WorldCat Identities

Fröbe, Gert 1913-1988

Overview
Works: 266 works in 614 publications in 4 languages and 7,810 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Biography  Military history  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Gert Fröbe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Gert Fröbe
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
107 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sean Connery returns as Agent 007 and faces off with a maniacal villain bent on destroying all the gold in Fort Knox-- and obliterating the world economy
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ken Hughes ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,486 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 522 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 451 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 by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 364 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 344 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
A high wind in Jamaica ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 155 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 by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A call girl teams up with a security expert to steal money from the safety deposit boxes of three crooks
Tonio Kröger by Erika Mann ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in German and English and held by 125 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
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 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
Die 1000 Augen des Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in German and English and held by 112 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)
The three penny opera by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 76 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
Die 1000 Augen des Dr. Mabuse The 1000 eyes of Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revives the chief character of Lang's earlier films. Special agents investigating a suspicious death find clues pointing toward the legendary Dr. Mabuse, a criminal mastermind believed to have died in the 1930s
Es geschah am hellichten Tag by Ladislao Vajda ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 60 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)
100,000 dollars au soleil ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 55 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
Ian Fleming's Goldfinger by Ian Fleming ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve
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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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 (133)
German (59)
French (19)
Multiple languages (1)