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Elke Sommer

Elke Sommer


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Born: November 5, 1940 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Berlin, DE Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Das leben ist zu lang (2010)
Jewish film director Alfi Seliger goes from crisis to crisis, related to his job, his role as a father and as the son of an eccentric Jewish mother. He ends up staging a dramatic suicide attempt from which he escapes and wakes up a new man.
Severed Ties (1992) as Helena Harrison
A faulty science experiment results in a severed arm with a mind of its own.
Himmelsheim (1989) as Helga
Death Stone (1986) as Kris Patterson
Lily in Love (1985) as Alice
Fitzroy Wynn is a larger-than-life character, an actor with great talent with an ego to match. He has been starring in a long-running stage comedy written by his wife Lily. The play ends its run, and Lily's next project is a film which Fitz wants to star in, but he is wrong for the part of the young
Invisible Strangler (1984) as Chris
A convicted strangler, studying the paranormal in his jail cell, learns to make himself invisible. As an invisible man, he escapes from prison to stalk and strangle the five women who testified against him at his trial. Robert Foxworth plays the police lieutenant assigned to protect them, and to catch the invisible strangler.
Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square, A (1979)
Pinky is released from prison and has decided to go straight from now on, but accidentally getting himself a job as a maintenance man at a large bank, gives him a lot of undue attention from Ivan the Terrible, the local hoodlum. By using Pinky, Ivan hopes to rob the bank and Pinky starts to liken to the idea of going back to his old ways!
Stunt Seven (1979) as Rebecca Wayne
An intrepid team of stunt experts stage a daring air, sea and land rescue of a kidnapped movie star from the clutches of a suave, modern-day pirate who rules a sovereign fortress state in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico.
It's Not the Size That Counts (1979) as Clarissa
Prisoner of Zenda, The (1979) as Natalie--Countess
Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his life, and switch him with a look-a-like London cabby. Throw in two(!) lovely blondes, treachery, and a battle for life and honour, and enjoy life at its zaniest.
Double Mcguffin, The (1979) as Prime Minister Kura
Some school kids stumble across a briefcase full of money, when they go back for it, they find a body instead. When they bring the police, neither is there, and the police refuses to believe them. Later they discover both were part of an assassination plot. Now they have to figure out how to stop the plot and put the bad guys in jail.
Netz, Das (1975) as Christa Sonntag
The aging writer Aurelio Morelli is disillusioned: although the critics like his books, they are barely read. He develops hatred on youth and their depraved moral. One night he goes with a callgirl - and kills her. The police doesn't have a clue, only the unscrupulous sensational journalist Bossi suspects him. Instead of naming him to the police, he persuades Morelli to write about the murder for his paper. Morelli uses the occasion to write his memoirs, in which he confesses lots of other crimes before this last one...
Carry on Behind (1975) as Professor Anna Vooshka
Professor's Vrooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artefacts there. Low and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. With a randy Major(Connors) owning the site, a snobbish mother (Sims), and the two professors (Sommer and Williams) constant innuendos, the film ends with a sinking caravan site and a striptease performance as a replacement for the cabaret night.
Swiss Conspiracy, The (1975) as Rita Jensen
When a Swiss bank finds that the confidentiality of some of its more vulnerable customers has been compromised it calls in an American investigator, who soon uncovers a web of deceit and blackmail. With old debts being paid off his own health is soon in danger, but at least he starts to gets to know one of the bank's female customers pretty well.
Ten Little Indians (1975) as Vera Clyde
Updated version of the Agatha Christie book "And Then There Were None. In this version, the group is invited, under false pretenses, to an isolated hotel in the Iranian desert. After dinner, a cassette tape (voiced by the legendary Orson Welles) accuses them all of crimes that they have gotten away with. One by one they begin to die, in accordance to the Ten Little Indians Nursery rhyme. After a search is made of the hotel, they realize that the murderer is one of them. A few members of the group attempt to trust each other, but the question still remains, who can one trust? and who will leave the hotel alive?
Casa dell'Exorcismo, La (1975) as Lisa Reiner/Elena
Lisa is a tourist in an ancient city. When she gets lost, she finds an old mansion in which to shelter. Soon she is sucked into a vortex of deception, debauchery and evil presided over by housekeeper Leandre.
Search (1972) as Heideline "Uli" Ullman
In this chase thriller, the pilot for the TV series "Search" (1972-73), a space-age detective, monitored and directed by mission control center, investigates the disappearance of a fabulous gem collection. O'Brian, Meredith and Angel Tompkins continued in the short-lived series, and were joined by T
Baron Blood (1972) as Eva
A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that causes Baron Blood to return and continue his murderous tortures.
Zeppelin (1971) as Erika Altschul
A British spy infiltrates the German Zeppelin Works, learnng of a plan to use a zeppelin in a daring raid to steal national documents and sets out to warn his superiors.
The Invincible Six (1970) as Zari
Based on the story "The Heroes of Yucca," The Invincible Six features a ragtag group of jewel thieves who become the unofficial guardians of a small Iranian village. When bandits attack the village, looking for the body of their former leader and his treasure map, the Invincible Six are there to save the day, wooing the local females and frustrating the new leader of the bandits.
Percy (1970) as Helga
Edwin Antony (Hywel Bennett) is emasculated in an accident which kills a young philanderer. Doctors successfully replace his member with that of the dead man, but refuse to tell him the full story of the organ's origin. So Edwin begins a search which takes him to the philanderer's wife - and also to his many, many girlfriends...
They Came To Rob Las Vegas (1969) as Anne
A casino blackjack dealer plots to hijack and rob an armored car.
The Wrecking Crew (1969) as Linka Karensky
Secret agent Matt Helm tries to stop a super-villain from stealing a billion-dollar gold shipment.
The Wicked Dreams of Paula Schultz (1968) as Paula Schultz
A German Olympic hopeful plots to polevault to freedom over the Berlin Wall.
The Venetian Affair (1967) as Sandra Fane
A reporter investigates an American diplomat''s murder in Venice.
Seduction by the Sea (1967) as Girl
Deadlier Than the Male (1967) as Irma Eckman
The Corrupt Ones (1967) as Lily Mancini
The Oscar (1966) as Kay Bergdahl
An unscrupulous actor fights his way to the top, destroying everyone in his path.
The Money Trap (1966) as Lisa Baron
A cop with financial problems turns crooked.
Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! (1966) as Didi
A real estate agent tries to keep a runaway movie star hidden from the press--and his wife.
Frontier Hellcat (1966) as Annie
Two Westerners investigate a double murder blamed on renegades.
Bambole (1965) as Ulla
The Art of Love (1965) as Nikki Dunay
A struggling artist fakes his own death to sell more paintings.
Love, the Italian Way (1964) as Greta
Why Bother To Knock (1964) as Ingrid
A Shot in the Dark (1964) as Maria Gambrelli
Inspector Clouseau tries to clear a beautiful woman accused of shooting her husband.
The Victors (1963) as Helga
Intercutting dramatic vignettes with newsreel footage, the story follows the characters from an infantry squad as they make their way from Sicily to Germany during the end of World War II.
The Prize (1963) as Inger Lisa Andersen
An American Nobel Prize-winner mixes it up with spies when he travels to Stockholm to collect his award.
Sweet Ecstasy (1962) as Elke
Olivier, a handsome but callow and moody young student, picks up an enthusiastic actress during a theatre rehearsal, and is introduced to her acquaintances -- a group of jaded rich kids who spend their time storming around the Riviera harassing passersby, throwing wild parties and following all the latest trends. When sexy Elke gives him the eye, he leaves the actress in the lurch and joins the gang for a decadent party aboard a yacht. However, Elke's wanton ways and Olivier's inexperience do not mesh, and in a snit, he accidentally sets the yacht afire. The gang wreaks its vengeance by luring him into a dangerous contest of bravura on a construction site.
Daniella by Night (1962) as Daniella

Cast (special)

Last Days of Sharon Tate: The E! True Hollywood Story, The (1999) as Interviewee
Profile of actress Sharon Tate, the story of a woman who lost everything -- her life and her unborn child -- on August 9, 1969.
Neat and Tidy (1986) as Bruno Van Kleef
A story about Valentina Tidelio, the daughter of a mobster, who runs away from her father to find her mother, who was presumed killed in a car accident 15 years ago. Nick Pratt, a mechanic who fears he killed his partner, flees, fearing the police are seeking him. By chance, the two meet, and taking
Painting With Elke Sommer (1985) as Host
The program features step-by-step painting instruction from actress Elke Sommer, from sketching to elaborate water-based and acrylic paintings.
Elke Sommer's World of Speed and Beauty (1984) as Host
A potpourri of features and events from the world of motor sports.
Celebrity Daredevils (1983) as Guest
Well-known celebrities risk their lives by performing dangerous stunts.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's Women I Love - Beautiful but Funny (1982)
A salute to the women Bob Hope has worked with for 32 years on television.
Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes (1977) as Female Team Member
A twice-yearly series of specials in which celebrities compete in various athletic contests to determine which is the better sex.
Ver-r-r-ry Interesting (1971) as Guest
A series of sketches and blackouts hosted by the German soldier character that Arte Johnson created for "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In."
Elke (1971) as Elke Stefan
The story of Elke, a beautiful German girl who marries Peter Stefan, an American doctor, and the complications that ensue. The pilot episode relates the story of how Peter, at a medical convention in Europe, meets, falls in love with, and marries Elke.

Writer (special)

Painting With Elke Sommer (1985) as Writer
The program features step-by-step painting instruction from actress Elke Sommer, from sketching to elaborate water-based and acrylic paintings.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (1986) as Isabel Von Hohenstauffen
A two-part miniseries about Anna Anderson who claimed to be Anastasia, the only surviving child of Nicholas II, the last Czar of Russia.
Peter the Great (1986) as Charlotte
An eight-hour, four-part miniseries based on Robert K. Massie's Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of the Russian Czar who opened his sprawling empire to the West. The action begins in the late seventeenth century when the young Peter is named co-czar with his brother, Ivan. Court intrigue involving h
Inside The Third Reich (1982) as Magda Goebbels
Rutger Hauer, the Dutch actor, made his American TV-movie debut as Albert Speer, Hitler's personal architect, in this acclaimed dramatization of Speer's autobiography. Fellow Dutch performer Renee Soutendijk made her television debut in this country as Eva Braun. Derek Jacobi's portrait of Adolph Hi

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Jenny's War (1985) as Eva Gruenberg
Top of the Hill, The (1980) as Eva Heggener

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