Al Alt
Date of Birth
Oct 08, 1897
Birth Place:
New York, NY


A shadowy figure in the early American Film industry, former vaudevillian Al Alt (aka Alexander Alt) headed his own low-budget organization, the Union Film Company, which produced comedies starring Alt and Helen Howell. The company went under in the early 1920s after only a few years in existence and, in late 1924, Alt joined the low-budget Stern brothers, Julius and Abe, whose "Century Comedies"...