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Wiene, Robert

Overview
Works: 82 works in 191 publications in 5 languages and 4,472 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Horror films  Film excerpts  Expressionist films  Vampire films  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Editor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1995.75, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robert Wiene
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

20 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an excerpt from The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari with original German intertitles. Director Robert Wiene and a team of designers crafted a nightmare realm in which light, shadow, and substance are abstracted, a world in which a demented doctor and a carnival sleepwalker perpetuate a series of murders in a small community
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1919 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the film The cabinet of Dr. Caligari, a somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of Genuine. Both films are examples of the German Expressionist movement
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari; a film by Robert Wiene, Carl Mayer, and Hans Janowitz. English translation and description of action by R. V Adkinson( Book )

32 editions published between 1920 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the filmic action and gives the intratitles of the film
The hands of Orlac( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and Multiple languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the mental disintegration of a concert pianist whose hands are amputated after a train crash, and replaced with the hands of an executed murderer. When Orlac's father is murdered by the dead man's hands, Orlac begins a descent toward madness
Das cabinet des Dr. Caligari : ein filmspiel in 6 Akten by Robert Wiene( Visual )

7 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men on a park bench discuss the story of Cesare, a sleep-walking circus performer under the control of the murderous Dr. Caligari. But all, of course, is not quite as it seems. Silent film from 1920
Genuine : the tale of a vampire( Visual )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a 44-minute condensation of Robert Wiene's 1920 film Genuine: The Tale of a Vampire. Genuine controls various men in the town and forces them to slit people's throats and at one point she even commands one to kill themselves to prove their love
The masterworks of the German horror cinema( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three classic silent films are considered by many to be the roots of the modern horror film
German expressionism collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warning shadows : Psychological study of a count who is insanely jealous of the attentions his wife pays to "the lover" and various other suitors. The situation comes to a head when a showman/mesmerist puts on a "shadow play" for them all, in which their emotions and passions are mirrored
Crime & punishment by Pierre Chenal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The director of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari adapted Fyodor Dostoyevsky's literary masterwork Crime and Punishment for the screen with this feature made at the height of the Expressionist movement in German cinema. The story concerns a poor, imperious former law student who believes that he is a special kind of person exempt from any moral law. He murders a woman and her sister and is sent to prison for years
Raskolnikow( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a poor, imperious, eccentric former law student who believes that he is a special kind of superman exempt from any moral law. He murders a woman and her sister and is then sent to prison for years
Magic Lens : the Transformation of the Visual arts in the narrative world of Carlos Fuentes by Lanin A Gyurko( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horror movie classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 12 hours of cushion-clutching, spine-tingling chills and thrills with ten creepy classic horror films
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari the most amazing story ever screened( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orlacs Hände = The hands of Orlac( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the mental disintegration of a concert pianist whose hands are amputated after a train crash, and replaced with the hands of an executed murderer. When Orlac's father is murdered by the dead man's hands, Orlac begins a descent toward madness
Classics of the early cinema collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of influential films of the silent era with English intertitles and accompanying music
Le cabinet du docteur Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une fête foraine vers 1830, le docteur Galigari montre Cesare, un somnambule qui prédit à un étudiant qu'il vivra "jusqu'à l'aube". il est en effet assassiné, et son ami soupçonne Caligari. Celui-ci donne l'ordre à Cesare d'enlever une jeune femme. Le somnambule poursuivi meurt d'épuisement. Son maître est emprisonné mais s'enfuit et se réfugie dans un asile de fous dont il devient directeur
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographed during rehearsals and premiere performance, January 23, 1969 at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City
Doctor Blood's coffin ; The cabinet of Dr. Caligari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cabinet of Dr. Caligari: A hypnotist compels a man to commit murders
Genuine : the tragedy of a vampire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Genuine, the exotic priestess of an ancient cult, is made callous and cruel by her subjects' worship. When her tribe is massacred, she is sold as a slave to an elderly German aristocrat, Lord Melo. Unable to bear another man gazing upon his acquisition, he imprisons her in his home. But when a handsome young man visits Melo, it is a simple matter for Genuine to convince him to slit the old man's throat. Now free, she lusts for the power she once knew, and death will surely befall anyone who stands in her way."--Container
 
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Robert Wiene director de cine de Alemania

Robert Wiene director de cinema alemán

Robert Wiene director de cinema alemany

Robert Wiene Duits filmregisseur

Robert Wiene German film director

Robert Wiene réalisateur allemand

Robert Wiene regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico tedesco

Robertus Wiene

Роберт Вине

Роберт Віне

רוברט וינה במאי קולנוע גרמני

رابرت وینه کارگردان آلمانی

റോബർട്ട് വീൻ ‌

ロベルト・ウィーネ

罗伯特·威恩

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Twentieth-century literary criticism, excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers who lived between 1900 and 1960, from the first published critical appraisals to current evaluations