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Alexander Carr (I) (1878–1946)

Alexander Carr was born on March 7, 1878 in Rumni, Russia. He was an actor and writer, known for Christmas in July (1940), April Fool (1926) and The End of the World (1929). He was married to Helen Ryan Cressman (show girl), Helen Cunningham Carr (actress) and Mary Carr (actress). He died on September 19, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Christmas in July
Christmas in July Mr. Shindel
April Fool
April Fool Jacob Goodman
The End of the World
The Death Kiss
The Death Kiss Leon A. Grossmith


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 1940 Christmas in July
Mr. Shindel
 1934 Hide-Out
News Vendor (uncredited)
 1934 I Hate Women
 1933 Out All Night
Mr. Rosemountain - Store Manager
 1933 The Constant Woman
J.J. Brock
 1933 Her Splendid Folly
Solomon Ginsberg
 1932 Hypnotized
Abe Shapiro
 1932 Uptown New York
Papa Silver
 1932 No Greater Love
Sidney Cohen
 1929 The End of the World (Short)
 1926 The Beautiful Cheat
Albert Goldringer
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 1929 The End of the World (Short) (writer)
 1926 April Fool (play)
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 1924 The City of Stars (Short)

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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Mawruss Perlmutter") in "Potash and Perlmutter" on Broadway. Written by Montague Glass [earliest Broadway credit] and Charles Klein. George M. Cohan's Theatre: 16 Aug 1913-Sep 1915 (closing date unknown/441 performances). Cast: Barney Bernard (as "Abe Potash"), Marguerite Anderson (as "Irma"), Fred Carter, Leo ... See more »

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With actor Barney Bernard created Potash and Perlmutter characters on stage. See more »

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