WorldCat Identities

Tukur, Ulrich 1957-

Works: 444 works in 1,114 publications in 11 languages and 11,818 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Film remakes  War films  Action and adventure films  Survival films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Creator, Contributor, Other, Narrator, Editor, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ulrich Tukur
Das Leben der Anderen = The lives of others by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Visual )

40 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1984 East Berlin simple surveillance assignment: Capt. Gerd Wiesler, a Stasi officer and a specialist in surveillance, has been assigned to keep an eye on Georg Dreyman, a respected playwright, and his actress girlfriend, Christa-Maria Sieland. Though Dreyman is known to associate with blacklisted director Albert Jerska, a known dissident, Dreyman's record is spotless. Wiesler discovers that Minister Hempf has an ulterior motive in spying on this seemingly upright citizen. Wiesler's sympathies shift from the government to its people - or at least to this one particular person
Das weisse Band : eine deutsche Kindergeschichte = White Ribbon by Michael Haneke( Visual )

75 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the children and teenagers of a church and school choir run by the village schoolteacher and their families: The Baron, the steward, the pastor, the doctor, the midwife, the tenant farmers. Strange accidents occur and gradually assume the characteristics of a punishment ritual. Who could be responsible for such bizarre transgressions? Acclaimed director Michael Haneke (Hidden, Funny Games) won the Palme d'Or at the 2009 Cannes FIlm Festival for what is considered to be an instant classic of world cinema. The White Ribbon is Haneke's masterpiece and a film that will be talked about for years to come." --Kanopy website
Solaris by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a space station orbiting the mysterious planet Solaris, terrified crew members are experiencing a host of strange phenomena, including eerie visitors who seem all too human
Séraphine by Martin Provost( Visual )

44 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of French painter Séraphine de Senlis
Nordwand = North face by Philipp Stölzl( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the summer of 1936, two Bavarian soldiers decide to attempt the ascent up the north face of the Eiger
Amen by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

56 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German SS Lieutenant covertly collaborates with a young Italian priest in hopes of changing the Vatican's policies toward Germany during WWII, which both believe are exacerbating the Jewish Holocaust
Bonhoeffer, agent of grace( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life. Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance and his moral struggle are dramatized in this film
John Rabe by Florian Gallenberger( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanking Massacre in China by courageously negotiating a safety zone to protect innocent civilians from the Japanese Army. Drawing from John Rabe's 1937 diaries as source material, Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime
Taking sides : der Fall Furtwängler( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Hitler took over power in 1933, many Jewish artists were forced to leave Germany. Wilhelm Furtwängler choose to stay. Though never a member of the party, he was a receipient of honors associated with party membership. However, the conductor often used his position and contacts to save hundreds of Jewish musicians from concentration camps
Moon man( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day, the man on the moon, became bored and hitches a ride to Earth, on the tails of a passing comet. An 'attack from outer space' alarm rings into the President's headquarters, and the search for the Moon Man begins. However, the Moon Man must get back fast, before the President can capture him. The absence of the Moon Man means that all the world's children are unable to sleep
Operation Valkyrie( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events surrounding the attempt to kill Hitler by a group of high command officers that failed and led to their execution
My mother's courage by Michael Verhoeven( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsa is an outgoing woman who tackles her daily tasks cheerfully. Even when she is arrested for deportation, her unquestioning cooperation and inability to consider a montrously horrific reality demonstrate how millions of people were manipulated to their doom. Equally obedient, the German officers have their orders to follow. The true account of the deportation of over 4,000 Jews to Auschwitz in July of 1944, and how one mother's simple act of quiet defiance evaded deportation to Auschwitz - and certain death
Mutters Courage by Michael Verhoeven( Visual )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the authentic story of Elsa Tabori, whose dramatist son George Tabaria also wrote a stage version of it. During the German occupation in summer 1944, a woman who has been deported by the Nazis escapes annihilation in a concentration camp through her courage. The narrative is broken by numerous stylistic means - a diametrically opposed point of view to that of Steven Spielberg and his film Schindlers Liste
Pinocchio( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mischievous yet loveable puppet that "wood" do anything to find his roots and become a real boy! With no strings attached, he sets off on a wild adventure where he runs into some trouble along the way. But nothing will stop the ever-so chipper puppet from chasing his dream
Bonhoeffer: agent of grace( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Predikant Dietrich Bonhoeffer worstelt met vragen tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog door het regime van Hitler, waarbij tegenstanders worden opgepakt en Joden worden uitgeroeid. Mag hij de andere kant opkijken of moet hij zelf iets doen?
Eichmanns Ende Liebe, Verrat, Tod; [Literatur]( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Eichmann (beängstigend gut: Herbert Knaup), Cheforganisator der Judendeportationen in die Vernichtungslager und einer der größten Kriegsverbrecher im "Dritten Reich", setzt sich in den 1950er Jahren wie viele Nazis mit seiner Familie nach Buenos Aires ab. Dort lernt er Willem Sassen (Ulrich Tukur) kennen, einen niederländischen SS-Mann, ehemaligen Kriegsberichterstatter und überzeugten Nationalsozialisten. Er gewinnt Eichmann für umfangreiche Tonbandinterviews. Auch Lothar Hermann, Jude und KZ-Überlebender, hatte sich 1942 nach Buenos Aires in Sicherheit gebracht. Hermanns Tochter Silvia verliebt sich in "Nick" - ohne zu wissen, dass es sich dabei ausgerechnet um Eichmanns Sohn Klaus handelt. Diese Liaison wird Adolf Eichmann schließlich zum Verhängnis. Zivilfahnder des israelischen Geheimdienstes Mossad entführen Eichmann am 11.05.1960 nach Israel
Stammheim by Reinhard Hauff( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the trail of the Baader-Meinhof Gang in Stammheim, a suburb of Stuttgart. The trial begain in 1975 and lasted two years. Scenes and dialogue of the films are based on real texts, reminiscences, and letters
Die Spieluhr eine Novelle by Ulrich Tukur( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilhelm Uhde, den großbürgerlichen Preußen, und Séraphine, eine einfache Französin, die von den Bewohnern ihres Dorfes verspottet wird, trennen Welten. Und doch hat das Schicksal sie zusammen geführt: den sensiblen Kunstsammler und seine tiefgläubige Putzfrau, die Bilder malt, seit ihr ein Engel des Herrn erschien. Viele Jahre später wird beider Leben verfilmt. Der Schauspieler, der Uhde verkörpert, macht dabei eine seltsame Entdeckung, die ihn in den phantastischen Kosmos von Séraphine katapultiert: in ein Leben hinter den Bildern und Gobelins eines vergessenen Schlosses der Picardie
Le couperet by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après quinze ans de loyaux services en tant que cadre très supérieur dans une usine de papier, Bruno D. se fait licencier avec quelques centaines de ses collègues pour cause de délocalisation. Trois années passent sans qu'il ne trouve un nouvel emploi. Il est maintenant prêt à tout pour retrouver un poste à son niveau, même passer à l'offensive
Within the whirlwind by Marleen Gorris( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During Stalin's reign of terror, Evgenia Ginzburg, a literature professor, was sent to 10 years hard labor in a gulag in Siberia. Having lost everything, and no longer wishing to live, she meets the camp doctor and begins to come back to life."--IMDB
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Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.19 for Bonhoeffer ... to 0.88 for Eichmanns ...)

Das Leben der Anderen = The lives of others
Alternative Names
Huldericus Tukur

Scheurlen, Ulrich 1957-

Tukur, Ulrich

Tukur, Ulrich Gerhard 1957-

Ulrich Tukur acteur et chanteur, romancier

Ulrich Tukur attore e musicista tedesco

Ulrich Tukur Duits acteur

Ulrich Tukur German actor and musician

Ulrich Tukur tysk skådespelare

Ulrich Tukur tysk skodespelar

Ulrich Tukur tysk skuespiller

Ulrich Turkur

Ούρλιχ Τουκούρ

Тукур, Ульрих

אולריך טוקור שחקן גרמני

اولريش توكور

اولریش توکور بازیگر آلمانی

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