WorldCat Identities

Porten, Henny 1890-1960

Overview
Works: 63 works in 147 publications in 6 languages and 584 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Biography  Biographical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Comedy films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henny Porten
Anna Boleyn : a historical drama in six acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic drama of the second wife of England's Henry VIII, made in Berlin by Lubitsch before he moved to Hollywood to make comedies
Henny Porten, der erste deutsche Filmstar, 1890-1960 by Helga Belach( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das alte Gesetz : ein Film aus den sechzier Jahren = The ancient law : a film from the Sixties( Visual )

13 editions published in 2018 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Baruch, the son of a rabbi, becomes fascinated by the theater. Against his father's wishes, Baruch leaves home and finds his way to Vienna, where an archduchess at the imperial court falls in love with him. She becomes his patroness, facilitating his successful career as a classical actor. But Baruch continues to long for home and must find a way to reconcile his religious heritage with his love of secular literature"--Container
Backstairs by Leopold Jessner( Visual )

16 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this early German expressionist film a young woman's love is thwarted by a postman consumed with jealousy who intercepts her beloved's letters to her and who finally slays him. Devastated, she hurls herself from a building and kills herself
Wie ich wurde by Henny Porten( Book )

5 editions published in 1919 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vom "Kintopp' zum Tonfilm: Ein Stuck miterlebter Filmgeschichte by Henny Porten( Book )

9 editions published in 1932 in German and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladies of the German cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sappho: The engineer Georg de la Croix suffers a nervous breakdown due to the continuous unfaithfulness of his lover, Dame Sappho. Georg ends up in a lunatic asylum. His brother, Richard wants to avenge him but instead falls in love with the beautiful Dame Sappho. When Herr Richard finds out from a previous lover of Dame Sappho that she was the cause of his brother's insanity, Richard decides to put an end to his affair with her by marrying someone else but he still must see Dame Sappho, even minutes after the wedding. The love turmoil will have a "grand finale" at the end of the film in a magnificent and thrilling scene at the Opera where our heroine will pay for her old and new love sins
Henny Porten, Rollenbild, in: Der Feind im Lande by Henny Porten( )

2 editions published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henny Porten, Brustbild, Einladung zur Uraufführung des Films "Tragödie" der Henny Porten-Froelich-Prouktion by Henny Porten( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henny Porten als Wally [u.a.], verschiedene Szenenfotos, in: E.A. Dupont: Die Geier-Wally by Henny Porten( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kohlhiesels Töchter : Lustspiel in 4 Akten( Visual )

3 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two daughters of a rich widower, both played by Liselotte Pulver, couldn't be more different. Lisel is beautiful, feminine, amd sophisticated, while Susi is clumsy and masculine. Liesel and Toni want to get married, but the girls' father decides that Susi must get married first
Komödianten( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in the world of the theater in the eighteenth century about the campaign of a famous German actress, Caroline Neuber, for true art and against the prejudices of her time
Carola Lamberti : eine vom Zirkus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 [Vierundzwanzig] Stunden aus dem Leben einer Frau [nach d. Novelle von Stefan Zweig]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1931 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana Bolena( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la historia de la segunda esposa del rey inglés Enrique VIII. Su divorcio desembocaría en uno de los momentos políticos y religiosos más turbulentos en la historia de Inglaterra
Anna Boleyn( )

3 editions published between 1920 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doll : four amusing acts from a toy box( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The documentary film "Ernst Lubitsch in Berlin" presents the life of the filmmaker Ernst Lubitsch from his birth in 1892 to his departure for Hollywood in 1923. Includes interviews and footage from his films
Familie Buchholz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy set in late 19th century Berlin about a bourgeois mother and her marriageable daughter
24 Stunden aus dem Leben einer Frau( Visual )

2 editions published in 1931 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Bolena( Visual )

4 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Bolena, dama d'onore alla Corte di Enrico VIII, è molto corteggiata dal sovrano che, per sposarla, arriva ad offrirle il trono d'Inghilterra. Ma Caterina, prima moglie del Re, rifiuta il divorzio al sovrano e lo stesso Papa non concede il benestare. Enrico VIII si pone allora sopra tutte le opposizioni, si nomina Capo della Chiesa Anglicana, divorzia da Caterina e sposa Anna. Anche la nuova Regina partorisce una bambina, e non l'erede al trono tanto desiderato, il Re per liberarsi di lei la accusa di adulterio e la condanna a morte
 
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Henny Porten actrice allemande

Henny Porten actriz alemana

Henny Porten attrice e produttrice cinematografica tedesca

Henny Porten däitsch Schauspillerin

Henny Porten deutsche Schauspielerin (Stummfilm)

Henny Porten Duits actrice

Henny Porten düütsche Schauspelersche

Henny Porten German actress and film producer

Henny Portenová

Kaufmann-Asser, Henny von 1890-1960

Kaufmann, Henny von 1890-1960

Kaufmann, Henny von [Wirkl. Name] 1890-1960

Porten, Frida Ulricke 1890-1960

Porten Henny Frieda Ulricke

Porten, Henny Frieda Ulricke, 1890-1960

Porten, Henny Frieda Ulrike

Porten, Henny Frieda Ulrike 1890-1960

Porten Ženi

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