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Oskar Homolka

  • Aug 12, 1898 - Jan 27, 1978 (age 79)
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1978
Oskar Homolka
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Oskar Homolka

Oskar Homolka passed away.
1975
One of Our Own
MovieMay 5, 1975

One of Our Own

Dr Jake Goodwin is the chief neurosurgeon at a busy city …
Dr Jake Goodwin is the chief neurosurgeon at a busy city hospital. As he makes his rounds, Goodwin becomes involved in a vast array of medical cases. Problems arise when a top doctor is ...
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The Legendary Curse of the Hope Diamond
MovieMar 27, 1975

The Legendary Curse of the Hope Diam…

The curse of the legendary …
The curse of the legendary blue Hope Diamond on all its owners is dramatized from the gem's discovery in 17th Century India until its donation to the Smithsonian Institute.
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1973
Kojak
TV ShowOct 24, 1973

Kojak

Kojak is an American action crime drama television series …
Kojak is an American action crime drama television series starring Telly Savalas as the title character, New York City Police Department Detective Lieutenant Theo Kojak. Taking the time slot of the popular Cannon series, it aired on CBS from 1973 to 1978.
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1970
Song of Norway
MovieNov 4, 1970

Song of Norway

Based on the life of Norway's greatest composer Edvard …
Based on the life of Norway's greatest composer Edvard Grieg, and filmed in Norway where he lived. The soundtrack is all Edvard Grieg's music with added lyrics.
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The Executioner
MovieMay 1, 1970

The Executioner

Explosive international intrigue results when British …
Explosive international intrigue results when British Intelligence Agent John Shay (George Peppard) suspects Adam Booth (Keith Michell), a colleague, of being a double-agent. Although Shay's superiors warn him against an investigation, he travels to Greece and Turkey in order to check out his suspicions. There, Shay becomes involved with the beautiful Sarah (Dame Joan Collins), who was once his lover, and is now Booth's wife. Before long, Shay realizes that he is being used as a Communist pawn, and has fallen into grave danger.
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1969
The Madwoman of Chaillot
MovieOct 12, 1969

The Madwoman of Chaillot

The Madwoman of Chaillot is …
The Madwoman of Chaillot is a 1969 American satirical film made by Commonwealth United Entertainment and distributed by Warner Bros.-Seven Arts. It was directed by Bryan Forbes and produced by Ely A. Landau with Anthony B. Unger as associate producer. The screenplay was by Edward Anhalt, adapted by Maurice Valency from the celebrated play La Folle de Chaillot by Jean Giraudoux via the English adaptation The Madwoman of Chaillot. The music score was by Michael J. Lewis and the cinematography by Burnett Guffey and Claude Renoir.
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1968
Assignment to Kill
MovieMay 1, 1968

Assignment to Kill

A private eye is hired by an insurance company to …
A private eye is hired by an insurance company to investigate a shipping magnate suspected of deliberately sinking his own ships for the insurance money. He finds himself involved in a web of deception, double-crossing, and murder.
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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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MovieJan 3, 1968

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. …

Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments …
Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself.
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1967
Billion Dollar Brain
MovieNov 16, 1967

Billion Dollar Brain

A former British spy stumbles onto a plot to overthrow …
A former British spy stumbles onto a plot to overthrow Communism with the help of a supercomputer. But who is working for whom?
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The Happening
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MovieMar 1, 1967

The Happening

A group of young drifters kidnap wealthy businessman Roc …
A group of young drifters kidnap wealthy businessman Roc Delmonico just for kicks. They keep him captive, demanding a ransom for his safe release. However there is no one - wife, Mafia associates or mother - willing to part with the $200,000 ransom. Demonico is dismayed that no one appears unduly concerned about his fate and joins forces with the kidnappers to plot his revenge, blackmailing his once nearest and dearest into parting with $3,000,000 in hush money.
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Award1967

Outstanding Contributions To German Ci…

Won German Film Award - …
Won German Film Award - Special Award For Outstanding Contributions To German Cinema.
German Film Award - Special Award
1966
Funeral in Berlin
MovieDec 22, 1966

Funeral in Berlin

A British Agent is sent to East Berlin to receive a …
A British Agent is sent to East Berlin to receive a Communist defector, but the true situation turns out to be rather more complicated.
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1965
Joy in the Morning
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MovieMay 5, 1965

Joy in the Morning

Carl Brown and Annie McGairy are in love. Their Irish immigrant …
Carl Brown and Annie McGairy are in love. Their Irish immigrant parents knew each other in the old country - and Carl's parents want better for their son than Annie, who was raised in the slums. When Annie runs away to marry Carl while he's at college, they have many difficulties, including a college Dean that frowns upon married couples, Carl's angry parents, Carl's jealousy, and Annie's own problems with her sexuality.
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1964
The Long Ships
MovieMar 3, 1964

The Long Ships

A vagabond Viking adventurer and a Moor both compete to find …
A vagabond Viking adventurer and a Moor both compete to find "The Mother of All Voices", a legendary golden bell near the Pillars of Hercules.
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1962
Mooncussers
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MovieDec 2, 1962

Mooncussers

A boy discovers a group called the Mooncussers, who are …
A boy discovers a group called the Mooncussers, who are pirates that send out false homing signals to ships at sea during the evenings to lure them to go off course and crash on the shore, where they are looted by the Mooncussers.
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The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm
MovieAug 7, 1962

The Wonderful World of the Brothers Gri…

The fictionalized lives of the …
The fictionalized lives of the story-telling Grimm brothers are brought to life in this all-star fantasy film. In the early nineteenth century, the brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are commissioned to write a family history for a local Duke. Reenactments of three of their stories including "The Dancing Princess", "The Cobbler and the Elves" and "The Singing Bone".
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Boys' Night Out
MovieJun 21, 1962

Boys' Night Out

Fred, George, Doug and Howie are quickly reaching middle-age. …
Fred, George, Doug and Howie are quickly reaching middle-age. Three of them are married, only Fred is still a bachelor. They want something different than their ordinary marriages, children and TV-dinners. In secret, they get themselves an apartment with a beautiful young woman, Kathy, for romantic rendezvous. But Kathy does not tell them that she is a sociology student researching the sexual life of the white middle-class male.
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1961
Mr. Sardonicus
MovieOct 8, 1961

Mr. Sardonicus

Sir Robert Cargrave is an eminent surgeon who has developed …
Sir Robert Cargrave is an eminent surgeon who has developed a new technique for muscle relaxation. He is summoned by his one-time love, Maude, who is now married to Baron Sardonicus. When he arrives, he finds villagers who live in fear. The Baron is strange man, not the least because he covers his face with a mask. Eventually, he tells Sir Robert the story of how he acquired his current affliction - his face is is frozen and hideously disfigured. Despite Sir Robert's best efforts, he can't return his face to normal. The Baron however forces him to keep trying, threatening to harm Maude if he refuses.
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Hazel
TV ShowSep 28, 1961

Hazel

Hazel is an American sitcom about a live-in maid named Hazel …
Hazel is an American sitcom about a live-in maid named Hazel Burke (played by Shirley Booth) and her employers, the Baxters. The five-season, 154-episode series aired in prime time from September 28, 1961, to April 11, 1966, and was produced by Screen Gems. The first four seasons of Hazel aired on NBC, and the fifth and final season aired on CBS. Season 1 was broadcast in black-and-white except for one episode which was in color, and seasons 2–5 were all broadcast in color. The show was based on the single-panel comic strip of the same name by cartoonist Ted Key, which appeared in The Saturday Evening Post.
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1960
Thriller
TV ShowSep 13, 1960

Thriller

Thriller (also known as Boris Karloff's Thriller and Boris …
Thriller (also known as Boris Karloff's Thriller and Boris Karloff Presents) is an American anthology television series that aired during the 1960–61 and 1961–62 seasons on NBC. The show featured host Boris Karloff introducing a mix of macabre horror tales and suspense thrillers.
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1958
Tempest
MovieDec 1, 1958

Tempest

In 18th century Russia, Imperial officer Piotr Grinov is …
In 18th century Russia, Imperial officer Piotr Grinov is dispatched to a faraway isolated outpost where his loyalties are tested during the Pugachev Rebellion against the Empress Catherine II.
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The Key
MovieMay 28, 1958

The Key

During World War II, successive tugboat British Captains sent …
During World War II, successive tugboat British Captains sent on dangerous salvage missions pass-on the key to a home-port apartment, where a lonely Swiss-Italian young war-widow lives.
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1957
A Farewell to Arms
MovieDec 14, 1957

A Farewell to Arms

An English nurse and an American soldier on the Italian front …
An English nurse and an American soldier on the Italian front during World War I fall in love, but the horrors surrounding them test their romance to the limit.
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1956
War and Peace
MovieAug 21, 1956

War and Peace

Napoleon's (Herbert Lom's) tumultuous relations with …
Napoleon's (Herbert Lom's) tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of two aristocratic families.
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Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nomination1956

Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture

Nominated for "War and Peace".
Golden Globe Award
1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
TV ShowOct 2, 1955

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Alfred Hitchcock Presents is …
Alfred Hitchcock Presents is an American television anthology series that was created, hosted, and produced by Alfred Hitchcock; the program aired on CBS and NBC between 1955 and 1965. It features dramas, thrillers, and mysteries. Between 1962 and 1965 it was renamed The Alfred Hitchcock Hour.
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The Seven Year Itch
MovieJun 1, 1955

The Seven Year Itch

With his family away for their annual summer holiday, New …
With his family away for their annual summer holiday, New Yorker Richard Sherman decides he has the opportunity to live a bachelor's life - to eat and drink what he wants and basically to enjoy life without wife and son. The beautiful but ditsy blond from the apartment above his catches his eye and they soon start spending time together. It's all innocent though there is little doubt that Sherman is attracted to her. Any lust he may be feeling is played out in his own imagination however.
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1954
Walt Disney anthology television series
TV ShowOct 27, 1954

Walt Disney anthology television series

Walt Disney Productions …
Walt Disney Productions (later The Walt Disney Company) has produced an anthology television series under several different titles since 1954. The original version of the series premiered on ABC on Wednesday, October 27, 1954. The show was broadcast weekly on one of the Big Three television networks until 1990, a 36-year span with only a two-year hiatus in 1984-85. The series was broadcast on Sunday for 25 of those years. From 1991 until 1997, the series aired infrequently.
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Prisoner of War
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MovieMay 4, 1954

Prisoner of War

During the Korean War, an American officer is tasked …
During the Korean War, an American officer is tasked with infiltrating a Communist-run POW camp in order to investigate the treatment of American prisoners by the enemy.
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1953
The House of the Arrow
MovieAug 1, 1953

The House of the Arrow

A rich old lady dies in bed …
A rich old lady dies in bed and leaves all of her money to her recently adopted daughter, who is quickly accused and exonerated of her murder. But that most British of questions remains. Who dunnit? (1953; B&W)
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1952
Top Secret
MovieNov 19, 1952

Top Secret

Potts (George Cole), a British Sanitary Engineer, leaves on …
Potts (George Cole), a British Sanitary Engineer, leaves on holiday with a set of plans for a new secret weapon, which he has mistaken for his new plumbing invention. Everyone is hunting for him, including the Russians. The Russians find him and offer him a job in the Kremlin doing research (on plumbing he believes), he accepts, arrives in Russia and falls in love with Tania, a Secret Agent, and discovers the true nature of the plans he is carrying.
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1950
The White Tower
MovieJun 24, 1950

The White Tower

The White Tower, a Matterhorn-like mountain in the Swiss Alps, …
The White Tower, a Matterhorn-like mountain in the Swiss Alps, has never been climbed. Carla Alten's father, a famous mountaineer, died in a long-ago attempt. Now, Carla, determined to fulfill her father's dream, has assembled an unusual climbing party to tackle the nearly-impossible ascent.
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1949
Anna Lucasta
MovieJul 11, 1949

Anna Lucasta

Anna Lucasta (Paulette Goddard)is disowned by her cruel father, …
Anna Lucasta (Paulette Goddard)is disowned by her cruel father, Joe Lucasta (Oskar Homolka) and turns into a disillusioned, despondent and wayward girl who becomes a prostitute and sinks to the depths of degradation. But she is reclaimed and reformed by the man she marries, Rudolf Strobel (William Bishop).
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Joan Tetzel
MarriageMay 1949

Joan Tetzel

Joan Margaret Tetzel (21 June 1921 – 31 October 1977) …
Joan Margaret Tetzel (21 June 1921 – 31 October 1977) was an American actress.
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1948
I Remember Mama
MovieMar 9, 1948

I Remember Mama

The ups and downs of a Norwegian immigrant family, circa 1910.
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Best Supporting Actor
Nomination1948

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "I Remember Mama".
Academy Award
1947
Code of Scotland Yard
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MovieMar 10, 1947

Code of Scotland Yard

Descius Heiss is a French …
Descius Heiss is a French expatriate, and former Devil's Island prisoner, with two passions; driving shrewd bargains in antiques at his Sly Corner Shop, and the care of his Beautiful violin-playing daughter, Margaret. But, his comfortable wealth comes more from being a fence for stolen goods than it does buying-and-selling antiques. His secret is discovered by his shop assistant Archie Fellowes (Kenneth Griffith), a nasty, sniveling young scroat, who keeps blackmailing Heiss until he goes to far. The film ends in a London concert-hall where Margaret is playing the Mendelssohm Violin Concerto.
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1943
Hostages
MovieAug 12, 1943

Hostages

A group of twenty-six Czechoslovakian citizens are …
A group of twenty-six Czechoslovakian citizens are jailed until a 50,000 crown reward by the Gestapo uncovers the supposed killer of a Nazi officer whom virtually everyone suspects committed suicide.
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Mission to Moscow
MovieApr 28, 1943

Mission to Moscow

Ambassador Joseph Davies is sent by FDR to Russia to learn …
Ambassador Joseph Davies is sent by FDR to Russia to learn about the Soviet system and returns to America as an advocate of Stalinism.
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1941
Ball of Fire
MovieDec 31, 1941

Ball of Fire

A group of professors working on a new encyclopedia encounter …
A group of professors working on a new encyclopedia encounter a mouthy nightclub singer who is wanted by the police to help bring down her mob boss lover.
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Rage in Heaven
MovieMar 7, 1941

Rage in Heaven

Old friends Ward and Phillip both become smitten with Phillip's …
Old friends Ward and Phillip both become smitten with Phillip's mother's attractive young secretary Stella. But Stella marries Phillip and stands by him as his behavior becomes more and more erratic and his jealousy of Ward increases.
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1940
The Invisible Woman
MovieDec 27, 1940

The Invisible Woman

An attractive model with an ulterior motive volunteers as guinea …
An attractive model with an ulterior motive volunteers as guinea pig for an invisibility machine.
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Comrade X
MovieDec 13, 1940

Comrade X

McKinley B. "Mac" Thompson, American reporter in …
McKinley B. "Mac" Thompson, American reporter in Moscow, smuggles out uncensored news under the alias "Comrade X," but hotel valet Vanya discovers his secret. Vanya fears for the safety of his daughter Golubka ("Theodore") and blackmails Mac into helping her leave the country. Mac is happier about his task once he meets lovely Theodore, but can he convince her of his sincerity? The anti-communist humor becomes alternately grim and farcical.
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Seven Sinners
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MovieOct 25, 1940

Seven Sinners

Banished from various U.S. protectorates in the Pacific, a …
Banished from various U.S. protectorates in the Pacific, a saloon entertainer uses her femme-fatale charms to woo politicians, navy personnel, gangsters, riff-raff, judges and a ship's doctor in order to achieve her aims.
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1939
Florence Meyer
Marriage1939

Florence Meyer

Florence Meyer Homolka (January 22, 1911 – November 27, …
Florence Meyer Homolka (January 22, 1911 – November 27, 1962) was an American portrait photographer and socialite. She was the wife of the actor Oskar Homolka.
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Florence Meyer
Relationship1939

Florence Meyer

Florence Meyer Homolka (January 22, 1911 – November 27, …
Florence Meyer Homolka (January 22, 1911 – November 27, 1962) was an American portrait photographer and socialite. She was the wife of the actor Oskar Homolka.
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1937
Vally Hatvany
MarriageDecember 1937

Vally Hatvany

Married Vally Hatvany.
Ebb Tide
MovieNov 17, 1937

Ebb Tide

Three shifty sailors commandeer a smallpox-ridden boat and set …
Three shifty sailors commandeer a smallpox-ridden boat and set out to sea. A typhoon washes them ashore on a faraway Pacific island, which is ruled by a white religious fanatic (Lloyd Nolan) who has set himself up as the local god.
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1936
Sabotage
MovieDec 2, 1936

Sabotage

A Scotland Yard undercover detective is on the trail of a …
A Scotland Yard undercover detective is on the trail of a saboteur who is part of a plot to set off a bomb in London. But when the detective's cover is blown, the plot begins to unravel.
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Everything Is Thunder
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MovieJul 1, 1936

Everything Is Thunder

During the first world war a …
During the first world war a Canadian officer escapes from a prison camp and reaches Berlin where he and a streetwalker plan to reach Holland.
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Rhodes of Africa
MovieFeb 20, 1936

Rhodes of Africa

This rousing adventure film tells the true story of Cecil Rhodes, a …
This rousing adventure film tells the true story of Cecil Rhodes, a diamond miner who helped found the South African colonies.
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1931
Between Night and Dawn
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MovieAug 11, 1931

Between Night and Dawn

Between Night and Dawn …
Between Night and Dawn (German: Zwischen Nacht und Morgen) is a 1931 German drama film directed by Gerhard Lamprecht and starring Aud Egede-Nissen, Oskar Homolka and Eduard von Winterstein. The film's sets were designed by the art director Otto Moldenhauer.
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1914
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MovieJan 20, 1931

1914

1914 (German: 1914, die letzten Tage vor dem Weltbrand) is …
1914 (German: 1914, die letzten Tage vor dem Weltbrand) is a 1931 German drama film directed by Richard Oswald and starring Albert Bassermann, Hermann Wlach and Wolfgang von Schwindt. The film focuses on the leadership of the Great Powers of Europe in the days leading up to the outbreak of the First World War, culminating in the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria by Gavrilo Princip. It was shot at the Babelsberg Studios in Berlin and premiered in the city at the Tauentzien-Palast on 20 January 1931. At the request of the German Foreign Office an introduction by Eugen Fischer-Baling [de] was filmed and presented at the start of the film. A special screening was held at the Reichstag on 3 March 1931.
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Road to Rio
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MovieJan 15, 1931

Road to Rio

Road to Rio (German: Der Weg nach Rio) is a 1931 German …
Road to Rio (German: Der Weg nach Rio) is a 1931 German crime film directed by Manfred Noa and starring Maria Matray, Oskar Homolka and Oskar Marion. It premiered on 15 January 1931. It was shot at the Babelsberg Studios in Potsdam. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Hans Sohnle and Otto Erdmann.
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1930
Dreyfus
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MovieAug 16, 1930

Dreyfus

In late nineteenth century Alfred Dreyfus, a French army …
In late nineteenth century Alfred Dreyfus, a French army officer of Jewish heritage, is falsely accused of espionage. Found guilty of treason he is drummed out of the army and sent to prison on Devil's Island.
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Hokuspokus
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MovieJul 11, 1930

Hokuspokus

Filmed from April 24th through May 15th 1930 in the Ufa-Atelier, …
Filmed from April 24th through May 15th 1930 in the Ufa-Atelier, Neubabelsberg, the outdoor Scenes were shot at Werbellinsee. On June 13th 1930 the Censors disallowed projection of this film...
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1928
Grete Mosheim
MarriageJune 1928

Grete Mosheim

Margarete Emma Dorothea "Grete" Mosheim (8 January 1905 – …
Margarete Emma Dorothea "Grete" Mosheim (8 January 1905 – 29 December 1986) was a German film, theatre, and television actress of Jewish ancestry (on her father's side).
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1898
Oskar Homolka
BirthAugust 1898

Oskar Homolka

Oskar Homolka was born.
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