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Synonyms for Stroheim

United States film actor (born in Austria) (1885-1957)

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Young appears in the film as a prisoner of war meeting a "fair play" Rommel, one very different from the von Stroheim Rommel in Five Graves to Cairo.
I'm reminded of Turner Classic Movies' 1999 ad copy for the premiere of a 239-minute version of Erich von Stroheim's Greed, lengthened by ninety-nine minutes of added intertitles and doctored production stills: "In 1924, Erich von Stroheim created a cinematic masterpiece that few would see--until now.
The silent-film director Erich von Stroheim took the part of Max, Norma Desmond's butler and, we ultimately learn, her ex-husband.
Accustomed to playing evil Huns in wartime propaganda films, Stroheim was known as the "Man you Love to Hate.
In the latter scene, a middle aged Swanson watches her younger self in Queen Kelly (1929), a film starring Swanson, and directed by Eric Von Stroheim, who plays her butler in Sunset Boulevard.
Tenor Taylor Stayton and soprano Kathryn Guthrie Demos coped praiseworthily with their high-lying roles as journalist and maid; and baritone Randal Turner neatly nailed his Erich von Stroheim turn (or its Lloyd Webber counterpart) as the manipulative butler.
Griffith ("Intolerance"), Erich von Stroheim ("Greed") and especially King Vidor ("The Crowd") were simple and straightforward in essence.
Such mega-sensationalism was a natural scenario for, some say, the greatest silent film, entitled Greed, directed by Erich von Stroheim, who shot on location in Death Valley.
But we also hear of Erich von Stroheim, who drove producers mad with his disregard for budgets.
Griffith, Abel Gance, Erich von Stroheim, and Fritz Lang, while also discussing the contributions of lesser known directors such as Louis Feuillade or Joe May.
com; Living Room: CHAIRS: Neirmann-Weeks, see above; ARMOIRE: antique; SOFA: Pearson, see above; COFFEE TABLE: Neirmann-Weeks, see above; FUR THROW: Stroheim & Romann, www.
Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson The story follows the life of struggling young Hollywood screenwriter Joseph C.
Drama, with Gloria Swanson, William Holden, Eric von Stroheim.
The couple's collaboration on the big budget picture Queen Kelly with the legendary - but notoriously overextravagant - Erich von Stroheim ended up in disaster and was never released.
Wilder also fused compassion with success and enjoyment for the fictional Max von Mayerling and the real Erich von Stroheim, both of whom had directorial careers in silent cinema that died when Hollywood entered the sound era (Noble 1950).