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Von Stroheim, Erich 1885-1957

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Sunset Boulevard ( Visual )
65 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him. scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie
La grande illusion by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
71 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner-of-war camp. An aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the German commandant, a fellow aristocrat, while simultaneously cooperating with his French commoner comrades in a daring escape attempt
Grand illusion by Jean Renoir ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in French and English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic anti-war film, French prisoners of war in World War I are determined to escape from their German captor - an officer and gentleman in the Prussian tradition
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1915 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This controversial film recounts the events leading up to and immediately fter the Civil War. Ben Cameron, a brave yet disillusioned Confederate soldier, creates a covert group of impassioned Southerners called the Ku Klux Klan as an answer to the supposed problem of the rise and rule of blacks and carpetbaggers. Bent on revenge, Ben leads his KKK followers in a war to suppress the black threat to white society, ultimately restoring "order" to his beloved South
Greed by Erich Von Stroheim ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three Californians whose friendship is destroyed by avarice after one wins a lottery jackpot
Sunset Blvd ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom
Greed by Erich Von Stroheim ( Book )
23 editions published between 1924 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the destructive psychological effects of wealth on a couple when the woman wins a lottery. As she gradually becomes more and more consumed with the piles of gold she now owns, the relationship falls violently apart ... and comes to a stunningly shocking and ironic climax
Foolish wives by Erich Von Stroheim ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Russian Count Sergius Karamzin and his two cousins, the Princesses Olga and Vera Petschnikoff are happily living the high life in Monte Carlo just after the Armistice for WWI. The only problem is that all three are fakes--swindlers, grifters, con artists--who must continually replenish their cash reserves by finding new marks. They are all adept, but the Count excels as a seducer, then blackmailer, of foolish wives. When the newspaper announces the arrival of a special envoy from the United States to the Principality of Monaco, the Count believes he's found a perfect victim for his latest scheme
The complete Greed of Erich von Stroheim : a reconstruction of the film in 348 still photos following the original screenplay, plus 52 production stills by Erich Von Stroheim ( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queen Kelly by Erich Von Stroheim ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gothic romance in which a convent girl is seduced by a prince and inherits a brothel in Africa before he finds her again
The Complete Wedding march of Erich von Stroheim by Herman G Weinberg ( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blind husbands Die Rache der Berge by Erich Von Stroheim ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1918 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a love triangle between a self-absorbed husband, the neglected wife, and her opportunistic lover
Five graves to Cairo by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World War II drama set in the Sahara about a British spy who takes refuge in a hotel and assumes the identity of a dead manservant so that he can spy on the German General Rommel
Mad love by Karl Freund ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The devil-doll: A Devil's Island escapee poses as a toy shop worker, using secrets of miniaturizing human beings to do his bidding and exact his revenge on those who sent him to prison
The wedding march by Erich Von Stroheim ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This romantic tale is set against the unrest of pre-World War I Vienna. Von Stroheim vows to marry any woman of wealth his royal parents choose for him, but falls in love with a poor girl and realizes that the greatest wealth of a marriage is love
Queen Kelly : the complete screenplay by Erich Von Stroheim ( Book )
7 editions published between 1928 and 2002 in English and French and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blind husbands The Great Gabbo ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a love triangle between a self-absorbed husband, the neglected wife, and her opportunistic lover. The Great Gabbo is the story of Gabbo, a ventriloquist and a supreme egotist, Mary, his assistant, and Little Otto, Gabbo's dummy. Gabbo drives away Mary, then realizes too late how much he loves her
Foolish wives The man you love to hate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foolish wives: "A fake Russian Count, with the aid of two female accomplices, attempts to seduce and swindle unsuspecting women and citizens of Monte Carlo."
Intolerance by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents four stories which illustrate man's inhumanity to man. Features Mae Marsh, Robert Harron, Lillian Gish and Constance Talmadge
The Autocrats by Kevin Brownlow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two of Hollywood's greatest directors were Cecil B. DeMille and Erich von Stroheim. But what they shared in achievement, they never shared in success
 
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Stroheim, Eric von 1885-1957
Stroheim, Erich Oswald
Stroheim Erich Oswald 1885-1957
Stroheim, Erich von
Stroheim Erich von 1885-1957
Stroheim, Karl von 1885-1957
Stroheim von Nordenwald, Erich 1885-1957
Von Stroheim, Eric
Von Stroheim, Eric 1885-1957
Von Stroheim, Erich.
Von Stroheim, Erich 1885-1957
Von Stroheim, Von Stroheim / Thomas Quinn Curtiss New York : Farrar,Straus & Giroux,, 1885-1957
Von Stroheim, Von Stroheim / Thomas Quinn Curtiss New York : Farrar,Straus & Giroux 1885-1957
VonStroheim, Erich 1885-1957
シトローハイム, エリック フォン
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English (355)
French (156)
German (18)
Multiple languages (4)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
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