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Roach, Hallocked

(14 January 1892–02 November 1992)
  • Stephen G. Marshall


Roach, Hal (14 January 1892–02 November 1992), movie producer and director, was born Harold Eugene Roach in Elmira, New York, the son of Charles Roach, a jewelry salesman, and Mabel Bally, who ran a boardinghouse. Roach attended public and Catholic schools until the age of sixteen, when his father advised him to leave home and educate himself by traveling....

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