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Al Christie

Al Christie, ( November 24 is the 328th day (329th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ...November 24, Events January _ April January 16_24 ? Siege of Geok Tepe ? Russian troops under general Skobeleff defeat Turkomans January 25 _ Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell form the Oriental Telephone Company February 5 _ Phoenix, Arizona is incorporated. ...1881 April 4 is the 94th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (95th in leap years). ...April 4, Global Metrics Human security Major Armed Conflicts: Total Deaths in Battle: 700,000 people Violent Deaths caused by Government (Other than War): Violent Deaths caused by other humans: Juvenile Violent Crime: Political security Nations Holding Multi_party Elections: Percentage Living under a Fully Democratic System of Governance: Free Countries: Percentage...1951) was a Canada is an independent sovereign state in northern North America, the northern_most country in the world, and the second largest in total area. ...Canadian_born For other uses see film (disambiguation) Film refers to the celluliod media on which movies are printed Film — also called movies, the cinema, the silver screen, moving pictures, photoplays, picture shows, flicks, or motion pictures, — is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as part of...motion picture The film director, on the right, gives last minute direction to the cast and crew, whilst filming a costume drama on location in London. ...director, In the entertainment industry, a producer is generally in charge of, or helps to coordinate, the financial, legal, administrative, technological, and artistic aspects of a production. ...producer and Screenwriters, or script writers, are authors who write the screenplays from which movies are made. ...screenwriter.


Born Alfred Ernest Christie, in London is a city in southwestern Ontario, Canada with a metropolitan area population of about 447,286; the city proper has a population of about 351,267 (2002). ...London, Ontario, Canada is an independent sovereign state in northern North America, the northern_most country in the world, and the second largest in total area. ...Canada, he was one of a number of Motion pictures have been a part of the Canadians. ...Canadian pioneers in early Hollywood who made their way to For other uses, see Hollywood (disambiguation) Greetings from Hollywood Hollywood is a district of the City of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., that runs from about Vermont Avenue on the east to just beyond Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Sunset and Crescent Heights Boulevards on the west; the north to...Hollywood, California, attracted by the newly developing motion picture business. Al Christie began his career in 1909 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...1909 working for David Horsley (March 11, 1873 – February 23, 1933) was English born pioneer of the movie industry who built the first movie studio in Hollywood. ...David Horsley's Nestor film company. In 1910, at Horsley's Centaur Film Company, Al Christie began turning out one single reel of a Mutt and Jeff comic book from 1919. ...Mutt and Jeff comedy picture every week. The following year, Christie went to the West Coast to head up Christie_Nestor Studios, circa 1913 The Nestor Motion Picture Company of Bayonne, New Jersey, owned by David Horsley and his brother William, opened the first motion picture studio in Hollywood in the Blondeau Tavern building at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Gower Street on October 27, 1911. ...Nestor Studios for Horsley. This operation was the first ever A movie studio is a location, room, building, or group of buildings and/or sound stages, offices and storage facilities, which may include a backlot, where movies are made. ...movie studio to be built in For other uses, see Hollywood (disambiguation) Greetings from Hollywood Hollywood is a district of the City of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., that runs from about Vermont Avenue on the east to just beyond Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Sunset and Crescent Heights Boulevards on the west; the north to...Hollywood.


In 1916 is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) Events January-February January 1 -The first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ...1916, he and his brother, Charles H. V. Christie (April 13, 1880 – October 1, 1955) was a motion picture studio owner. ...Charles Christie, established their own production company, Christie Film Company was a pioneer motion picture company founded by Al Christie and Charles Christie, two brothers from London, Ontario, Canada. ...Christie Film Company. They created feature length films and A short film (also short or short subject) is a motion picture that is shorter than the average feature film. ...short A comedy film is a film laced with humor or that may seek to provoke laughter from the audience. ...comedies. During his time in the film business, Al Christie was the author of 95 A screenplay or script is a blueprint for producing a motion picture. ...screenplays and directed and or produced more than 200 motion pictures. He and his brother, Charles also built Hollywood's first luxury hotel. However, his motion picture company was a victim of the The Great Depression was a global economic slump that began in 1929 and bottomed in 1933. ...Great Depression and closed its doors. Unable to find work in the film indusry, he was forced to sell real estate to earn a living.


In 1926 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...1926, Al Christie, along with actress Vera Steadman and Mrs. H. Prevost, mother of fellow Canadian actress Marie Prevost (November 8, 1898 _ January 23, 1937) was an actress of the early days of cinema. ...Marie Prevost, was in a car accident in Florida. Mr.Christie, the driver, and Ms. Steadman suffered only minor injuries but Mrs. Prevost was killed.


Al Christie died after a lengthy illness. He is interred in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery is located at 6000 Santa Monica Boulevard in Hollywood, California, adjacent to the north side of Paramount Studios. ...Hollywood Forever Cemetery, For other uses, see Hollywood (disambiguation) Greetings from Hollywood Hollywood is a district of the City of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., that runs from about Vermont Avenue on the east to just beyond Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Sunset and Crescent Heights Boulevards on the west; the north to...Hollywood, California. He has a star on the A small part of the Walk of Fame The Hollywood Walk of Fame is a sidewalk along Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street in Hollywood, California, United States, which is embedded with more than 2,000 five_pointed stars featuring the names of celebrities honored by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce...Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6771 Hollywood Boulevard.


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Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Al Christie (256 words)
Al Christie, (November 24, 1881 - April 4, 1951) was a motion picture director, producer, screenwriter.
Al Christie began his career in 1909 working for David Horsley's Nestor Films[?] company and by 1912 he was in charge of production a series of Western style films.
Al Christie died after a lengthy illness and was interred in the Hollywood Forever Memorial Park Cemetery in Hollywood, California.
Al Christie - Biocrawler (283 words)
Al Christie, (November 24, 1881 – April 4, 1951) was a Canadian-born motion picture director, producer and screenwriter.
Born Alfred Ernest Christie, in London, Ontario, Canada, he was one of a number of Canadian pioneers in early Hollywood who made their way to Hollywood, California, attracted by the newly developing motion picture business.
During his time in the film business, Al Christie was the author of 95 screenplays and directed and or produced more than 200 motion pictures.
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