (1899–1975)

Louis V. Arco was born on July 24, 1899 in Baden, Austria-Hungary as Lutz Altschul. He was an actor, known for Sacco und Vanzetti (1927), Question 7 (1961) and Napoleon auf St. Helena (1929). He died on April 3, 1975 in Zurich, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 75) in Zurich, Switzerland

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Sacco und Vanzetti
Question 7
Question 7 Herr Dörfl - Kirchenältester
Napoleon auf St. Helena
Napoleon auf St. Helena Graf Montholon
Duell mit dem Tod
Duell mit dem Tod Gerichtsvorsitzender


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 1973 Kung Fu (TV Series)
- The Chalice (1973) ... Diaz (as Victor Arco)
 1966 The Doctor Says
Verteidiger (as Lutz Altschul)
 1964 Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald (TV Movie)
Der Mister (as Lutz Altschul)
 1963 Das Kriminalmuseum (TV Series)
- Die Fotokopie (1963) ... (as Lutz Altschul)
 1961 Question 7
Herr Dörfl - Kirchenältester (as Lutz Altschul)
 1952 Die schöne Tölzerin (as Lutz Altschul)
 1952 Straße zur Heimat
Jonny Pospidil (as Louis Arco)
 1949 Duell mit dem Tod
Gerichtsvorsitzender (as Lutz Altschul)
 1945 Counter-Attack
German Colonel (uncredited)
 1945 Son of Lassie
Sentry (uncredited)
 1944 The Big Noise
German Officer (uncredited)
 1944 Secrets of Scotland Yard
General Carl Eberling (uncredited)
 1944 Wilson
German Delegate (uncredited)
 1944 The Black Parachute
Orderly (uncredited)
 1944 The Story of Dr. Wassell
Mate of the 'Janssen' (uncredited)
 1944 The Hitler Gang
Rudy (uncredited)
 1944 Address Unknown
German (uncredited)
 1943 The Cross of Lorraine
Nazi Guard (uncredited)
 1943 Gangway for Tomorrow
Squad Officer (uncredited)
 1943 The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler
Gestapo Officer (uncredited)
 1943 Adventures of the Flying Cadets
Ernst - Nazi Radioman [Chs. 5-9]
 1943 Hostages
Nazi Officer
 1943 Bomber's Moon
Mess Sergeant (uncredited)
 1943 Appointment in Berlin
Army Captain (uncredited)
 1943 Hitler's Madman
German Sergeant (uncredited)
 1943 Action in the North Atlantic
Submarine Commander (uncredited)
 1943 This Land Is Mine
German Sergeant (uncredited)
 1943 Mission to Moscow
Train Announcer (uncredited)
 1943 Edge of Darkness
German Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Nazi Official (uncredited)
 1943 The Moon Is Down
Schumann (uncredited)
 1943 The Fighting Guerrillas
Alpine Officer (uncredited)
 1942 Casablanca
Refugee at Rick's (uncredited)
 1942 Desperate Journey
Feldwebel (Sgt.) Gertz (uncredited)
 1942 Berlin Correspondent
Censor (uncredited)
 1942 Pacific Rendezvous
Assistant (uncredited)
 1942 All Through the Night
Shortwave Radio Man (uncredited)
 1941 Underground
Otto (as Louis Arco)
 1940 Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet
Dr. Bertheim (uncredited)
 1939 Nick Carter, Master Detective
Yacht Captain (uncredited)
 1939 Nurse Edith Cavell
Private Rammler (as Louis Arco)
 1932 Der schwarze Husar (as Lutz Altschul)
 1931 Yorck (as Lutz Altschul)
 1931 Die Försterchristl
Österreichischer Offizier (as Lutz Altschul)
 1930 Rosenmontag
Peter von Remberg - Oberleutnant (as Lutz Altschul)
 1929 Napoleon auf St. Helena
Graf Montholon (as Lutz Altschul)
 1927 Sacco und Vanzetti
Sacco (as Lutz Altschul)
 1925 Liebesfeuer
Johannes Hellmer, Maler (as Lutz Altschul)
 1923 Die Liebe einer Königin (as Lux Altschul)
 1922 Spiel mit Menschen (as Lutz Altschul)
 1922 Die Teppichknüpferin von Bagdad (as Lutz Altschul)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Lutz Altschul | Lux Altschul | Louis Arco | Victor Arco

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In the USA he was able to gain a foothold again both at the theater and in the film business although he only impersonated very small roles especially in the movies, often as a soldier or officer of the German army from which he had to flee in reality. See more »

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