Ben Mankiewicz Intro - Sissi (1955)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Sissi, 1955.
Sissi (1955) - St. Michaels, Vienna
Shot on location at St. Michaels church in Vienna, though the event took place at the nearby Augustinian church, the climax of the first film in the series, Romy Schneider the title character, Duchess Elisabeth of Bavaria, marries Emperor Franz Joseph (Karl Boehm), with Handels Messiah, in Sissi, 1955.
Sissi (1955) - I'm Not A Nihilist!
Pursued by the neurotic security man (Josef Meinrad), Elisabeth (Romy Schneider, title character) has escaped her minders and is not recognized by the young Emperor Franz Joseph (Karl Boehm), as the sister of his fianceè, shooting on location at Bad Ischl, Austria, in Sissi, 1955.
Sissi (1955) - All The Virtues You Could Wish For
Shooting in and around the Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna, domineering Princess Sophie (Vilma Desgischer) informs her son the new emperor Franz Joseph (Karl Boehm) of her plans for his marriage, in the first film in the box-office hit German-Austrian series, Sissi, 1955, starring Romy Schneider.
Sissi (1955) - To The Future Empress
Introducing the title character, in the first film in the international hit series, father Duke Max (Gustav Knuth), friend Johann (Franz Boheim) and Duchess Ludovika (Magda Schneider, the stars mother) discuss the next Austrian empress, though Romy Schneider, on location in the Tyrolean Alps, is not yet a candidate, in Sissi, 1955.