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Sam Marlowe (I) (1890–1991)

Sam Marlowe was born on August 3, 1890 in British West Indies. He was an actor, known for King Kong (1933). He died on July 15, 1991 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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King Kong
King Kong Warrior


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 1933 King Kong
Warrior (uncredited)

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Private Investigator by profession, longtime confidant of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. He accompanied his daughter to the set (child featured in the procession scene) and was asked by the director to play a warrior because of his stature and distinctive look.

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