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Adrienne Gessner

  • Jul 23, 1896 - Jun 23, 1987 (age 90)
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1987
PersonalJune 1987

Adrienne Gessner

Adrienne Gessner passed away.
1979
Tales from the Vienna Woods
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MovieAug 24, 1979

Tales from the Vienna Woods

In Vienna, in 1930, a young …
In Vienna, in 1930, a young woman falls in love with a gambler and leaves her fiancé, a common butcher. They become a couple and have a baby, but he gets bored and leaves them. Without means to support herself, her downfall begins.
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1977
Drei Schwestern
TV ShowDec 21, 1977

Drei Schwestern

Drei Schwestern released.
1972
Defraudanten
MovieDec 8, 1972

Defraudanten

Defraudanten released.
Hochzeit
MovieMay 10, 1972

Hochzeit

Hochzeit released.
1971
Liliom
MovieJan 1, 1971

Liliom

Liliom is a 1971 film written by Ferenc Molnár and Alfred …
Liliom is a 1971 film written by Ferenc Molnár and Alfred Polgar and directed by Otto Schenk.
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1968
Sich selbst der Nächste
MovieNov 3, 1968

Sich selbst der Nächste

Sich selbst der Nächste released.
Madame Legros
MovieOct 23, 1968

Madame Legros

Madame Legros released.
1967
Wirklich schade um Fred - Ein Dialog in Ionescos Manier
MovieApr 15, 1967

Wirklich schade um Fred - Ein Dialog in I…

Wirklich schade um Fred - Ein Dialog in Ionescos Manier …
Wirklich schade um Fred - Ein Dialog in Ionescos Manier released.
1966
Die Flucht
MovieNov 20, 1966

Die Flucht

Die Flucht released.
1964
Briefe eines toten Dichters
MovieOct 20, 1964

Briefe eines toten Dichters

Briefe eines toten Dichters released.
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald
MovieOct 8, 1964

Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald

Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald released.
Die Teepuppe
MovieJul 10, 1964

Die Teepuppe

Die Teepuppe released.
Nathan der Weise
MovieMar 26, 1964

Nathan der Weise

Nathan der Weise released.
Der Verschwender
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MovieJan 1, 1964

Der Verschwender

The Spendthrift (German: Der Verschwender) is a 1964 …
The Spendthrift (German: Der Verschwender) is a 1964 Austrian historical film directed by Kurt Meisel and starring Christiane Hörbiger, Wolfgang Gasser and Walther Reyer. It is an adaptation of Ferdinand Raimund's play of the same name.
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1963
Bekenntnisse eines möblierten Herrn
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MovieJan 4, 1963

Bekenntnisse eines möblierten Herrn

Die Bekenntnisse eines …
Die Bekenntnisse eines möblierten Herrn is a 1963 film directed by Franz Peter Wirth.
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1962
Waldrausch
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MovieAug 17, 1962

Waldrausch

After years of absence, engineer Lutz Ambross returns to his …
After years of absence, engineer Lutz Ambross returns to his home village Maria Schnee with the job to build a dam. He can persuade most of the residents to accept the offered compensation for their land and houses - only the greedy Crispin sets them up against Lutz to raise the price. Both do also compete for the love of Beda.
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1961
Das Riesenrad
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MovieAug 25, 1961

Das Riesenrad

Ein Uhrenfabrikant durchlebt in Wien die Wirren der ersten …
Ein Uhrenfabrikant durchlebt in Wien die Wirren der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts.
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Der Unbestechliche
TV ShowAug 4, 1961

Der Unbestechliche

Der Unbestechliche released.
Die Abenteuer des Grafen Bobby
MovieApr 1, 1961

Die Abenteuer des Grafen Bobby

The adventures of Count …
The adventures of Count Bobby.
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1960
Das weite Land
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MovieJun 7, 1960

Das weite Land

A promising young pianist commits suicide. He spent his last …
A promising young pianist commits suicide. He spent his last evening in the company of the industrialist Friedrich Hofreiter. His wife Genia is in possession of a farewell note.
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A Breath of Scandal
MovieMar 16, 1960

A Breath of Scandal

Princess Olympia, despite her life status cannot resist the urge …
Princess Olympia, despite her life status cannot resist the urge to satisfy her sexual appetites. Exiled to the countryside, Olympia falls in love with American millionaire Charlie Foster.
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Ich heirate Herrn Direktor
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MovieFeb 5, 1960

Ich heirate Herrn Direktor

Ich heirate Herrn Direktor released.
1959
Herrn Josefs letzte Liebe
MovieMar 12, 1959

Herrn Josefs letzte Liebe

Herrn Josefs letzte Liebe released.
1958
Resurrection
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MovieOct 21, 1958

Resurrection

Resurrection (German: Auferstehung) is a 1958 …
Resurrection (German: Auferstehung) is a 1958 historical drama film directed by Rolf Hansen and starring Horst Buchholz, Myriam Bru and Edith Mill. It was made as a co-production between France, Italy and West Germany. It is an adaptation of the novel Resurrection by Leo Tolstoy.
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Die Trapp-Familie in Amerika
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MovieOct 17, 1958

Die Trapp-Familie in Amerika

The von Trapp family are …
The von Trapp family are struggling to survive in America, where their performances of European church music are not popular with the audiences. Only when they start performing more upbeat Austrian folk songs and even some American numbers do they become a success and finally find security and a new home.
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Meine schöne Mama
MovieJan 3, 1958

Meine schöne Mama

Meine schöne Mama released.
1957
Familie Schimek
MovieMay 24, 1957

Familie Schimek

Familie Schimek released.
Salzburger Geschichten
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MovieJan 25, 1957

Salzburger Geschichten

When visiting the Salzburg …
When visiting the Salzburg Festival wealthy Georg gets financial support from his Austrian friend due to the fact that during the thirties of the last century it was only allowed to take a ...
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Die liebe Familie
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MovieJan 11, 1957

Die liebe Familie

Die liebe Familie released.
1956
Rosmarie kommt aus Wildwest
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MovieJul 27, 1956

Rosmarie kommt aus Wildwest

Rosmarie kommt aus Wildwest released.
The Golden Bridge
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MovieMay 31, 1956

The Golden Bridge

The Golden Bridge (German: Die goldene Brücke) is a 1956 …
The Golden Bridge (German: Die goldene Brücke) is a 1956 West German drama film directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Ruth Leuwerik, Curd Jürgens and Paul Hubschmid. It was shot at the Bavaria Studios in Munich.
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Kronprinz Rudolfs letzte Liebe
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MovieFeb 28, 1956

Kronprinz Rudolfs letzte Liebe

Crown Prince Rudolph's Last …
Crown Prince Rudolph's Last Love (German: Kronprinz Rudolfs letzte Liebe/Mayerling) is a 1955 Austrian historical drama film directed by Rudolf Jugert and starring Rudolf Prack, Christiane Hörbiger and Winnie Markus. The film portrays the tragic 1889 Mayerling Incident, in which Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria and his lover Baroness Mary Vetsera committed suicide.
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1955
Ich denke oft an Piroschka
MovieDec 29, 1955

Ich denke oft an Piroschka

Andreas, a young German …
Andreas, a young German student comes to Hungary on an exchange programme. In the Hungarian village he falls in love with the stationmaster's daughter Piroschka and spends much of his time with her. They have an enchanting summer until Andreas gets an invitation to join another young woman at a nearby resort. Piroschka is jealous and follows him there, causing trouble. It takes a long time for Andreas and Piroschka to even talk to each other again. When Andreas has to leave Hungary at the end of his holiday, he is determined to return some day.
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Die Deutschmeister
MovieAug 11, 1955

Die Deutschmeister

Die Deutschmeister released.
Ehesanatorium
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MovieFeb 11, 1955

Ehesanatorium

Ehesanatorium released.
An der schönen blauen Donau
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MovieJan 25, 1955

An der schönen blauen Donau

An der schönen blauen Donau released.
1954
Der erste Kuß
MovieJul 20, 1954

Der erste Kuß

Der erste Kuß released.
1953
Der Feldherrnhügel
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MovieSep 25, 1953

Der Feldherrnhügel

Grandstand for General Staff (German: Der …
Grandstand for General Staff (German: Der Feldherrnhügel) is a 1953 Austrian comedy film directed by Ernst Marischka and starring Annemarie Düringer, Adrienne Gessner and Hans Holt. The film's sets were designed by the art director Fritz Jüptner-Jonstorff.
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Stolen Identity
MovieApr 3, 1953

Stolen Identity

Stolen Identity is a 1953 Austrian film directed by Gunther von …
Stolen Identity is a 1953 Austrian film directed by Gunther von Fritsch and starring Donald Buka, Joan Camden and Francis Lederer. The film is the English-language version of the film Abenteuer in Wien [de] (1952), directed by Emil-Edwin Reinert, starring Gustav Fröhlich and Cornell Borchers. Besides the two leading roles the cast of both films is essentially the same.
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1952
Hannerl: Ich tanze mit Dir in den Himmel hinein
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MovieDec 29, 1952

Hannerl: Ich tanze mit Dir in den Himmel …

A big musical is being staged …
A big musical is being staged in post-war Vienna. Hannerl Möller has always wanted to be a dancer but her father disapproves. Nonetheless she has secretly been taking lessons and now manages to get in to rehearsals. She is turned down by the producer, but she gets to see his father and says that she is his (the father's) daughter. Well, he thinks, it's possible; when were you born? So he thinks he knows who the mother is. When the leading dancer has a tantrum and quits, he persuades his son to let Hannerl take the role. Nonetheless, her real father has to sign the contract as she's under age, and he refuses to do so. So her mother comes to the theatre and introduces herself ... as the apparently long lost girlfriend of the producer's father. After several drinks, the complicated relationshipos look even more complicated.
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No Time for Flowers
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MovieDec 25, 1952

No Time for Flowers

A young girl's loyalty to the Communist Party is tested in …
A young girl's loyalty to the Communist Party is tested in Prague when she falls in love with an attaché who has just arrived from the United States.
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Ich hab' mich so an Dich gewöhnt
MovieSep 25, 1952

Ich hab' mich so an Dich gewöhnt

Christl's aunt urges her to …
Christl's aunt urges her to marry Dr. Heider. Although she hardly knows him, Christl accepts - mainly to escape her overprotective aunt. But since she doesn't want to live with her new ...
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Abenteuer in Wien
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MovieAug 21, 1952

Abenteuer in Wien

A European Film Noir that takes place during 12 hours of a …
A European Film Noir that takes place during 12 hours of a New Year's Eve in Vienna.
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Frühlingsstimmen
MovieFeb 21, 1952

Frühlingsstimmen

Voices of Spring (German: Frühlingsstimmen) is a 1952 …
Voices of Spring (German: Frühlingsstimmen) is a 1952 Austrian musical film directed by Hans Thimig and starring Paul Hörbiger, Hans Jaray and Senta Wengraf. It is part of the operetta film genre.
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1951
Der fidele Bauer
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MovieSep 21, 1951

Der fidele Bauer

The Merry Farmer (German: Der fidele Bauer) is a 1951 …
The Merry Farmer (German: Der fidele Bauer) is a 1951 Austrian musical comedy film directed by Georg Marischka and starring Paul Hörbiger, Erich Auer, Heinrich Gretler. An operetta film, it is an adaptation of the 1907 operetta The Merry Farmer composed by Leo Fall.
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1949
Vagabonds
MovieOct 18, 1949

Vagabonds

Vagabonds released.
1948
Nach dem Sturm
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MovieNov 17, 1948

Nach dem Sturm

After the Storm (German: Nach dem Sturm) is a 1948 drama …
After the Storm (German: Nach dem Sturm) is a 1948 drama film directed by Gustav Ucicky and starring Maria Schell. It was made as a co-production between Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, based on a novella by Carl Zuckmayer. A talented young female musician tries to rebuild her life having been imprisoned during the Second World War.
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The Angel with the Trumpet
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MovieAug 19, 1948

The Angel with the Trumpet

A long time-span of Austrian …
A long time-span of Austrian history (from the late 19th century to the years after world war II) is reflected in the ups and downs of a family of piano-makers in Vienna.
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1936
Catherine the Last
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MovieJan 20, 1936

Catherine the Last

Hans, an idle young man, must find a way to reach her beloved …
Hans, an idle young man, must find a way to reach her beloved one against her rich father's firm opposition. He finds it through enamoring Katharina, the scullery maid, a simple and straight young girl.
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1933
Ernst Lothar
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Ernst Lothar

Ernst Lothar (German: [ˈloːtar]; 25 October 1890 – 30 October …
Ernst Lothar (German: [ˈloːtar]; 25 October 1890 – 30 October 1974) was a Moravian-Austrian writer, theatre director/manager and producer. He was born Ernst Lothar Müller, and as Müller is a very common German surname, he dropped it. His brother, Hans Müller-Einigen, by contrast, added a surname.
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1931
The Great Love
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MovieDec 21, 1931

The Great Love

Ten years after the end of World War I, Austrian soldier Franz …
Ten years after the end of World War I, Austrian soldier Franz leaves Russia and returns to his village, where he is reunited with Frieda, a woman who believes he is her long-lost son.
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1896
BirthJuly 1896

Adrienne Gessner

Adrienne Gessner was born.
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