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Also Known As: Died: November 30, 1947
Born: January 28, 1892 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Berlin, DE Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
That Lady in Ermine (1948) as Director
A newlywed countess falls for a Hungarian invader.
2.
Cluny Brown (1946) as Director
A servant girl''''s passion for plumbing shocks London society.
3.
Here Is Germany (1945) as Orig prod and dir
4.
The Meanest Man in the World (1943) as Dir of retakes
Compassionate small-town lawyer Richard Clarke moves to New York City to seek his fortune, but is unsuccessful until he takes a friend's advice and tries to convince the world he's a ruthless heel. Suddenly he's the most popular lawyer in town -- but he could lose his fiancée.
5.
Heaven Can Wait (1943) as Director
An old roué arrives in Hades to review his life with Satan, who will rule on his eligibility to enter the Underworld.
6.
To Be or Not to Be (1942) as Director
A troupe of squabbling actors joins the Polish underground to dupe the Nazis.
7.
That Uncertain Feeling (1941) as Director
A happily married woman sees a psychoanalyst and develops doubts about her husband.
8.
The Shop Around the Corner (1940) as Director
Feuding co-workers don't realize they're secret romantic pen pals.
9.
Ninotchka (1939) as Director
A coldhearted Soviet agent is warmed up by a trip to Paris and a night of love.
10.
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1938) as Director
A millionaire who''''s been married seven times courts wife number eight.
11.
Angel (1937) as Director
While vacationing without her husband, a married woman falls for another man.
12.
Desire (1936) as Fill-In Director
Before they can marry, two society types run off with lower-class loves.
13.
La veuve joyeuse (1934) as Mise en scène [Dir]
14.
The Merry Widow (1934) as Director
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
15.
Design for Living (1933) as Director
An independent woman can't chose between the two men she loves.
16.
Une heure près de toi (1932) as Director
17.
Trouble in Paradise (1932) as Director
A love triangle ignites trouble between two jewel thieves and their intended victim.
18.
One Hour with You (1932) as Director
Both members of a married couple fight the temptation to stray.
19.
If I Had a Million (1932) as The Directors: ["The Clerk"]
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
20.
Broken Lullaby (1932) as Director
A guilt-ridden World War I veteran travels to Germany to meet the family of a man he killed.
21.
The Smiling Lieutenant (1931) as Director
A misfired flirtation lands a young lieutenant married to a princess instead of the one he loves.
22.
Monte Carlo (1930) as Director
A wealthy count poses as a hairdresser to romance a financially strapped countess.
23.
Galas de la Paramount (1930) as Director
24.
The Love Parade (1930) as Director
A count finds his marriage to a queen less than satisfying.
25.
Paramount on Parade (1930) as Director
26.
Eternal Love (1929) as Director
27.
The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg (1928) as Director
In this silent film, a young prince attending college falls for a barmaid below his station.
28.
The Patriot (1928) as Director
Drama unfolds in a Russian court.
29.
So This Is Paris (1926) as Director
30.
Lady Windermere's Fan (1925) as Director
In this silent film, a mother tries to prevent her daughter''''s ruin at the hands of a man who is not her husband.
31.
Kiss Me Again (1925) as Director
32.
Forbidden Paradise (1924) as Director
33.
Three Women (1924) as Director
34.
The Marriage Circle (1924) as Director
Professor Stock and his wife Mizzi are always bickering. Mizzi tries to seduce Dr. Franz Braun, the new husband of her good friend Charlotte. Dr. Braun's colleague, Dr. Mueller, who has had his eye on Charlotte, sees this as his opportunity, even though the Braun's are very happily married. Through a misunderstanding, Charlotte thinks that her husband is interested in Miss Hofer, and asks Mizzi to keep him occupied. Meanwhile Professor Stock becomes suspicious of his wife, and hires a detective to spy on her with the hope of obtaining a divorce.
35.
Rosita (1923) as Director
36.
Flamme, Die (1922) as Director
37.
The Loves of Pharaoh (1922) as Director
An Ethiopian king offers his daughter to a powerful Pharaoh to secure peace between the two countries.
38.
The Wildcat (1921) as Director
A womanizing lieutenant can¿t choose between his commanding officer¿s daughter and a beautiful bandit.
39.
One Arabian Night (1921) as Director
40.
Anne Boleyn (1920) as Director
The story of the ill-fated second wife of the English king Henry VIII, whose marriage to the Henry led to momentous political and religious turmoil in England.
41.
Romeo und Julia im Schnee (1920) as Director
42.
Sumurun (1920)
43.
Kohlhiesels Tochter (1920) as Director
44.
Madame Du Barry (1919) as Director
45.
Austernprinzessin, Die (1919) as Director
Oyster-king Quaker cannot be impressed anymore. He is so rich that he even has a special butler holding his cigar while he is smoking. The only thing Quaker would be impressed by is if his daughter Ossi were to marry a real prince. He makes an offer to the poor prince Nucki, who sends his friend Josef to get a clear idea of the woman.
46.
Puppe, Die (1919)
47.
Ich Mochte Kein Mann Sein (1919) as Director
A female-to-male cross dressing classic -- Ossi likes to drink, smoke, play poker, and do a lot of things that aren't becoming to a respectable young lady. When her male guardian, Dr. Kersten, lays down the law, she decides to adopt a new wardrobe and assume the identity of a fashionable young man.
48.
Doll, The (1919)
49.
Rausch (1919) as Director
50.
51.
The Eyes of the Mummy (1918) as Director
In this silent film, an Egyptian priest terrorizes the Englishman who eloped with his priestess.
52.
Marionetten (1918) as Director
53.
Madel vom Ballett, Das (1918) as Director
54.
Meyer aus Berlin (1918) as Director
55.
Carmen (1918) as Director
The tragic story of Don Jose, a Spanish cavalryman, who falls under the spell of a gypsy girl, Carmen, who treats him with both love and contempt and leads him into temptation and thus damnation.
57.
Fall Rosentopf, Der (1918) as Director
58.
Rodelkavalier, Der (1918) as Director
59.
Ossi's Tagebuch (1917) as Director
60.
Prinz Sami (1917) as Director
61.
Blusenkonig, Der (1917) as Director
62.
Fidele Gefangnis, Das (1917) as Director
63.
64.
Wenn vier dasselbe tun (1917) as Director
65.
G.m.b.H. Tenor, Der (1916) as Director
66.
Kasekonig Hollander (1916) as Director
67.
Schuhpalast Pinkus (1916) as Director
68.
Schonste Geschenk, Das (1916) as Director
69.
Neue Nase, Die (1916) as Director
70.
Als ich tot war (1916) as Director
71.
Gemischte Frauenchor, Der (1916) as Director
72.
Zucker und Zimt (1915) as Director
73.
Letzte Anzug, Der (1915) as Director
74.
Fraulein Seifenschaum (1915) as Director
75.
Blindekuh (1915) as Director
76.
Aufs Eis gefuhrt (1915) as Director
77.
Sein einziger Patient (1915) as Director
78.
Kraftmeyer, Der (1915) as Director

Cast (feature film)

79.
Mr. Broadway (1933) as At the Central Park Casino
80.
81.
Sumurun (1920)
84.
87.
Prinz Sami (1917)
88.
89.
92.
96.
97.
98.
100.
103.
Blindekuh (1915)
106.
107.
Arme Maria (1915)
108.
109.
Firma heiratet, Die (1914) as Sigmund Lachmann
A drama about a charming but egotistical social climber
112.

Writer (feature film)

113.
To Be or Not to Be (1983) as From Film ("To Be Or Not To Be")
An actor and his wife struggle to survive (and make a living) when the Nazis invade Poland in this remake of "To Be or Not to Be" (1942).
114.
Here Is Germany (1945) as Story preparation
115.
To Be or Not to Be (1942) as Original Story
A troupe of squabbling actors joins the Polish underground to dupe the Nazis.
116.
The Merry Widow (1934) as Contract Writer
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
117.
If I Had a Million (1932) as Contract Writer
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
118.
Three Women (1924) as Story
119.
One Arabian Night (1921) as Screenwriter
120.
The Wildcat (1921) as Screenwriter
A womanizing lieutenant can¿t choose between his commanding officer¿s daughter and a beautiful bandit.
121.
Kohlhiesels Tochter (1920) as Screenwriter
122.
Romeo und Julia im Schnee (1920) as Screenwriter
123.
Meine Frau, die Filmschauspielerin (1919) as Screenwriter
124.
Austernprinzessin, Die (1919) as Screenwriter
Oyster-king Quaker cannot be impressed anymore. He is so rich that he even has a special butler holding his cigar while he is smoking. The only thing Quaker would be impressed by is if his daughter Ossi were to marry a real prince. He makes an offer to the poor prince Nucki, who sends his friend Josef to get a clear idea of the woman.
125.
Puppe, Die (1919)
126.
Lustige Ehemann, Der (1919) as Screenwriter
127.
Ich Mochte Kein Mann Sein (1919) as Screenwriter
A female-to-male cross dressing classic -- Ossi likes to drink, smoke, play poker, and do a lot of things that aren't becoming to a respectable young lady. When her male guardian, Dr. Kersten, lays down the law, she decides to adopt a new wardrobe and assume the identity of a fashionable young man.
128.
Fall Rosentopf, Der (1918) as Screenwriter
129.
Rodelkavalier, Der (1918) as Screenwriter
130.
Wenn vier dasselbe tun (1917) as Screenwriter
131.
Fidele Gefangnis, Das (1917) as Screenwriter
132.
Prinz Sami (1917) as Screenwriter
133.
Blusenkonig, Der (1917) as Screenwriter
134.
Kasekonig Hollander (1916) as Screenwriter
135.
Zucker und Zimt (1915) as From Story
136.
Zucker und Zimt (1915) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

137.
That Lady in Ermine (1948) as Producer
A newlywed countess falls for a Hungarian invader.
138.
Cluny Brown (1946) as Producer
A servant girl''''s passion for plumbing shocks London society.
139.
Dragonwyck (1946) as Producer
A farm girl signs on as governess in a gloomy mansion.
140.
A Royal Scandal (1945) as Producer
Catherine the Great falls in love with an army officer who is plotting against her.
141.
To Be or Not to Be (1942) as Producer
A troupe of squabbling actors joins the Polish underground to dupe the Nazis.
142.
That Uncertain Feeling (1941) as Producer
A happily married woman sees a psychoanalyst and develops doubts about her husband.
143.
The Shop Around the Corner (1940) as Producer
Feuding co-workers don't realize they're secret romantic pen pals.
144.
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1938) as Producer
A millionaire who''''s been married seven times courts wife number eight.
145.
Angel (1937) as Producer
While vacationing without her husband, a married woman falls for another man.
146.
Desire (1936) as Producer
Before they can marry, two society types run off with lower-class loves.
147.
I Loved a Soldier (1936) as Producer
148.
Broken Lullaby (1932) as Producer
A guilt-ridden World War I veteran travels to Germany to meet the family of a man he killed.
149.
One Hour with You (1932) as Producer
Both members of a married couple fight the temptation to stray.

Editing (feature film)

150.
The Patriot (1928) as Film Editor
Drama unfolds in a Russian court.

Production Companies (feature film)

151.
To Be or Not to Be (1942) as Company
A troupe of squabbling actors joins the Polish underground to dupe the Nazis.
152.
Ninotchka (1939) as Company
A coldhearted Soviet agent is warmed up by a trip to Paris and a night of love.
153.
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1938) as Company
A millionaire who''''s been married seven times courts wife number eight.
154.
Angel (1937) as Company
While vacationing without her husband, a married woman falls for another man.
155.
The Merry Widow (1934) as Company
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
156.
La veuve joyeuse (1934) as Company
157.
Design for Living (1933) as Company
An independent woman can't chose between the two men she loves.
158.
Une heure près de toi (1932) as Company
159.
One Hour with You (1932) as Company
Both members of a married couple fight the temptation to stray.
160.
Trouble in Paradise (1932) as Company
A love triangle ignites trouble between two jewel thieves and their intended victim.
161.
The Smiling Lieutenant (1931) as Company
A misfired flirtation lands a young lieutenant married to a princess instead of the one he loves.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

162.
Going Hollywood: The War Years (1988)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.
163.
Going Hollywood: The War Years (1988)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.

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