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Wiene, Robert

Overview
Works: 134 works in 518 publications in 8 languages and 4,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Horror films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author, Attributed name, Restager , Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Wiene
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

184 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A somnambulist commits murders at a hypnotist's bidding in this German expressionist horror classic. Also featured on this videodisc is an excerpt of "Genuine: a tale of a vampire", a 1920 release which reunited "Caligari's" creative team
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari a film in six acts( Visual )

5 editions published between 1919 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the film The cabinet of Dr. Caligari, a somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of Genuine. Both films are examples of the German Expressionist movement
The hands of Orlac by Robert Wiene( Visual )

14 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 305 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
Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

58 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence
Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari : Drehbuch von Carl Mayer und Hans Janowitz zu Robert Wienes Film von 1919/20 by Carl Mayer( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in German and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das cabinet des Dr. Caligari : ein filmspiel in 6 Akten( Visual )

5 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 90 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
The masterworks of the German horror cinema( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three classic silent films are considered by many to be the roots of the modern horror film
Das Kabinett des Doktor Caligari = Le cabinet du docteur Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

21 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in German and English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A somnambulist commits murders at a hypnotist's bidding in this German expressionist horror classic. Also featured on this videodisc is an excerpt of "Genuine: a tale of a vampire", a 1920 release which reunited "Caligari's" creative team
German expressionism collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : A somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of "Genuine : the take of a vampire" (1920)
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari Cabinet des Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

9 editions published between 1919 and 2003 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[The film] tells the twisted tale of a gangly sleepwalker named Cesare under the spell of a sinister and mysterious Dr. Caligari. As a number of brutal and mysterious murders begin to darken the horizon of a quiet German town, the hunt begins for the root of such peculiar and seemingly unmotivated deaths"--Container
Le cabinet du docteur Caligari = The cabinat of Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

17 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le mystérieux Docteur Caligari prédit l'avenir de façon tragique à travers un somnambuliste nommé César. Un jeune étudiant qui consulte Caligari se voit dire qu'il mourra à l'aube et c'est ainsi que la prophétie se réalise. César devient alors le suspect de ce meurtre étrange [Source :jaquette]
O Gabinete do Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

27 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentado en un banco de un parque, Francis anima a su compañero Alan para que vayan a Holstenwall, una ciudad del norte de Alemania, a ver el espectáculo ambulante del doctor Caligari. Un empleado municipal que le niega al doctor el permiso para actuar, aparece asesinado al día siguiente. Francis y Alan acuden a ver al doctor Caligari y a Cesare, su ayudante sonámbulo, que le anuncia a Alan su porvenir: vivirá hasta el amanecer
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari excerpt with original German intertitles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an excerpt from The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari with original German intertitles. Director Robert Wiene and a team of designers crafted a nightmare realm in which light, shadow, and substance are abstracted, a world in which a demented doctor and a carnival sleepwalker perpetuate a series of murders in a small community
Genuine the tale of a vampire( Visual )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a 44-minute condensation of Robert Wiene's 1920 film Genuine: The Tale of a Vampire. Genuine controls various men in the town and forces them to slit people's throats and at one point she even commands one to kill themselves to prove their love
Crime and punishment by Robert Wiene( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The director of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari adapted Fyodor Dostoyevsky's literary masterwork Crime and Punishment for the screen with this feature made at the height of the Expressionist movement in German cinema. The story concerns a poor, imperious former law student who believes that he is a special kind of person exempt from any moral law. He murders a woman and her sister and is sent to prison for years
The hands of Orlac scene comparison( Visual )

in Multiple languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scene 1: Orlac's New Hands: 35 mm Restoration: This clip features the Deutsches Filminstitut/F.W. Murnau Stiftung 35 mm Restoration of the scene. Scene 1: Orlac's New Hands: 16mm Print: This clip is from Rohauer Collection/Douris Corp. 16mm print of the scene. Scene 1: Orlac's New Hands: A/B Comparison: This documentary features a side by side comparison between the Rohauer Collection/Douris Corp. 16mm print of the scene and the Deutsches Filminstitut/F.W. Murnau Stiftung 35 mm restoration of the scene with commentary by Bret Wood. Scene 2: The Somnambulist: 35 mm Restoration: This clip features the Deutsches Filminstitut/F.W. Murnau Stiftung 35 mm Restoration of the scene. Scene 2: The Somnambulist: 16mm Print: This clip is from Rohauer Collection/Douris Corp. 16mm print of the scene. Scene 2: The Somnambulist: A/B Comparison: This documentary features a side by side comparison between the Rohauer Collection/Douris Corp. 16mm print of the scene and the Deutsches Filminstitut/F.W. Murnau Stiftung 35 mm restoration of the scene with commentary by Bret Wood. Scene 3: Regine's Confession: 35 mm Restoration: This clip features the Deutsches Filminstitut/F.W. Murnau Stiftung 35 mm Restoration of the scene. Scene 3: Regine's Confession: 16mm Print: This clip is from Rohauer Collection/Douris Corp. 16mm print of the scene. Scene 3: Regine's Confession: A/B Comparison: This documentary features a side by side comparison between the Rohauer Collection/Douris Corp. 16mm print of the scene and the Deutsches Filminstitut/F.W. Murnau Stiftung 35 mm restoration of the scene with commentary by Bret Wood
Orlacs Hände = The hands of Orlac( Visual )

7 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted concert pianist's hands are severed in a train wreck. A surgeon grafts the hands of an executed strangler onto Orlac's wrists and he begins to believe he is possessed with the mind of the strangler
Raskolnikow( Visual )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a poor, imperious, eccentric former law student who believes that he is a special kind of superman exempt from any moral law. He murders a woman and her sister and is then sent to prison for years
Magic Lens : The Transformation of the Visual arts in the narrative world of Carlos Fuentes by Lanin A Gyurko( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il gabinetto del dottor Caligari = Das Kabinett der Dr. Caligari( Visual )

7 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un losco imbonitore da fiera, che si è identificato con un ipnotizzatore del Settecento, fa compiere azioni delittuose a un sonnambulo di cui controlla la volontà. E se invece tutto fosse solo l'allucinazione dell'ospite di un manicomio? (mereghetti)
 
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Weine, Robert 1880-1938

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Twentieth-century literary criticism, excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers who lived between 1900 and 1960, from the first published critical appraisals to current evaluations