Maxwell Karger
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1879
Birth Place:
Cincinnati, OH

Biography

An influential force in the early silent era, Metro production supervisor Maxwell Karger's name was closely associated with that of screenwriter June Mathis. Along with Benjamin A. Rolfe and Charles B. Maddox, Karger founded Rolfe Photoplays, Inc. in 1914. He remained with the company when it was incorporated into Metro, functioning as production supervisor at that company's studios in New York...