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Also Known As: Died: January 9, 1947
Born: March 30, 1889 Cause of Death: suicide
Birth Place: Germany Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927) as Assistant Director
In this silent film, a farmer's affair with a city woman almost destroys his life.

Cast (feature film)

2.
Night and Day (1946) as 2nd "Peaches"
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
3.
Rendezvous 24 (1946) as Herr Schmidt
4.
Where Do We Go from Here? (1945) as Hessian colonel
Bill wants to join the Army, but he's 4F so he asks a wizard to help him, but the wizard has slight problems with his history knowlege, so he sends Bill everywhere in history, but not to WWII.
5.
The Devil with Hitler (1942) as Louis
If he wants to keep control of Hell, Satan has to get Hitler to perform a good deed.
6.
The Captain of Koepenick (1941) as Kilian, City hall guard
7.
Dumbo (1941) as Voice of Ringmaster
The stork delivers a baby elephant to Mrs Jumbo, veteran of the circus, but the newborn is ridiculed because of his truly enormous ears and dubbed "Dumbo". Dumbo is relegated to the circus' clown acts; it is up to his only friend, a mouse, to assist Dumbo to achieve his full potential.
8.
Bitter Sweet (1940) as Market keeper
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
9.
Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940) as Italian
A vaudeville team breaks up when both men fall for the same gorgeous hoofer.
10.
Elsa Maxwell's Public Deb No. 1 (1940) as Dutchman
When a waiter (Murphy) gives a society girl (Joyce) a public spanking for attending a Communist rally, her soup-tycoon uncle (Ruggles) makes the waiter a vice-president of his company.
11.
Vacation from Love (1938) as Oscar Wittlesbach
Newlyweds refuse help from their families as they struggle to make it on their own.
12.
Four's a Crowd (1938) as Barber
A publicist falls for his most difficult client's daughter.
13.
Paradise for Three (1938) as Mr. Polter
A businessman mingles with German laborers to learn more about their lives.
14.
Every Day's a Holiday (1938) as Fritz Krausmeyer
15.
Sweethearts (1938) as Oscar Engel
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
16.
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1938) as Monsieur Pepinard
A millionaire who''s been married seven times courts wife number eight.
17.
The Great Waltz (1938) as [Otto] Dommayer
Composer Johann Strauss risks his marriage over his infatuation with a beautiful singer.
18.
Maytime (1937) as Archipenco
An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.
19.
Champagne Waltz (1937) as Max Snellinek
20.
That Girl from Paris (1937) as Hammacher
A French opera star in hiding hooks up with a swing band.
21.
Beg Borrow or Steal (1937) as von Giersdorff
Con men on the Riviera live by their wits.
22.
Laughing Irish Eyes (1936) as Weisbacher
23.
Come Closer, Folks (1936) as Herman [Schultz]
24.
Tango (1936) as Mr. Kluckmeyer
25.
26.
Dimples (1936) as Proprietor
Shirley Temple lives with the pick-pocket grandfather in 19th century New York City. She entertains the crowds while he works his racket. A rich lady makes it possible for the girl to go legit. "Uncle Tom's Cabin" is performed.
27.
Human Cargo (1936) as Fritz Schultz
28.
The King Steps Out (1936) as Pretzelberger
A young woman saves her sister from marriage to an emperor that she doesn''t love.
29.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Mr. Daniels
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
30.
The Blackmailer (1936) as Rosenkrantz
31.
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) as Costumer [Mr. Schultz]
Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.
32.
Three Wise Guys (1936) as Mr. Baumgarden
33.
Adventure in Manhattan (1936) as Otto
A hotshot reporter and a temperamental actress clash when he investigates the backer of her latest show.
34.
The Florentine Dagger (1935) as The baker
A playwright descended from the Borgias becomes a murder suspect.
35.
In Caliente (1935) as Florist
At a Mexican resort, a fast-talking magazine editor woos the dancer he's trashed in print.
36.
The Call of the Wild (1935) as Sam
Jack Thornton has trouble winning enough at cards for the stake he needs to get to the Alaska gold fields. His luck changes when he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog that is part wolf to keep him from being shot by an arrogant Englishman also headed for the Yukon.
37.
Three Kids and a Queen (1935) as Walter Merkin
38.
$1,000 a Minute (1935) as Vanderbrocken
39.
Redheads on Parade (1935) as Lionel Kunkel
40.
Fighting Youth (1935) as Herman
41.
The Night Is Young (1935) as Nepomuk
A European nobleman falls for a ballerina.
42.
His Family Tree (1935) as Stonehill
An Irish immigrant builds a new life in America as a politician.
43.
Calm Yourself (1935) as Bromberg
An advertising man takes off after kidnappers.
44.
Every Night at Eight (1935) as Joe Schmidt
Three young girls working in an agency have build a singing trio. They want to 'lease' the dictaphone of their boss to make a record of their singin, but they are caught and fired. When they are not able to pay their rent any longer, they decide to try it on an amateur contest at a radio station. Due to lack of food Susan Moore becomes unconscious and the contest is won by a big band. But this big band offers them a job withe them at the radio station, they accept but after a while they again start to reach out for higher things and leave the big band.
45.
Thunder in the Night (1935) as Cab driver
46.
The Great Hotel Murder (1935) as Hans
47.
Hands Across the Table (1935) as Proprietor of delicatessan
A manicurist uses her beauty and emery board to snag a rich husband.
48.
Vagabond Lady (1935) as Department head
A department store owner''s sons compete for his secretary''s heart.
49.
It Happened in New York (1935) as Stout passenger
50.
Barbary Coast (1935) as
A vice king's girlfriend falls for a young miner.
51.
Unknown Woman (1935) as François
A female undercover agent tracks down bond thieves.
52.
Don't Bet on Blondes (1935) as Professor Gruber
An actress''s manager tries to keep her from leaving the stage for marriage.
53.
54.
Evelyn Prentice (1934) as Klein
A criminal lawyer's wife faces blackmail when she has an affair.
55.
One Night of Love (1934) as Vegetable man
An aspiring opera singer and her mentor fight so much they barely realize they''re in love.
56.
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) as German proprietor
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
57.
Dinner at Eight (1934) as The waiter
A high-society dinner party masks a hotbed of scandal and intrigue.
58.
The Cat and the Fiddle (1934) as Leader firemen's band
A struggling composer courts a singing star.
59.
Broadway Bill (1934) as Waiter
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
60.
The Cat's-Paw (1934) as Gangster
Naive Ezekial Cobb, brought up by his missionary father in China returns to America to seek a wife. Corrupt politicians enlist him to run for mayor as a dummy candidate with no chance of winning. Their plan backfires as he wins and embarks upon a reform crusade.
61.
The Black Cat (1934) as Car steward
A Satanist faces off with the vengeful man whose wife and daughter he has stolen.
62.
Hide-Out (1934) as Jake Lillie
Farmers take in an injured racketeer and try to reform him.
63.
The Merry Widow (1934) as Zizipoff
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
64.
Love Time (1934) as Istvan
65.
Manhattan Love Song (1934) as Gustave
66.
Crimson Romance (1934) as Himmelbaum
After Fred von Bergen, a German immigrant in America, is forced from his job by anti-German hysteria before the first world war, he and his friend Bob Wilson leave America and join the German air force. There, both men fall in love with ambulance driver Alida Hoffman. When America enters the war, Bob is caught between loyalty to his home country and the threat of execution for desertion and treason to Germany. It remains for his friend Fred to extricate him from the dilemma - but at what cost?
67.
I'll Tell the World (1934) as Adolph
68.
The Mighty Barnum (1934) as Farmer Schultz
69.
Melody in Spring (1934) as Wirt, Propr. Swiss hotel
70.
Mandalay (1934) as Mr. Kleinschmidt
A woman with a past tries to get rid of a former lover.
71.
Twentieth Century (1934) as First beard
A tempestuous theatrical director tries to win back the star he created and then drove away.
72.
I Sell Anything (1934) as Dutchman
A small-time auctioneer tries to break into society.
73.
When Strangers Meet (1934) as Oscar Schultz
74.
The Nuisance (1933) as Willy
Love trips up an ambulance chasing lawyer.
75.
Chance at Heaven (1933) as Chauffeur
A society girl steals a simple gas station attendant from his working-class girlfriend.
76.
The Great Jasper (1933) as Herman Baumgartner
Early in the century, high-spirited Irishman, Jasper Horn, drives a horse-drawn New York streetcar. But the electric era is beginning, so what's wrong with celebrating by having a drink while he's driving the tram? If it's only beer? Jasper and his wife, the teetotal daughter of a preacher, have a baby boy. His employer's beautiful wife finds herself attracted to the smartly-dressed son of Erin. A decade passes. The boss learns of the paternity of his son and fires Jasper. He leaves his wife and goes to Atlantic City where he finds success as a fez-wearing boardwalk fortune teller, the Great Jasper. Fifteen years pass. One of Jasper's sons has inherited his father's wicked ways...
77.
78.
My Lips Betray (1933) as Weininger
79.
College Coach (1933) as Glantz
A timid chemistry major becomes a college football star.
80.
Footlight Parade (1933) as Fralick
A producer fights labor problems, financiers and his greedy ex-wife to put on a show.
81.
The Bowery (1933) as Max Herman
"In the Gay Nineties New York had grown up into bustles and balloon Sleeves ... but The Bowery had grown younger, louder and more rowdy until it was known as the 'Livest Mile on the face of the globe' ... the cradle of men who were later to be famous." The scene opens in a saloon named "Nigger Joe's" ...
82.
Blood Money (1933) as Man in butcher shop
83.
Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932) as Franz Odenheimer
A mad doctor tries to mix human and gorilla blood with deadly results.
84.
Three on a Match (1932) as Professor Finkelstein
A woman's childhood friends try to rescue her from gangsters.
85.
Blessed Event (1932) as Emil
An unscrupulous gossip columnist lands himself in hot water.
86.
Are You Listening? (1932) as
A radio announcer accidentally kills his wife, then leads an on-air hunt for her killer.
87.
Jewel Robbery (1932) as Alpine tourist
A jewel thief falls for a tycoon's wife in Vienna.
88.
Unashamed (1932) as Hans
A society girl''s brother goes on trial for killing her lover.
89.
Week-end Marriage (1932) as Mengel
When her husband loses his job, a woman risks her marriage to become the breadwinner.
90.
Westward Passage (1932) as The Dutchman
An heiress gives up her fortune to wed a poor novelist, then dreams of giving their children the finer things.
91.
Flesh (1932) as Pepi, head waiter
A simple-minded wrestler falls for a woman with a dark secret.
92.
Hypnotized (1932) as The captain [Otto Von Stromberg]
93.
The Guardsman (1931) as A Creditor
A jealous husband dons a disguise to test his wife''s fidelity.
95.
The Great Lover (1931) as Losseck
A womanizing opera star falls in love with his innocent young protegee.
96.
The 3 Sisters (1930) as Von Kosch
98.
A Song of Kentucky (1929) as Jake Kleinschmidt
99.
Married in Hollywood (1929) as German director

Cast (short)

100.
MISSES STOOGE, THE (1935)
In this comedic short, Patsy Kelly and Thelma Todd loose their jobs as dancers and end up as assistants for a magician.

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