WorldCat Identities

Gründgens, Gustaf

Overview
Works: 34 works in 135 publications in 4 languages and 2,522 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Legends  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Propaganda films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gustaf Gründgens
M by Fritz Lang( Visual )

94 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological thriller based on the true case of Peter Kurten, a compulsive child murderer in Düsseldorf and Germany's worst mass killer of the times. In the movie Berlin is in the grip of terror as an unknown child molestor and murderer attacks little girls. While the police produce no clues, despite frantic searching, neighbours turn against each other. The underworld becomes so incensed at the police activity that the leaders decide to find the pervert themselves
Max Ophuls' Liebelei by Max Ophuls( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liebelei is one of the earliest of the cinematic banquets directed by German filmmaker Max Ophuls. The film, set in imperial Vienna, concerns the romance between a young girl and a lieutenant. A powerful baron misreads the lieutenant's ardor, assuming that it is being directed towards his own wife. A duel follows which, no matter how it turns out, will spell tragedy for at least one of the characters we care about. The central character is portrayed by Magda Schneider, the mother of 1960s film star Romy Schneider
M( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a serial killer is stalking the children of the city, everyone, including the criminal underworld, wants to see him brought down
Faust : the man and the legend by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed stage performance of Goethe's version of the tale of a man who sells his soul to the devil
Max Ophüls' Liebelei( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, set in imperial Vienna, concerns the romance between a young girl and a lieutenant. A powerful baron misreads the lieutenant's ardor, assuming that it is being directed towards his own wife. A duel follows which, no matter how it turns out, will spell tragedy for at least one of the characters we care about
Friedemann Bach by Traugott Müller( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedmann Bach was the favorite son of a famous father. Burdened however by the name "Bach", he succeeded only in the beginning to fulfill the public's expectations of him as a composer. And so it happens that, driven by need, worry and painful love, he claims one of his father's pieces as his own! When his swindle is discovered, he drops his application as candidate for the position of music director in Braunschweig. He joins a drama troupe and eventually ends up completely broke in Potsdam
Gründgens Faust by Siegfried Melchinger( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense feature film based on the exploits of a Dusseldorf child-murderer. Lorre stars as a psychopathic murderer who is hunted by both the police and the criminal underworld
Briefe, Aufsätze, Reden by Gustaf Gründgens( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eins und alles die große Goethe-Ausgabe by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustaf Gründgens : eine Biographie, unter Verwendung bisher unveröffentlichter Dokumente aus dem Nachlass by Curt Riess( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faust der Tragödie erster Teil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Musicien errant( Visual )

1 edition published in 1941 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Liebe ist ein Geheimnis" sämtliche veröffentlichte Schallplatten 1932 - Anfang 1936( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Die Nacht ist nicht allein zum Schlafen da : die schönsten Schlager und Filmmelodien von Theo Mackeben in Originalaufnahmen (1929-1945) by Theo Mackeben( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ohm Krüger by Hans Steinhoff( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The great Boer hero, Ohm Krüger, tells his life story in flashbacks as he lies dying in a Swiss hospital
M, el vampiro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Un asesino de niñas tiene atemorizada a toda la ciudad. La policía lo busca frenética y desesperadamente, deteniendo a cualquier persona mínimamente sospechosa. Por su parte, los jefes del hampa, furiosos por las redadas que están sufriendo por culpa del asesino, deciden buscarlo ellos mismos."--Film affinity web site
Der Weg zum Musical : Originalaufnahmen aus Revuen, Operetten und Singspielen 1926-1933( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Berliner Operette( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tanz auf dem Vulkan. deutsche Hits von Damals( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gruendgens, Gustaf

Gruendgens, Gustav

Gründgens, Gustav

Languages
German (116)

English (5)

French (2)

Hebrew (1)

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