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Also Known As: Died: September 11, 1954
Born: November 7, 1888 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Hamburg, DE Profession: actor, director

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A former journalist and businessman who played character parts on the stage and screen during WWI, Schunzel directed his first film in 1919 and continued to helm and appear in numerous German productions until fleeing to Hollywood in 1938. When his directorial efforts met with little success, he concentrated solely on his acting career and appeared in films until the early 1950s when he returned to Germany.

A former journalist and businessman who played character parts on the stage and screen during WWI, Schunzel directed his first film in 1919 and continued to helm and appear in numerous German productions until fleeing to Hollywood in 1938. When his directorial efforts met with little success, he concentrated solely on his acting career and appeared in films until the early 1950s when he returned to Germany.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  New Wine (1941) Director
2.
  Balalaika (1939) Director
3.
  The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939) Director
4.
  Rich Man, Poor Girl (1938) Director
5.
6.
  Amphitryon (1935)
8.
9.
  Alles fur Geld (1923) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Liebesgeschichte, Eine (1958) Director Schlumberger
2.
 Washington Story (1952) Peter Kralik
3.
 The Vicious Circle (1948) Baron Arady
4.
 Berlin Express (1948) [Johann] Walther
5.
 Golden Earrings (1947) Professor Otto Krosigk
6.
 Dragonwyck (1946) Count De Grenier
7.
 Plainsman and the Lady (1946) Michael Arnesen
8.
 Notorious (1946) Dr. Anderson [previously known as Otto Rensler]
9.
 The Man in Half Moon Street (1944) Dr. Kurt Van Bruecken
10.
 The Hitler Gang (1944) General [Erich] Ludendorff
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Stage and film actor during WWI
1919:
Directorial debut "Maria Magdalena"
1938:
American directorial debut "Rich Man Poor Girl"

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