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Who is Albert Dekker?
Albert Dekker was an American character actor and politician best known for his roles in Dr. Cyclops, The Killers, Kiss Me Deadly, and The Wild Bunch. He is sometimes credited as Albert Van Dekker or Albert van Dekker.
- also known as Albert Decker, Albert Van Ecke, Thomas Albert Ecke Van Dekker, Albert van Dekker
- born on (110 years ago) in Brooklyn, child of Thomas Ecke Van Dekker and Grace Ecke Van Dekker
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Politician, actor
- died on (47 years ago) in Hollywood of erotic asphyxiation
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5001 Nights at the Movies (2011)
by Pauline Kael
Cyclops, Albert Dekker is a nutty biologist in a South American jungle who miniaturizes people to doll size; they get so small that the giant alligators down there can snap them up like beads of caviar.
Encyclopedia of Film Noir (2007)
by Geoff Mayer, Brian McDonnell
Cast: Albert Dekker (John Raden/Paul Raden), Susan Hayward (Millie Pickens), Harry Carey (Dr. Ben Saunders), Frances Farmer (Elaine Raden), Gordon Jones (Bill Oakley), Jean Phillips (Peggy Nolan), Ernest Whitman (Pompey), Maude ...
by Eric Michael Mazur
John Beal, Maurice Moscovitch, Albert Dekker, Marjorie Cooley, Lloyd Corrigan. [ Missionary Films] Greatest Story Ever Told, The, 1965. Dir. George Stevens. Max von Sydow, Michael Anderson, Jr., Carroll Baker, Ina Balin, Pat Boone. [Horror ...
by Robert Beck
Albert Dekker (Frank Garland), Edward Platt (Ralph Ford), ...
Dictionary of Films (1972)
by Georges Sadoul, Peter Morris
Hemingway Photog Woody Bredell Art Dir Jack Otterson, Martin Obzina Mus Miklos Rosza Ed Arthur Hilton Cast Edmond O'Brien, Ava Gardner, Albert Dekker, Sam Levene, Burt Lancaster, Charles McGraw, William Conrad Prod Universal.
by Richard B. Armstrong, Mary Willems Armstrong
Albert Dekker played the devious Dr. Cyclops (¡940), a mad scientist obsessed with shrinking humans. The film featured nary a Cyclops, its title being simply a reference to the doctor's poor eyesight. See also Giants; Gorgons; Unicorns.
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