WorldCat Identities

Rasp, Fritz 1891-1976

Overview
Works: 130 works in 329 publications in 5 languages and 6,129 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Dystopias  Maps 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Performer, Contributor, Costume designer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Fritz Rasp
Metropolis by Fritz Lang( Visual )
55 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a 21st century city run by a "super trustee" and his collaborators who live in a paradise-like garden. Workers are totally enslaved by machines and condemned to live underground. In the midst of this misery, a young woman, Maria, arises and attempts to inspire the workers to throw off their oppressors
Die 3groschenoper The threepenny opera ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities"--Container
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen Diary of a lost girl ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pharmacist's daughter seduced by her father's assistant has a child and is banished to a repressive reform school. Escaping, she makes her way penniless to a brothel where she lives for the moment
Woman in the moon by Fritz Lang( Visual )
12 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in English and German and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early silent film describing a journey by rocket ship to the moon. Rather than a flight of pure fantasy, director Fritz Lang conceived a modernized "trip to the Moon" grounded in state-of-the-art astrophysics & spiced with romance and espionage. One of the most influential science fiction films of its era, in many respects technically accurate
Spies by Fritz Lang( Visual )
5 editions published between 1928 and 2004 in English and German and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A power-hungry banker with many disguises, marshals his forces to steal the secrets of an important treaty
Diary of a lost girl by G. W Pabst( Visual )
20 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A girl escapes from a repressive reform school and is directed to a brothel where she becomes liberated and lives for the moment with radiant physical abandon
Die 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )
16 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in German and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lenya plays prostitute Jenny Brown, and Forster is Mack the Knife in this musical fantasy of crime and sex in the Soho underworld of the 1890's
Emil und die Detektive [1954] by R. A Stemmle( Visual )
18 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in German and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A boy visiting Berlin is robbed but recovers the money and captures the thief with the aid of some newfound friends."--Http://store.yahoo.com/ihf/491.html
Warning shadows a nocturnal hallucination ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Expressionist film in which a count is 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 emotion and passions are mirrored
The love of Jeanne Ney [Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney] by G. W Pabst( Visual )
4 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeanne Ney is the daughter of a French diplomat who is assassinated by Bolsheviks. She falls in love with a young Communist, Andreas and have a brief interlude of happiness in Paris until her uncle is murdered and the crime pinned on Andreas
Fritz Lang's Metropolis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freder Fredersen is the son of Joh Fredersen, who reigns over the great city of Metropolis in the year 2026. The younger Fredersen is surprised to discover his lifestyle has been built on the unseen, but backbreaking, labor of an entire class of workers who tend the machines that make the city run, and he descends to the subterranean levels of Metropolis in an effort to understand their lives. This version was produced in 1981 when Giorgio Moroder began a three-year endeavor to restore the science fiction classic
Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film tells the story of a young Frencj woman's struggle for happiness amidst the chaos of post-WW1 Europe. -- Container
The 3 penny opera Die 3groschenoper ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities"--Container
The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in German and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... Brecht's masterpiece based on John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, with Weill's ... score ... [a] musical fantasy of crime and sex in the Soho underworld of the 1890's."--Container
Paracelsus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paracelsus is named head physician of Basel and orders the city gates to be closed against the Plague. He heals the dancer Fliegenbein but the authorities don't approve of his methods and seek to arrest him. Fliegenbein helps Paracelsus escape
Lina Braake ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in German and French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lina Braake, an 81-year-old lady, has to leave her flat when the flat is inherited by a bank. She has to go to a home for old people. There she meets a former business man. He and Mrs. Braake develop a scheme to frame the bank who has driven her out of her flat
Die 3 Groschenoper ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Musical fantasy of crime and sex in the Soho underworld of the 1890's"--External container
Diary of a lost girl Tagebuch einer Verlorenen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A girl escapes from a repressive reform school and is directed to a brothel where she becomes liberated and lives for the moment with radiant physical abandon
The golden age of German cinema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four films chosen to represent what the title implies, the "golden age of German cinema," which ran from the end of World War I, through the 1920s right up to the rise of Naziism and Hitler to power
Spione ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in German and Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haghi, a power-hungry banker with many disguises, marshals his forces to steal the secrets of an important treaty
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.21 for Diary of a ... to 0.89 for The golden ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Rasp, Fritz
Rasp, Fritz Heinrich 1891-1976
Languages
Covers