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Wegener, Paul 1874-1948

Overview
Works: 227 works in 617 publications in 8 languages and 2,862 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Monster films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  War films  Propaganda films  Biography  Film excerpts 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Other, Scenarist, Restager , pmn, Collector, Honoree, Creator, fmd, Film editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Golem : how he came into the world( Visual )

10 editions published between 1920 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is 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. He is destroyed by an innocent child. Based on the legend of the Golem, a popular figure in Jewish tradition
The golem by Paul Wegener( Visual )

153 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Jewish ghetto of Prague, a rabbi hopes for the golem, a hugh non-sentient creature, to return to life and protect the people from the whims of a cruel tyrant
Sumurun : an Oriental play in six acts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this blending of melodrama and comedy, the story of a rebellious harem member who rejects the sheikh and falls in love with a merchant is interwoven with several other related stories
Der Student von Prag = The student of Prague by Stellan Rye( Visual )

19 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baldwin, an impoverished student, sells his reflection in the mirror to a villainous character named Scapinelli ; the reflection then takes on an independent existence, causing Baldwin so much harm that he shoots it, killing himself in the process
Kolberg by Veit Harlan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in German and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mobilized Germany's most talented artists ... to re-create the true story of a Prussian town's rebellion against Napoleon's army of occupation. Laced with anti-Christian symbolism and National Socialist ideology, the film is a mirror of Hitler Germany's own war for survival. In its characterization of Kolberg's besieged citizenry, the epic allegorically reflects the spirit of fanatical resolve to fight on, that Nazi propaganda was attempting to instill in the German population during the final years of World War 2"--Container
The masterworks of the German horror cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three classic silent films are considered by many to be the roots of the modern horror film
Der Student von Prag = The Student of Prague( Visual )

14 editions published between 1912 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balduin, a student, is offered wealth and a good marriage by the sinister Scapinelli in exchange for his reflection. The reflection then takes on an independent existence and begins to do harm. Balduin, unable to control his Doppelgänger, finally shoots it, thereby causing his own death
Der Golem : wie er in die Welt kam : Bilder nach Begebenheiten aus einer alten Chronik = The Golem( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 16th century Prague, Rabbi Loew constructs a man of clay, the Golem, and brings him to life to protect his people from a pogrom
Der Golem, wie er in die Welt kam Bilder nach Begebenheiten aus einer alten Chronik; fünf Kapitel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flandrisches Tagebuch 1914 by Paul Wegener( Book )

7 editions published in 1933 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Wegener : sein Leben und seine Rollen : ein Buch von ihm und über ihn by Kai Möller( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sumurun by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

19 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sumurun, a rebellious harem member who rejects the sheikh and falls in love with a cloth merchant, is intertwined with with several other related stories
The magician by Rex Ingram( Visual )

4 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart blood of a virgin. That's what deranged medical student Oliver Haddo needs for his malevolent scheme to create life. He finds it in a lovely sculptor he hypnotizes and spirits off to an ancient sorcerer's tower, preparing to rip her heart from her living body. Based on a novel by W. Somerset Maugham. Bizarre, nightmarish, enhanced by top production values and elegant European locations, a must for any fan of the horror genre or of imaginative moviemaking
Der Golem, wie er in die Welt kam : eine Geschichte in fünf Kapiteln by Paul Wegener( Book )

7 editions published in 1921 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German silent masterworks( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compilation includes the first great feature made of the Dracula legend, Nosferatu, as well as the masterpiece of highly subjective, expressionistic film art, The last laugh, and the seminal monster movie, Der Golem
Der Golem, Wie er in die Welt kam = The Golem( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of the legend of the Golem, "a body without a soul" created from clay by Rabbi Loew in the 16th century to defend the Jews in the Prague ghetto against a pogram
Alraune = Mandrake( Visual )

5 editions published between 1928 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale about a mad scientist who collects a dead man's semen and uses it to impregnate a woman he's obesessed with
Paul Wegeners Der Golem( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im 16. Jahrhundert: Rabbi Loew, geistlicher Führer der jüdischen Gemeinschaft in Prag, ein Magier und Meister der schwarzen Kunst, haucht einer Lehmstatue Leben ein. Der Koloss rettet dem Kaiser das Leben, worauf dieser ein Dekret widerruft, das die Vertreibung der Juden aus Prag verordnet. Als sich der Golem infolge einer verhängnisvollen Konstellation der Gestirne gegen seinen Schöpfer auflehnt, bricht ein kleines Mädchen seine Lebenskraft. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films)
Ikebana, faszinierende Blumenkunst by Ursula Wegener( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in Undetermined and German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Westmar : Einer von Vielen, ein Deutsches Schicksal aus dem Jahr 1929( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Nazi propaganda film purports to show the story of a Nazi Storm Trooper named Horst Wessel--here called "Hans Westmar"--Who took part in street brawls and assassinations in Berlin in the 1920s and 1930s against Communists and other opponents of the Nazis, and was killed by Communists not long before this film came out"--Internet Movie Database
 
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Paul Wegener

Paul Wegener acteur allemand

Paul Wegener actor alemany

Paul Wegener attore, regista e sceneggiatore tedesco

Paul Wegener deutscher Schauspieler und Regisseur

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Paul Wegener Duits acteur

Paul Wegener German actor

Paul Wegener německý herec a režisér

Wegener, Paul Hermann

Wegener, Paul Hermann 1874-1948

Пауль Вегенер немецкий актёр и режиссёр

Пауль Вегенер німецький актор і режисер

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