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Von Stroheim, Erich 1885-1957

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Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

96 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,920 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 a young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance, setting tragedy into motion
Foolish wives by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

65 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 668 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 birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This remains one of the most controversial films ever made. It was a landmark achievement in film history that combines brilliant battle scenes and tender romance with a vicious portrayal of African Americans. However flawed it now seems, it is undeniable that the film itself made history. Special features disc includes several Civil War shorts directed by D.W. Griffiths as well as archival material from a 1915 souvenir book and information on legal protests and scenes cut from the 1922 re-release
Sunset Blvd.( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom
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 )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greed; a film by Erich Von Stroheim( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Kelly by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

51 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 374 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 Erich Von Stroheim( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blind husbands by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

33 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blind husbands made Erich von Stroheim an immediate sensation, exposing the complex layers of repression, jealousy, and lust that lie beneath the surface of an American couple's marriage
Five graves to Cairo by Billy Wilder( Visual )

21 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 192 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
The wedding march by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

12 editions published between 1928 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 151 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
Intolerance : a drama of comparisons by D. W Griffith( Visual )

28 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses four separate historical events from Babylonian times to the twentieth century to show the intolerance that pervades the minds of all people
Greed by Jonathan Rosenbaum( Book )

21 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 131 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
Queen Kelly : the complete screenplay by Erich Von Stroheim( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La grande illusion by Jean Renoir( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in French and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, three captured French pilots have an uneasy relationship with their German commandant
Erich von Stroheim by Freddy Buache( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in French and German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Gabbo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gabbo, a ventriloquist and a supreme egotist, Mary, his assistant, and Little Otto, Gabbo's dummy. Gabbo constantly finds fault with Mary's efforts to please and insists upon his own greatness. One day he forces Mary to leave, and he is certain that Mary will come back. After he increases his fame, he realizes he loves Mary. But it is too late, Mary has remarried
Stroheim by Joel W Finler( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von : the life and films of Erich von Stroheim by Richard Koszarski( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cinema of cruelty : from Buñuel to Hitchcock by André Bazin( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps the single most important voice of cinema in the twentieth century, André Bazin profoundly influenced the development of the scholarship that we know now as film criticism. Bazin has acutely analyzed the cinematic values of our time, extending to his international audiences "the impact of art for the understanding and discrimination of his readers."The depth and logic of his commentary has elevated film criticism to new heights. The reputation of André Bazin continues to grow as his writings are published and studied by filmmakers and filmgoers alike. Often referred t
 
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The complete Greed of Erich von Stroheim : a reconstruction of the film in 348 still photos following the original screenplay, plus 52 production stills
Alternative Names
Erich von Stroheim acteur et cinéaste américain

Erich von Stroheim aktor i reżyser amerykański pochodzenia austriackiego

Erich von Stroheim Amerikaans filmregisseur

Erich von Stroheim attore e regista statunitense

Erich von Stroheim austrian actor

Erich von Stroheim Rakouský herec

Ericus de Stroheim

Stroheim, Eric von

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

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

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Штрогейм Э. О. фон 1885-1957

Штрогейм, Эрих фон

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Five graves to CairoQueen Kelly : the complete screenplayVon : the life and films of Erich von StroheimGreedThe first film makersEthics and social criticism in the Hollywood films of Erich von Stroheim, Ernst Lubitsch, and Billy WilderVon : the life and films of Erich von Stroheim