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Sparkuhl, Theodor 1894-1946

Overview
Works: 132 works in 226 publications in 5 languages and 1,708 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Other, Illustrator, Videographer , Author, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Theodor Sparkuhl
La chienne( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cashier Maurice Legrand is married to Adele, a terror. By chance, he meets Lucienne, known as Lulu on the street, and makes her his mistress. He thinks he finally met love, but Lulu is nothing but a streetwalker, in love with Dédé, her pimp. She only accepts Legrand to satisfy Dédé's need of money
Anna Boleyn : a historical drama in six acts by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic drama of the second wife of England's Henry VIII
The wildcat : a grotesque in four acts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a remote fort eagerly awaits a new lieutenant. En route the lieutenant is captured by outlaws who roam the snow-covered mountains and the daughter of their leader quickly falls for the young officer, setting in motion an outrageous farce
Sumurun : an Oriental play in six acts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this blending of melodrama and comedy, the story of a rebellious harem member who rejects the sheikh and falls in love with a merchant is interwoven with several other related stories
The oyster princess : a grotesque comedy in 4 acts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oyster Princess: A comedy in which a pampered American oyster tycoon plans to find a prince to marry his much-indulged daughter, but things don't go his way
The doll : four amusing acts from a toy box( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doll: when an effete young man must marry to inherit a fortune, he purchases a lifelike doll to wed
The Barbara Stanwyck collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internes can't take money: Bullets fly and tensions rise when a desperate woman must turn to Dr. Kildare for help getting her child back from gangsters. The great man's lady: A reflective 100-year old woman looks back on her extraordinary sacrifice helped her husband become one of the nation's greatest men. The bride wore boots: It's a comedy of errors when a bookish husband tries to win back the affections of his horse-breeding wife. The lady gambles : When novice gambler Joan Booth bets it all, and loses, she is thrust into a downward spiral from which only her devoted husband can save her. All I desire: New scandals erupt and old ones resurface when an aging stage actress returns to her small hometown and the family she abandoned ten years earlier. There's always tomorrow : An unlucky-in-love fashion designer must decide if she should succumb to her feelings for a married man
The informer by Arthur Robison( Visual )

5 editions published between 1929 and 2019 and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Liam O'Flaherty's popular Irish novel, this gripping thriller is set among a group of revolutionaries in the newly independent Ireland of 1922. When one of their number kills the chief of police, he goes on the run. But when he returns to Dublin he is cruelly betrayed by his onetime friend Gypo, who then has to battle his old friends as well as his own mounting guilt
Dashiell Hammett's The glass key( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in German and English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intricate mystery about a slightly corrupt politician, accused of murder, who solicits his right-hand man (Ladd) to hunt down the real killer
Das alte Gesetz : ein Film aus den sechzier Jahren = The ancient law : a film from the Sixties( Visual )

9 editions published in 2018 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Baruch, the son of a rabbi, becomes fascinated by the theater. Against his father's wishes, Baruch leaves home and finds his way to Vienna, where an archduchess at the imperial court falls in love with him. She becomes his patroness, facilitating his successful career as a classical actor. But Baruch continues to long for home and must find a way to reconcile his religious heritage with his love of secular literature"--Container
Die Bergkatze by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a remote fort eagerly awaits a new lieutenant. En route the lieutenant is captured by outlaws who roam the snow-covered mountains and the daughter of their leader quickly falls for the young officer, setting in motion an outrageous farce
Sumurun by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in German and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Lubitsch film. He expertly interweaves a Sumurun's story (a rebellious harem member who rejects the sheikh and falls in love with a merchant) with several other related stories, resulting in a wonderful blend of melodrama and comedy
Das Weib des Pharao( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amenes, Pharaoh of Egypt, rejects daughter of Ethiopian king in favor of Greek slave-girl, Theonis. Insulted, the Ethiopian king wages war against Egypt. Before battle, Amenes orders Theonis to be locked up, after she confesses her love for Ramphis. Amenes' troops are defeated, and Ramphis rescues Theonis, leads Egypt to victory against Ethiopia, and becomes Pharaoh. Amenes returns, and Ramphis offers to relinquish the throne if Amenes releases Theonis
Blood on the sun ; The time of your life( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(The time of your life) Story of a run-down San Francisco bar patronized by a group of lovable eccentrics
The oyster princess by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Oyster Princess, a pampered American oyster tycoon decides to find a prince to marry his daughter, but things don't go quite as planned. Along the way, there are mishaps, misunderstandings and a foxtrot sequence that must be seen to be believed
Ich möchte kein Mann sein by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Um den Gängelungen durch ihre strenge Gouvernante und den neuen Hauslehrer zu entkommen, verkleidet sich eine junge Frau als Mann, um die aufregenderen Seiten des Lebens genießen zu dürfen: Rauchen, Trinken und Glücksspiel. In einem Nachtclub begegnet sie dem angetrunkenen Lehrer, zu dem sie sich bald so stark hingezogen fühlt, dass das Männerdasein seinen Reiz verliert. Temporeich inszenierte (Stummfilm- )Verwechslungs- und Rollentauschkomödie, die die (schon zur Entstehungszeit) mangelnde Originalität des Plots durch viel Spielfreude und Verve souverän wettmacht." [film-dienst.de]
Madame Dubarry Drama in 7 Akten = Madame Dubarry : drame en 7 actes by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young French milliner forsakes a life with a man who loves her to carry out a series of love affairs, and eventually becomes the mistress of King Louis XV
Murder, he says ; Feudin' fussin' and a-fightin'( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder, he says: "Trotter Polling Company employee Pete Marshall is sent down the back roads and into the backwoods in search of a missing fellow employee. The city slicker soon finds himself mixed up with a family of homicidal hillbillies who are looking for stolen loot hidden on their property."--Container
Second chorus by H. C Potter( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When perennial college students Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are forced to make it on their own, the competitive pair get jobs with Artie Shaw's band and reunite with ex-manager Ellen Miller
Die Austernprinzessin groteskes Lustspiel in 4 Akten by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

5 editions published between 1919 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American oyster king wants to marry off his daughter
 
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Alternative Names
Sparkhul, Theodor

Sparkuhl 1894-1946

Sparkuhl, Théodore 1894-1946

Theodor Sparkuhl direttore della fotografia tedesco

Theodor Sparkuhl direutor de fotografía alemán (1894–1946)

Theodor Sparkuhl Duits director of photography (1894-1946)

Theodor Sparkuhl German-born cinematographer

Теодор Спаркул

Теодор Шпаркуль

תיאודור ספרקול

تئودور اسپارکول

ثيودور سپاركوهل

セオドア・スパークール

Languages
German (37)

English (15)

French (3)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)