WorldCat Identities

Thimig, Hermann 1890-1982

Overview
Works: 63 works in 123 publications in 3 languages and 1,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Silent films  Filmed operas  Comedy films  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Singer, Vocalist, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hermann Thimig
 
Most widely held works by Hermann Thimig
Die 3groschenoper = The threepenny opera( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 795 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 doll : four amusing acts from a toy box( Visual )

4 editions published between 1919 and 2007 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doll: when an effete young man must marry to inherit a fortune, he purchases a lifelike doll to wed
The wildcat : a grotesque in four acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a remote fort eagerly awaits a new lieutenant. En route the lieutenant is captured by outlaws who roam the snow-covered mountains and the daughter of their leader quickly falls for the young officer, setting in motion an outrageous farce
Viktor und Viktoria( Visual )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in German and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poverty-stricken singer in Depression-era Paris becomes convinced that the only way she can earn a living on the nightclub circuit is to masquerade as a man who impersonates women. The film provides a glimpse into the world of theatres, stages and variety clubs, up front and backstage
Die puppe = the doll by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burlesque about a puppeteer's michievous daughter (Oswalda) who impersonates one of her father's life-size dolls in order to marry a baron's nephew. The theme is from Hoffmann and is humorous
The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Macheath, genannt Mackie Messer, heiratet Polly, die Tochter des Londoner Bettlerkönigs Peachum. Dieser will seine Tochter nicht hergeben und erpresst den Polizeichef Tiger-Brown, seinen Schwiegersohn zu verhaften. Zwar wird Macheath von seiner eifersüchtigen Freundin Jenny verraten, doch am Ende erkennen Macheath, Peachum und Tiger-Brown, dass sie einander brauchen. Denn: "Erst kommt das Fressen, dann kommt die Moral." "--Filmportal.de
The oyster princess : a grotesque comedy in 4 acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich old man demands that his nephew, who is terrified of women, marry in order to inherit his money. The man tries to fool his uncle by marrying a life-sized mechanical doll, but when it is broken in an accident, a young girl substitutes herself
The 3 penny opera = Die Dreigroschenoper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 12 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. With a palpable evocation of corruption and dread, set to Weill's irresistible score, The threepenny opera remains a benchmark of early sound cinema."--Container
L'opéra de quat'sous by G. W Pabst( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mackie Messer règne sur la pègre de Londres, en 1900. La complicité d'un ancien compagnon d'armes, Tiger Brown, devenu chef de la police, lui assure une totale impunité. Mackie enlève et épouse la fille du roi des mendiants, Polly Peachum. Fort mécontent de cette triste mésalliance, Peachum fait pression sur Tiger Brown et le somme d'arrêter enfin Mackie, faute de quoi il enverra ses mendiants troubler les fêtes du couronnement. Tiger est bien obligé de s'exécuter. Dénoncé par Jenny, l'une de ses protégées, Mackie se retrouve en prison. Sa femme prend alors brillamment la tête de ses affaires..." (Source : telerama.fr)
Hermann Thimig. Ein Leben in Dokumenten by Gertrud Doublier( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Rosenkavalier : eine Komödie in 3 Aufzügen by Richard Strauss( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die schlimmen Buben in der Schule Posse mit Gesang by Johann Nestroy( Recording )

in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MOZART, W.A : Magic Flute (The) [Opera]( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Bergkatze Groteske in 4 Akten by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in German and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leutenant of an incompetent band of soldiers falls in love with the female leader of an incompetent band of outlaws
Viktor und Viktoria( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die 3 groschenoper : the 3 penny opera( Visual )

1 edition published in 1931 in German and held by 3 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. With a palpable evocation of corruption and dread, set to Weill's irresistible score, The threepenny opera remains a benchmark of early sound cinema."--Container
Fortune's fool by Alles fü¿r Geld( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An industrialist in post-World War I Germany, whose only greater love than money is his son, finds himself trapped by his own high standard of living. When he convinces a down-and-out aristocrat to marry him despite her love for another and then abuses his wealth by buying out a successful but down-trodden business for very little, his son tries to circumvent the father's ways
Der Rosenkavalier eine Komödie in drei Aufzügen by Hugo von Hofmannsthal( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's libretto is performed as a comedy by the cast of the Festival of Vienna of 1961. Features Helmut Qualtinger, Käthe Gold, Hermann Thimig, and others
Zu ebener Erde und erster Stock oder "Die Launen des Glücks"; Lokalposse mit Gesang( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doll four amusing acts from a toy box = Die Puppe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the filmmaker F.W. Murnau from his birth in 1892 to his departure for Hollywood in 1923. Includes interviews and footage from his films (Ernst Lubitsch in Berlin)
 
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Hermann Thimig acteur autrichien

Hermann Thimig actor

Hermann Thimig attore austriaco

Hermann Thimig austerriksk skodespelar

Hermann Thimig Oostenrijks acteur

Hermann Thimig österrikisk skådespelare

Hermann Thimig østerriksk skuespiller

Hermann Thimig østrigsk skuespiller

Thiemig, Hermann 1890-1982

Thimig, Friedrich August 1890-1982

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Languages
German (53)

English (16)

French (1)