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Lubitsch, Ernst 1892-1947

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Most widely held works by Ernst Lubitsch
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

109 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world is on the brink of war-- but the show must go on. So Joseph Tura, the Polish actor who put the ham in Hamlet, stare beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be ..."--Container
Ninotchka by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

107 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garbo plays a dour, severe Soviet official who comes to Paris on business involving the sale of some czarist jewels. But soon business turns to pleasure as she discovers the special magic of Paris and finds herself succumbing to the charms of a suave Frenchman named Leon D'Algout (Melvyn Douglas). The plot bubbles merrily as Ninotchka chooses between romance and duty--and must even confront a rival for Leon's affection in the exiled Grand Duchess Swana (Ina Claire)
The shop around the corner by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

44 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The setting is pre-World War II Budapest. Bickering co-workers in a gift shop don't realize they're lonelyhearts penpals
Heaven can wait by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

37 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly deceased playboy Henry Van Cleve arrives at the outer offices of Hades where he asks a bemused Satan for permission to enter the gates of Hell. Though the Devil doubts he will qualify, Henry proceeds to recount a lifetime wooing and pursuing women
Trouble in paradise( Visual )

18 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women"--Container
To be or not to be by Alan Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Poolse komiek en zijn echtgenote raken in 1939 betrokken bij allerlei Duitse spionagecomplotten, die zij op komische wijze in het honderd laten lopen
Ernst Lubitsch's Ninotchka, starring Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas by Ernst Lubitsch( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meer dan 1500 frames uit de film Ninotchka met alle dialogen
Design for living( Visual )

13 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of Americans in Paris who enter into a very adult 'gentleman's' agreement, in this continental pre-Code comedy freely adapted by Ben Hecht (Notorious) from a play. A risque relationship comedy and a witty take on creative pursuits, it concerns a commercial artist unable, or unwilling, to choose between the equally dashing painter and playwright she meets on a train en route to the City of Light
Faust : eine deutsche Volkssage by F. W Murnau( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marguerite and Faust: The Lost 1923 Footage: This is recovered screen test footage of Ernst Lubitsch's abandoned 1923 production Marguerite and Faust for Mary Pickford. The Language of Shadows: This documentary features the making of F.W. Murnau's Faust
The oyster princess : a grotesque comedy in 4 acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

44 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced in Berlin in 1919, Ernst Lubitsch's the Doll (Die Puppe) is a charming romantic fantasy that shows the director already in full command of the now-legendary "Lubitsch touch."
The Gary Cooper collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
The marriage circle by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

41 editions published between 1924 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of marital infidelity and mix-ups
The merry widow by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

33 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merry widow of the title is Sonia, the wealthy and beautiful young woman from the tiny European country, Marshovia. When she moves to Paris, she is courted by the suave Prince Danilo who needs her money to save his country from financial ruin
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shop around the corner: Two bickering employees at a gift shop don't realize that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal
Anna Boleyn : a historical drama in six acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

25 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic drama of the second wife of England's Henry VIII, made in Berlin by Lubitsch before he moved to Hollywood to make comedies
One hour with you by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

23 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seemingly blissful couple's marriage hits the skids when the wife's flirtatious school chum comes on to her husband a bit too strong
The smiling lieutenant( Visual )

9 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and French and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on patrol, Lieutenant Nikolaus Niki von Preyn winks at his beautiful love interest, Franzi. However, a frumpy princess named Anna mistakenly believes he is flirting with her. Niki soon finds himself walking down the aisle at his own royal wedding and being whisked away to a neighboring kingdom. When Franzi follows the newlyweds, she finds herself tangled between her old love and a new friendship with Anna
Monte Carlo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy count passes himself off as a hairdresser in order to meet an impoverished countess
The love parade( Visual )

11 editions published between 1929 and 2008 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The queen of mythical Sylvania marries a courtier, who finds his new life unsatisfying
The wildcat : a grotesque in four acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

18 editions published between 1921 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young military officer is kidnapped by bandits, and the daughter of the bandit leader falls in love with him
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Ernsts Lubičs

Ļubičs, Ernsts, 1892-1947

Lubitsch, Ernst

Ερνστ Λιούμπιτς

Ернст Любич

Ернст Любіч

Любич, Эрнст

Эрнст Любич

ארנסט לוביטש

ארנסט לוביטש שחקן אמריקאי

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루비치, 에른스트 1892-1947

에른스트 루비치 20세기 독일 태생의 영화 감독


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The shop around the cornerHeaven can waitTrouble in paradiseThe Gary Cooper collectionGreatest classic films collectionErnst Lubitsch : laughter in paradisePassions and deceptions : the early films of Ernst Lubitsch