Erich von Stroheim

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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.
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.
Resuenan la obsesion de Avaricia de Von Stroheim, el discurso visionario de Griffith en El nacimiento de una nacion, la crudeza y el realismo de El tesoro de la Sierra Madre junto con la sensacion de destino de 2001, Odisea en el espacio en las imagenes de Anderson y en la musica atonal de Johnny Greenwood.
Sunset Boulevard, which stars Max von Stroheim, is my favourite film.
Partly, this was due to immaculate performances by Jean Gabin, Erich von Stroheim, Marcel Dalio, Gaston Modot, and Jean Daste, and partly to the subtlety of Renoir's direction, which was able to say so much about the war without showing us a single battle scene.
Eric von Stroheim (bests known to posterity now as the chaffeur in Sunset Boulevard) made an epic version of a novel called Greed which ran for eight hours.
What is most amazing about the tiki trend is it lasted so long," observed Otto von Stroheim, who publishes a zine called Tiki News.
Pope Pius XII has become the ecclesiastical counterpart of the actor Eric von Stroheim.
Eric von Stroheim created a fantasy of Vienna in Hollywood.
Animation is a unique form, and Wait, a hands-on boss, was able to get something none of the other great artist/perfectionists of Hollywood (Chaplin, Von Stroheim, Astaire) could ever achieve - complete artistic control.
Grifffith,{josef} von Stern berg, Buster Keaton, and a hundred others" Director Erich von Stroheim expressed his own frustration: "When I saw how the censors mutilated my picture Greed, which I did really with my entire heart, I abandoned all my ideals to create real art"
Billy Wilder's 1950 movie is a sui-generis classic, a Pirandellian film noir about films, in which fading silent-screen siren Gloria Swanson played fading silent-screen siren Norma Desmond, and creepy, Teutonic director Erich von Stroheim played creepy, Teutonic director Max von Mayerling.
I went rummaging through my files just before we left Washington to find the old passport, and carried it with me all the time we were in Vienna, expecting, I suppose, that I might want to show it to someone--someone, perhaps, who would bellow in an Erich von Stroheim accent, "Vere are your papers?
Originally intending to film the novel page-by-page, Von Stroheim shot the entire film on location--an unprecedented event.