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Fröbe, Gert 1913-1988

Overview
Works: 276 works in 644 publications in 4 languages and 8,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Biography  Military history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gert Fröbe
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
112 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agent 007 takes on billionaire Auric Goldfinger, who plans to throw the world economy into a tailspin by contaminating the gold at Fort Knox with nuclear radiation
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ken Hughes ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crackpot inventor Caractacus Potts lives in the English countryside with his two children and their dotty grandfather. Potts's various inventions, including Toot Sweets, a candy/whistle, backfires. But then Potts restores a junked race car, affectionately named "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Chitty flies, floats, and generally thwarts efforts by Baron Bomburst to capture her
The longest day by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The retelling of the Normandy invasion, June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the United States, Britain, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that when the Allied invasion comes they must be stopped on the beach. "For the Allies as well as the Germans, it will be the longest day. The longest day."
Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Richard M Sherman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crackpot inventor Caractacus Potts lives in the English countryside with his two children and their dotty grandfather. Potts's various inventions, including Toot Sweets, a candy/whistle, backfires. But then Potts restores a junked race car, affectionately named "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Chitty flies, floats, and generally thwarts efforts by Baron Bomburst to capture her
Those magnificent men in their flying machines ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
The serpent's egg ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Serpent's Egg follows a week in the life of Abel Rosenberg, an out-of-work American circus acrobat living in poverty-stricken Berlin following Germany's defeat in World War I. When his brother commits suicide, Abel seeks refuge in the apartment of an old acquaintance Professor Veregus. Desperate to make ends meet in the war-ravaged city, Abel takes a job in Veregus' clinic, where he discovers the horrific truth behind the work of the strangely beneficent professor and unlocks the chilling mystery that drove his brother to kill himself
Is Paris burning? by René Clément ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A war epic about the uprising and liberation of Paris in 1944, dramatizing the way in which the city was saved by the second thoughts of the local German commander and the change of Allied plans brought about by the plea of the leaders of the uprising
Die 1000 Augen des Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in German and English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The swanky Hotel Luxor is the locus of a ten-year crime spree. Every room is watched from a surveillance headquarters in the basement of the hotel, and a gang of criminals taking their orders from a mysterious leader's recorded voice plan crimes, including the theft of military secrets and the explosion of a nuclear weapons plant. Police commissioner Kras and his men relentlessly search for clues, while hotel guests Marion, a suicidal young woman, and Travers, a millionaire planning to buy the nuclear weapons plant, spark up a romance"--Rotten Tomatoes (Internet database)
A high wind in Jamaica ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concerned that their children aren't growing up as "civilized" as they would in their native England, a couple decides to leave Jamaica and return home with their family. However, when they inadvertently find their way onto a pirate ship, the children befriend, outwit and even frighten their shipmates
Dollars ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and French and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A call girl teams up with a security expert to steal money from the safety deposit boxes of three crooks
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
Tonio Kröger by Thomas Mann ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in German and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tonio Kroeger is an exquisite visualization of the short story by Thomas Mann, with production supervised by his daughter Erika. Mann's semi-autobiographical story portrays the struggles of a sensitive young writer to overcome his artistic detachment from the world he seeks to describe
Die 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Macheath, the most notorious criminal and ladies' man in Victorian London, presides over an exciting world of thieves, murderers, beggars, prostitutes, and corrupt officials. ... Mack carries things too far when he marries innocent Polly Peachum"--Accompanying card
Ian Fleming's Goldfinger by Ian Fleming ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve
100,000 dollars au soleil ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocco and Angele hijack a truck in the Saharan desert. The head of the trucking company hires Rocco's friend, Herve and another employee to go after them and bring the valuable goods back
Es geschah am hellichten Tag by Ladislao Vajda ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein internationaler Schweizer Kriminalfilm nach einer Story von Friedrich Dürrenmatt. Irgendwo in der Ostschweiz lauert ein abwegig veranlagter Verbrecher auf seine Opfer - auf kleine Kinder. Plötzlich schlägt er zu und verschwindet wieder. Keine Spur, nicht der geringste Anhaltspunkt über die Person des Täters bleiben zurück. Bis doch eines Tages dem findigen Kommissar nach aufregender Fahndung der grosse Fang gelingt. (Quelle: www.headfilm.ch)
The terror of Dr. Mabuse (Testament of Dr. Mabuse) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse hypnotizes the director of an insane asylum to maintain his underworld empire
James Bond ultimate edition ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures. The villains. The women. The gadgets. A collection of Bond movies
James Bond. 007 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world is not enough : This movie is an exhilarating but sophisticated, action-packed adventure. With insight and intelligence, the producers, writer, director, and star Pierce Brosnon reveal a new and exciting dimension to a character that has been in the public consciousness for 40 years - and the fim further establishes Ian Fleming's legendary creation as one of the most popular literary and cinematic characters of all time. Pierce Brosnan retruns as Bond, charged to protect a gorgeous billionaire heiress from the ruthless hands of nuclear-obsessed terrorist Renard, who wants control of the world's petroleum supply
Wet asphalt ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Nazi buried in a bunker for 6 years somehow escapes and survives, left without sight. A sensationalistic reporter stuns the world with the story of the WWII survivor, only to have his assistant find out the story was made up to sell more papers
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Fröbe, Gerd 1913-1988
FRÖBE GERT
Frobe, Gert 1913-1988
Fröbe, Karl-Gerhart 1913-1988
Frober, Karl-Gerhard
Fröber, Karl-Gerhart
Froebe, Gerd 1913-1988
Froebe Gert 1913-1988
Froeber, Karl-Gerhard 1913-
Froeber, Karl-Gerhard 1913-1988
Languages
English (139)
German (61)
French (19)
Multiple languages (1)