WorldCat Identities

Veidt, Conrad 1893-1943

Overview
Works: 279 works in 940 publications in 11 languages and 11,847 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  War films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Fantasy films  Expressionist films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Contributor, Author, Creator, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Conrad Veidt
 
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Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

65 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts by Robert Wiene( Visual )

175 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A masterpiece of psychological horror and the film that has come to epitomize the mysterious highly stylized German Expressionist cinema. A demented hypnotist and his ghastly henchman spread death throughout the German countryside. Newly remastered from the archival German material and tinted according to original instructions with evocative score
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy( Visual )

21 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess
The hands of Orlac( Visual )

9 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the mental disintegration of a concert pianist whose hands are amputated after a train crash, and replaced with the hands of an executed murderer. When Orlac's father is murdered by the dead man's hands, Orlac begins a descent toward madness
Waxworks by Paul Leni( Visual )

22 editions published between 1924 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owner of a Waxmuseum needs for three of his models stories to be told to the audience. For that reason he has hired a writer, who after one look at the owner's pretty daughter, starts writing stories featuring the models, the daughter and himself
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian Nights fantasy by Michael Powell( Visual )

29 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the mischievous scoundrel Abu helps the rightful King of Bagdad escape from prison, he finds himself involved in an incredible series of adventures
Lonesome by Paul Fejos( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early Hollywood gem, Lonesome, is the creation of a little-known, but audacious and one-of-a-kind auteur, Paul Fejos, who bridged the gap between the silent and sound eras. Fejos pulled out all the stops for his lovely New York symphony set in antic Coney Island during the Fourth of July weekend, employing color tinting, superimposition effects, experimental editing, and a roving camera, plus three dialogue scenes, added because of the craze for talkies. Includes bonus features
The man who laughs by Paul Leni( Visual )

12 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwynplaine is doomed to live life wearing a perpetual grin. Carved on his face because his father, Lord Clancharlie, had offended England's king. Gwynplaine grows up alongside the beautiful but blind Dea and they fall in love. Queen Anne, meanwhile, has ascended the throne and when she learns that the femme fatale, Duchess Josiana is in possession of the Lord's estates, she decrees that the Duchess must marry Gwynplaine, the rightful heir. Gwynplaine realizes that the duchess' attraction has legitimized his right to love Dea, renounces his title and follows his heart to the new World
All through the night by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and German and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big shot gambler investigating the murder of his favorite German baker stumbles upon a Nazi plot to blow up an American warship and is framed for murder in this comedy-thriller
Contraband by Michael Powell( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in England during the early days of World War II, a Danish sea captain and his passenger are kidnapped by a cell of Nazi spies operating from a basement in London's Soho. The plot progresses as a chase that puts the characters in one peculiar set of surroundings after another. Most of the story takes place under blackout conditions, in which the great city becomes a mysterious dark labyrinth
Anders als die Andern by Richard Oswald( Visual )

25 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gay concert pianist[, Paul Körner, is] blackmailed by a closeted low-life named Bollek. When Körner's budding romance with a handsome young music student runs afoul of Bollek̕s extortion, Körner goes to the German courts for protection. But the draconian Paragraph 175 makes criminals out of both accuser and accused, and the love Körner has found may cost him his career, his freedom or his life.--container
Beloved rogue by Alan Crosland( Visual )

20 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swashbuckling poet Francois Villon battles to save his country from the devious Duke of Burgundy
Dark Journey( Visual )

23 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I Stockholm, a neutral capital and easily accessible, is infested with spies and counterspies. Among them is Madeleine, the owner of the famous dress shop "Chez Madeleine," played by Vivien Leigh. Madeleine's dedication to the French cause is tested when she is attracted to von Marwitz, a lady's man and head of the German Secret Service in Stockholm. Suspicion wars with love, leading up to conflicting loyalties and an action-packed climax
Above suspicion by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two American honeymooners in pre-war Europe are asked by British intelligence to help track down a missing agent
Das cabinet des Dr. Caligari : ein filmspiel in 6 Akten( Visual )

3 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men on a park bench discuss the story of Cesare, a sleep-walking circus performer under the control of the murderous Dr. Caligari. But all, of course, is not quite as it seems. Silent film from 1920
Joan Crawford collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's face: Anna Holm, a professional blackmailer, despises herself and the world because of a disfiguring facial scar
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 2]: Gigi: Gaston is the scion of a wealthy Parisian family who finds emotional refuge from the superficial lifestyle of upper class Parisian 1900s society with the former mistress of his uncle and her outgoing, tomboy granddaughter, Gigi. When Gaston becomes aware that Gigi has matured into a woman, her grandmother and aunt, who have educated Gigi to be a wealthy man's mistress, request he become her provider. An American in Paris: Jerry Mulligan is a struggling American painter in Paris who is 'discovered' by an influential heiress. She just happens to an interested in more than Jerry's art. Jerry in turn falls for Lise, a young French girl already engaged to a cabaret singer. His relationship with Lise is filled with romantic complications
A woman's face by George Cukor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Anna Holm looks at aristocratic Torsten Barring, she sees romance. When Torsten looks at her, he sees horror: a web of scar tissue that twists her face into a grotesque mask
Gary Cooper Hollywood classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark journey (originally released in 1937, 77 min.) also stars Conrad Veidt and features Leigh as a British double agent who meets and falls in love with a German spy during World War I
Der Student von Prag = The Student of Prague( Visual )

5 editions published between 1926 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an old German legend about a poor student in Prague who falls in love with a wealthy countess, sells his reflection to an agent of the devil in order to become rich, then buys it back at the expense of his life
 
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Casablanca
Alternative Names
Conrad Veidt acteur allemand

Conrad Veidt actor alemán

Conrad Veidt attore tedesco

Conrad Veidt deutscher Schauspieler

Conrad Veidt Duits acteur

Conrad Veidt German actor

Conrad Veidt niemiecki aktor

Conrad Veidt saksalainen näyttelijä

Conradus Veidt

Konrad Feydt

Veidt, Conrad.

Veidt, Konrad Hans Walter 1893-1943

Veit, Conrad 1893-1943

Weidt, Conrad 1893-1943

Weidt, Hans Walter Conrad.

Конрад Фейдт

Фейдт, Конрад

Фейдт, Конрад немецкий актёр

קונרד ויידט

קונרד ויידט שחקן גרמני

كونراد فايت

کنراد وایت

コンラート・ファイト

康拉德·维德

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All through the nightDark JourneyGreatest classic films collectionConrad Veidt on screen : a comprehensive illustrated filmography