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Pierre Blanchar (1892–1963)

Pierre Blanchar was born on June 30, 1892 in Philippeville, Constantine, France as Gustave Pierre Blanchard. He was an actor and director, known for Wooden Crosses (1932), Pastoral Symphony (1946) and The Chess Player (1927). He was married to Marte d'Lagrange. He died on November 21, 1963 in Suresnes, France. See full bio »


(age 71) in Suresnes, France

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Wooden Crosses
Wooden Crosses Adjudant Gilbert Demachy
Pastoral Symphony
Pastoral Symphony Le pasteur Jean Martens
The Chess Player
The Chess Player Boleslas Vorowski
Dance Program
Dance Program Thierry Raynal


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 1961 The Black Monocle
le marquis de Villemaur
 1960 Et ce fut la Marne (TV Movie)
 1959 Adorable Sinner
 1959 Riff Raff Girls
Le Pirate
 1950 My Friend Sainfoin
 1949 Docteur Laennec
Dr. René, Théophile Laennec
 1949 The Cupid Club
 1948 Après l'amour
François Mesaule
 1947 They Are Not Angels
 1946 Pastoral Symphony
Le pasteur Jean Martens
 1946 Patrie
Le comte de Rysoor
 1943 Secrets of a Ballerina
Gérard de Clergue
 1943 Secrets
 1942 Pontcarral, colonel d'empire
 1942 La neige sur les pas
Marc Romanay
 1940 Two Women
Domitien Van Bergen
 1937 L'affaire du courrier de Lyon
Pierre-Joseph Lesurques
 1937 Dance Program
Thierry Raynal
 1937 Street of Shadows
Grégor Courdane aka Condoyan
 1937 Culprit
Jérôme Lescuyer
 1936 Les bateliers de la Volga
Le lieutenant Vadime Borzine
 1934 L'or
François Berthier
 1934 Au bout du monde
Jean Arnaud
 1934 Iris perdue et retrouvée
Bernard Fontaine
 1933 Cette vieille canaille
Jean Trapeau
 1933 Zero for Conduct (Short)
Un surveillant (uncredited)
 1932 La belle marinière
 1932 The Dreamy Mouth
Pierre, le mari
 1932 La couturière de Lunéville
Claude Roland
 1932 Wooden Crosses
Adjudant Gilbert Demachy
 1929 Diane - Die Geschichte einer Pariserin
Leutnant Gatson Mervil
 1929 La valse de l'adieu
Frédéric Chopin
 1929 Wedding March
 1925 La terre promise
 1924 The Thruster
Jacques de Mirande
 1923 Heritage
 1922 L'absolution
Le matelot (as Pierre Blanchard)
 1920 Papa bon coeur (Short)
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Was drafted into the French Army in World War I, gassed at Verdun in 1916 and almost blinded. After being wounded again in 1918, he was invalided out of service. See more »

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