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Goetz, Curt 1888-1960

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Most widely held works by Curt Goetz
Sämtliche Bühnenwerke by Curt Goetz( Book )

39 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Tote von Beverly Hills, Roman by Curt Goetz( Book )

98 editions published between 1951 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.G.'s 'Satire auf einen Bestseller' - 1951 erstmals erschienen, selbst zum Bestseller geworden - ist die Geschichte von einer schönen Ermordeten, ihrem erotischen Tagebuch und von der Suche nach ihrem Mörder. (Großdruck.)
Gesammelte Bühnenwerke by Curt Goetz( Book )

18 editions published between 1952 and 1960 in German and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oyster princess a grotesque comedy in 4 acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oyster Princess: A comedy in which a pampered American oyster tycoon plans to find a prince to marry his much-indulged daughter, but things don't go his way
Tatjana : eine Legende by Curt Goetz( Book )

40 editions published between 1946 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Memoiren des Peterhans von Binningen by Curt Goetz( Book )

52 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in German and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. med. Hiob Prätorius : Facharzt für Chirurgie und Frauenleiden : eine Geschichte ohne Politik, nach alten, aber guten Motiven neuerzählt by Curt Goetz( Book )

50 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedrich Schiller - eine Dichterjugend by Curt Goetz( Visual )

15 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A silent film about the youth of the leading German 18th century dramatist, poet, and literary theorist Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805). In 1773 he had to leave home and spent miserable years under strict discipline at the military academy of The Duke Karl Eugen, which only strengthened his longing for freedom. His first play "The Robbers" (1781) spoke of the ideas of liberty and became a landmark in German theater. Following the conventions of the silent movie era, the positive was tinted
Das Haus in Montevideo( Visual )

23 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The firmly rooted ethics of a very proper school professor are tempted when he receives the last will of his deceased sister. The fallen angel of the family who lived in exile of Montevideo only benefits her brother under a condition which is utterly immoral, thoroughly despicable, yet hard to refuse
Die Verwandlung des Peterhans von Binningen by Curt Goetz( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Komödien by Curt Goetz( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his plays, which helped to initiate the literary movement of The New Realism ("Die neue Sachlichkeit") in the early twenties, Curt Goetz shoots barbs at certain types of bourgeois contemporaries, and he ridicules certain sanctified traditions and concepts, such as proof by circumstantial evidence in Hokuspokus and man's disbelief in peace on Earth, as in Der Ausbruch des Weltfriedens. In true comedy fashion, love is the central theme in Goetz' comedies. - Introduction
Frauenarzt Dr. Prätorius( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in German and Multiple languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the face of two world wars, Professor Prätorius, a philanthropist and surgeon, wants to exterminate the one danger to mankind, the microbe of stupidity, as he states to his students. When he tries to help a pregnant girl, he gets involved more and more in her life and is forced to marry her."--Container
Napoleon ist an allem schuld Napoleon is to Blame for Everything by Curt Goetz( Visual )

17 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lord Cavershot is so fascinated with the history of Napoleon, that he neglects his wife Josephine while pursuing his spleen. But when he goes to Paris for a conference on Napoleon, he experiences his very own Waterloo: Taking pity on a young dancer, he causes a lot of misunderstandings and gets caught in risky entanglements, from which Josephine emerges victorious."--Container
Hokuspokus( Visual )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in German and Multiple languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A highly amusing courtroom play full of unexpected turns in the plot and some brilliant dialogue, Hocus Pocus is written by and starring playwright, comedian and sometimes director Curt Goetz. He plays a lawyer defending a widow who is suspected of having murdered her husband. The end is more than a surprise."--Container
Carneval in Paris : eine seltsame Begebenheit by Curt Goetz( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in German and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wir wandern, wir wandern by Curt Goetz( Book )

25 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in German and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingeborg : eine Komödie in drei Akten by Curt Goetz( Book )

42 editions published between 1921 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreimal taglich by Curt Goetz( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miniaturen : die rache, herbst, die kommode by Curt Goetz( Book )

22 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in German and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Lügner und die Nonne : ein Theaterstück in drei Akten by Curt Goetz( Book )

28 editions published between 1929 and 1956 in German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Curt Goetz deutsch-schweizerischer Schriftsteller und Schauspieler

Curt Goetz drammaturgo, sceneggiatore e attore tedesco

Curt Goetz Duits acteur

Curt Goetz German actor

Curtius Goetz

Goetz, Kurt 1888-1960

Goetz, Kurt A. 1888-1960

Gtz, Curt 1880-1960

Gtz, Curt 1888-1960

Gtz, Kurt 1880-1960

Gtz, Kurt 1888-1960

Gtz, Kurt Walter 1888-1960

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괴츠, 쿠르트 1888-1960

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