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Twardowski, Hans Heinrich von 1898-1958

Works: 26 works in 84 publications in 2 languages and 1,668 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Film adaptations  Silent films  Horror films  Romance films  Expressionist films  Fiction  Film excerpts 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Hans Heinrich von Twardowski
Most widely held works by Hans Heinrich von Twardowski
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari a film in six acts by Robert Wiene( Visual )

23 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 924 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
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and German and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by the Nazis after his assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, a member of the Czech underground enlists the aid of a young woman who soon finds herself entangled in the revolution's secret operations
Phantom by F. W Murnau( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Alfred Abel (Metropolis, Dr. Mabuse) plays Lorenz Lubota, a man obsessed with his own desires to achieve fame and wealth, who must confront the barriers of class keeping him from a woman (Lya de Putti) with whom he has had a fateful encounter."
Von morgens bis mitternachts From Morning till midnight = De l'aube à minuit by Karlheinz Martin( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cashier in a bank in a small German town is alerted to the power of money by the visit of a rich Italian lady. He embezzles 60,000 marks and leaves for the capital city, where he attempts to find satisfaction in politics, sport, love and religion
Sex in chains by William Dieterle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sommer accidentally kills a nightclub patron harassing his wife Helene, he's sentenced to three years in prison. Denied the comforts promised in their marriage, the young newlyweds risk their future and find release where they can -- Sommer in the arms of a handsome fellow prisoner and Helene with the boss whose kindness becomes her only solace
Der rasende Pegasus by Hans Heinrich von Twardowski( Book )

11 editions published between 1918 and 1920 in German and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German expressionism collection( Visual )

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

Secrets of a soul : By deciphering dream symbols, a psychoanalyst is able to resolve his patient's unconscious conflicts, curing him
The scarlet empress by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "L'impératrice de Russie Elizabeth fait venir dans son pays la princesse allemande Sophia Frederica promise à une destinée exceptionnelle. Elle doit en effet épouser le grand-duc Pierre, l'héritier du trône. Tout au long du voyage, la jeune femme rêve à son bonheur futur et à St-Pétersbourg. Présentée à l'impératrice Elizabeth, elle change son nom de baptême en Catherine. En découvrant que le Grand-duc Pierre n'est pas à la hauteur de ses espoirs. Catherine collectionne les amants et tombe amoureuse du comte Alexei, qu'elle quitte lorsqu'elle apprend qu'il a également séduit l'impératrice Elizabeth."
Die Geschichte vom Franz Biberkopf (Berlin Alexanderplatz) by Alfred Döblin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After four years in prison Franz Biberkopf tries to begin a new life and fails. Only after his fiancee is killed does he try once more
Die Geschichte von Franz Biberkopf : [Produkt.: Reichsrundfunkges. Berlin, 1930] : (Berlin Alexanderplatz) by Alfred Döblin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

2 editions published in 1942 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In World War II Morocco, seething with European refugees desperate for passage to neutral Lisbon, only a world-weary and bitter nightclub owner can help his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
Erläuterungen zu Twardowsky by Gustav Grunau( )

2 editions published in 1910 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masterworks of the German horror cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These classic silent films are considered by many to be the roots of the modern horror film. Cabinet of Dr. Caligari: A somnambulist commits murders at a hypnotist's bidding. Genuine: a tale of a vampire: a short excerpt which reunited "Caligari's" creative team. Golem: Set in medieval Prague, the rabbi gives life to the Golem who falls in love with the rabbi's daughter and brings fear to the emperor's court and is eventually destroyed by an innocent child. Nosferatu: the first film version of Bram Stoker's Dracula. Count Orlok leaves his castle in the Carpathians and travels by ship to Bremen, bringing coffins filled with dirt and plague rats
Georg Kaiser by Georg Kaiser( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Knocked for six by his lust for an exotically perfumed woman from Florence, a trusted bank clerk of twenty-five years' standing shoves a stolen fortune in his pocket and runs to her hotel, where his ludicrous advances are rejected. But, he's broken free and there's no turning back. He ditches his family and their bourgeois existence to embark on a roller-coaster odyssey, scouring the city's senseless entertainments in an increasingly disillusioned search for an experience worth buying and a reason for living. "I am a changed man! I have sixty thousand marks and I'm going to decide for myself what is and isn't pointless so to hell with you!"
Genuine the tale of a vampire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
Der rasende Pegasus; mit einem Vorwort von Mynona by Paul BERNHARDT( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Von morgens bis mitternachts( )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The gentleman in room six( Visual )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A story in which the camera is used as the eye and mind of a forgotten man. While the audience sees the story through his eyes a voice speaks his thoughts
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Alternative Names
Bernhard, Paul 1898-1958

Bernhardt, Paul 1898-1958

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Twardofski, Heinrich von 1898-1958

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Twardowski Hans 1898-1958

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Twardowski, Hans Heinz v. 1898-1958

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Twardowsky, Hans Heinrich von 1898-1958

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Von Twardowski, Hans Heinrich

Von Twardowski, Hans Heinrich 1898-1958

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German (44)

English (25)