WorldCat Identities

Esmond, Carl 1904-2004

Overview
Works: 42 works in 72 publications in 5 languages and 1,859 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Carl Esmond Publications about Carl Esmond
Publications by  Carl Esmond Publications by Carl Esmond
posthumous Publications by Carl Esmond, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Carl Esmond
Ministry of fear ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En route to London after being released from a mental institution, Stephen Neale stops at a seemingly innocent village fair, after which he finds himself caught in the web of a sinister underworld with possible Nazi connections
Lola Montès by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts, through flashbacks, the life of a famous courtesan, recounted as part of a lavish circus act. The ringmaster introduces and displays Lola Montés who recalls her romances with Franz Liszt, a student, and Ludwig, King of Bavaria before she was reduced by scandal, poverty and ill fortune to her present life as a circus performer
The dawn patrol ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1915 France, Major Brand commands the 39th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps. The young airmen go up in bullet-riddled crates and the casualty rate is appalling, but Brand can't make the officers at headquarters see reason
Morituri by Bernhard Wicki ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German war deserter is blackmailed into conducting an apparent suicide mission for the British. Forced to pose as an SS officer, Robert Crain must seize a German freighter booby-trapped to explode upon capture. Complicating the situation, sixteen prisoners of war are also brought on board, including a beautiful young concentration camp survivor
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torn between religious pacifism and patriotism, Alvin York of Tennessee went on to become World War I's most acclaimed hero, capturing 132 German soldiers during the Battle of Argonne
Without love ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Jamieson is a scientist working on a high-altitude oxygen mask for World War II fighter pilots. He has nowhere to conduct his research until he meets Jamie Rowan, a woman with a large empty country house. She has no hopes of marrying for love but Jamie wants to help the war effort and she likes Pat, so to satisfy the proprieties they agree on a business arrangement: a marriage of convenience and partnership. They happily work on oxygen mixes instead of honeymooning. But as their relationship begins to warm up, Jamie is courted by another man and the old flame that broke Pat's heart is back in his life. It will take a sleepwalking ruse, dodging in and out of doors, and a working oxygen mask to get them together again
Liebelei by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1932 and 1996 in German and Multiple languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Vienna of 1910 Fritz (Wolfgang Liebeneiner) falls for Christine (Magda Schneider) after a chance meeting. Their love becomes all encompassing,but Fritz has already had an affair with the wife of the vengeful Baron Eggerdorff (Gustav Gründgens), and his destiny seems sealed as the Baron demands his honour is appeased
Address unknown ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a German American art dealer who returns to Germany during the Nazi era. He adopts the Nazi philosophy, to the point that he abandons the daughter of his Jewish American partner, an aspiring actress in Berlin, to her fate. After her death, coded letters from his partner convince Nazi censors that he is an American spy. His slow degredation and realisation the everyone has abandoned his are well portrayed
Blossom time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of Franz Schubert's unrequited love for his landlord's daughter
Hitler! ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Basehart delivers an incendiary performance as history's most notorious madman in a searing expose of the private life of Adolf Hitler. A semi-factual account of the Fuehrer's rise and fall, the rarely seen film follows Hitler's political career from the failed Beer Hall Putsch of 1923 to his suicide in a Berlin bunker at the end of WWII. Inspired by a 1959 interview with a woman who claimed to be his lover
Ministerium der Angst = Ministry of fear ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Columbia Pictures film noir classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walk east on Beacon!: "[A] tale of Communist spies stealing secrets about the Manhattan Project. The source material was a Reader's Digest article by FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover, and the movie shares Hoover's obsession with surveillance"--Container
Blossom time a romance to the music of Franz Schubert ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Schubert (played by Richard Tauber) realizes his love for Vickie is not returned, he helps her overcome the obstacles of the court to find happiness with the man she does love. Throughout the film Tauber sings several of Schubert's lieder
Margin for error ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a Nazi consul who was embezzling funds from the German consulate turns up dead, a Jewish policemand exonerates his wife and partner of the crime."--Container
Evelyn Laye in evensong ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First comes courage ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WWII tale about the Norwegian underground battling the Nazis, Also notable for being probably the only Hollywood war film directed by a woman (Dorothy Arzner)
El Ministerio del miedo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angoisse by Jacques Tourneur ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apprenant la mort subite d'une jeune femme qu'il avait rencontrée dans un train, le docteur Bailey rend visite au frère de celle-ci, Nick Berderaux. Ce dernier lui présente son épouse Allida, qui semble craindre ce mari, dont le comportement va se révéler rapidement inquiétant
Espions sur la Tamise by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un homme qui a gagné par erreur un cadeau dans une kermesse, est poursuivi par des tueurs et découvre que l'objet contient des microfilms destinés à des espions nazis
Max Ophuls' Liebelei ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1933 and 1996 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In turn-of-the-century Vienna, a young lieutenant's past indiscretion leads to tragedy for himself and the musician's daughter with whom he has fallen deeply in love
 
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Alternative Names
Eichberger, Carl Cäsar Willy Simon 1902-2004
Eichberger-Esmond, Willy 1902-2004
Eichberger, Karl Cesar Wilhelm Simon
Eichberger, Willi 1902-2004
Eichberger, Willi 1904-2004
Eichberger, Willy 1902-2004
Eichberger, Willy 1904-2004
Esmond, Carl
Esmond Carl 1902-2004
Esmond, Charles 1902-2004
Esmond, Charles 1904-2004
Simon, Carl Cäsar Willy 1902-2004
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