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His name was Schlitzie and rose to fame for his performance in the

His name was Schlitzie and rose to fame for his performance in the


His name was Schlitzie, and rose to fame for his performance in the 1932 film

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Schlitzie by Tom Kuebler (US)

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Simon Metz also known as Schlitzie

Well-known American sideshow performer and actor, best known as Schlitzie Surtees for his role in the movie Freaks, was born in 1901.


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Schlitzie during his early years with Ringling Bros. billed as "The Last of The

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Rare photo of Schlitzie Surtees on the set of Freaks (1932)

Rick Baker Feb 4 My Schlitzie silicone head Sculpted in monster clay after I did my Zbrush version. No it's not pepper .

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Schlitzie - Wikipedia


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She was "obtained" by sideshow impresario Pete Kortes in the 1910s where she performed alone before being paired with the famous Schlitzie.

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An older Schlitzie in a cheerful clown costume with the Sam Kortes sideshow performers (1960s)

"Schlitzie the Pinhead" from FREAKS (1931); inspiration for Pepper from American Horror Story Asylum?

How they must have been abused by the industry and audiences of their time.

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Barnum And Bailey Circus Freak Show Vintage History Retro Poster Wall Stickers

Schlitzie during his early years with Ringling Bros. still being billed as "Last of

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Simon “Schlitzie” Metz

Showstopper: Schlitzie was often seen inside of a caged and pegged as being an untamable

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Schlitzie the pinhead.

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Freaks Poster

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Athelia (L), Pete Kortes (center), and Schlitzie (R)

Tod Browning - The Jury of Fate (1917)

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Ingmar Andersson! Jag kollade på Småstadsliv's ”Klart Sämsta Showen” på Scalateatern i Stockholm

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Production test stills from Tod Browning's "Freaks" (1932) featuring wildly popular sideshow entertainer Schlitzie performing a magic trick and Tod.

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Wonderful cinema publicity at New York's Rialto, 1933

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Key-set portrait of Schlitze (Simon Metz) and Wallace Ford from Freaks.

Schlitzie waves to his fans. Unsure of date on this one but it appears to

Schlitzie, a sideshow performer in several circuses and an actor in Freaks, was perhaps one of the most famous “pinheads” and doubtless an influence in the ...

Freaks, USA 1932, Regie: Tod Browning, Darsteller: Rose Dione, Wallace

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Sugar saves the best for last as Morgan and his racist ho Celeste (Betty Ann Rees) get their just desserts.

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Pipe in mouth, Henry then sets to work concocting in his laboratory amidst an authentic set of tubes, flasks and bubbling paraphernalia, ...


This embrace of the unconventional echoed his private life in which, rarely and riskily for the period, he was openly gay.

Sideshow - Elly del Sarto, a sideshow performer, in c. 1910

Freaks Shows - Simon Metz, aka Schlitzie the Pinhead, was considered one of the


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Freaks, USA 1932, Regie: Tod Browning, Darsteller: Minnie Woolsey, Wallace

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Figure 7: Olga Roderick, the bearded lady after giving birth to her daughter, surrounded by her colleagues (American lobby card)

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Reynolds and Lease had worked their way up through silent films and do their best with the material at hand as they slog through the thankless Scooby Doo ...

Schlitzie! The most lovable pinhead of all. Yes, even including this guy. Schlitzie's practically a rock star in this film and his performance really struck ...

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... face on the back of his head that he claimed talked to him, they built a supernatural storyline on top of his actual name, backstory, general likeness, ...

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A Life-sized sculpture of Schlitzie and Johnny Eck, both by Thomas Kuebler.

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... Barrymore is more than convincing as the old woman, and seems to be having a field day all bundled up in ladies' garments. His tour de force performance ...

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