WorldCat Identities

Planer, Franz E. 1894-1963

Works: 169 works in 430 publications in 5 languages and 13,501 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Romance films  Science fiction films  Religious films  War films  Western films  Children's films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Producer, Author, Illustrator, Creator, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Franz E Planer
Most widely held works by Franz E Planer
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Blake Edwards( Visual )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire and her next-door neighbor, a writer who is sponsored--and stifled--by a wealthy woman
Roman holiday by William Wyler( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love
20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una expedición que investiga las múltiples desapariciones de barcos y las historias sobre animales fantásticos que relatan los pocos marineros que han retornado a puerto, se encuentra con un avanzado submarino, el Nautilus, y su inquietante y solitario capitán, Nemo
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante la guerra nel Pacifico, una tempesta fa capire a tutti che il capitano Queeg non è più all'altezza di comandare il suo cacciatorpediniere e viene esonerato dagli ufficiali: il caso finisce al tribunale militare, dove si scontrano le tesi contrapposte. (Mereghetti)
The big country by Donald Hamilton( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"James McKay, retraité de la marine, rejoint sa fiancée dans l'Ouest américain. Il se retrouve alors bien malgré lui au cœur d'un conflit opposant la famille de sa fiancée, les Terrill, et celle des Hannassey qui se vouent une animosité réciproque. En cause: un lopin de terre convoité par les deux clans." (Source :
Holiday by George Cukor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny gets engaged to the girl of his dreams, only to find out she's a millionaire's daughter whose father wants to be in control of their lives. Add to that a sister who is falling for Johnny, and he needs to decide who to marry and what to do
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and German and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and German and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a vindictive little girl is disciplined in an exclusive girl's school, the child twists an overheard comment into slander. She accuses her teachers of lesbianism and her gullible grandmother spreads the gossip. Outraged, Karen and Martha fight back in court, but a child's lie is hard to disprove
Breakfast at Tiffany's( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holly Golightly is an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire. Her next-door neighbor, a writer, is "sponsored" by a wealthy patroness. Guessing who's the right man for Holly is easy; seeing just how romance blossoms is one of the enduring delights of the film
Letter from an unknown woman by Max Ophuls( Visual )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and German and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 20th century Vienna, Stefan Brand is in the process of fleeing on the eve of a duel he wants no part of. However, before he can do so, he receives an anonymous letter from an unknown woman. Stefan is deeply moved by what he reads and starts to realize that the letter's author is Lisa Berndl, a young woman he's known but disregarded for most of his life
The 5,000 fingers of Dr. T by Roy Rowland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The imagination of nine-year-old Bart Collins comes to life in this fantasy film filled with surreal landscapes and tongue-twisting rhymes. When he is lulled to sleep by the monotony of his piano lessons, he dreams of a castle ruled by his eccentric piano teacher, Dr. Terwilliker. Dr. T wants to prove that his method of teaching piano is the best method in the world. After he banishes all other musical instruments to the dungeon, he lures 500 boys to perform on the biggest grand piano ever built
Cyrano de Bergerac by Michael Gordon( Visual )

23 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant story of unrequited love, set in 17th century France. Highlighted by the Oscar-winning performance of Ferrer as Cyrano, the long-nosed poet and swordsman who helps a handsome rival woo and win the beautiful Roxane, whom Cyrano himself secretly loves
Criss cross by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

4 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An armored car driver is suckered into a burglary by his ex-wife and her hoodlum husband. Multiple back-stabbing and double-crosses ensue
Champion by Mark Robson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil mangers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero
King of kings by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Christ, describing certain events that took place between Romans and Jews and setting the political background for the life of Christ, and the personalities and ideas of the New Testament
Decision before dawn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
The Cary Grant box set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His girl Friday: A newspaper editor and his ex-wife star reporter exchange verbal insults in his effort to keep her on the job by offering her a prison story scoop
The chase by Arthur Ripley( Visual )

6 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When scuffling WWII returnee Chuck Scott (Robert Cummings) fell into a chauffeur's job with sadistic Miami gangster Eddie Roman (Steve Cochrane), he became the shoulder to cry on for the thug's abused wife Lorna (Michèle Morgan). Scott made the dangerous move of fleeing with her to Havana...but their attempt at escape would meet with a series of truly unexpected twists."--Turner Classic Movies website
One touch of Venus by William A Seiter( Visual )

6 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young window dresser's problems begin when he kisses a statue of Venus, which comes to life. This Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment. Her presence causes everyone around her to fall in love, except for the window dresser, who is terrified of her advances toward him. The young man suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer and a jealous fiancée
99 River Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having lost his heavyweight championship match, boxer Ernie Driscoll now drives a taxi for a living and earns the scorn of his nagging wife, Pauline, who blames him for her lack of social status. Involved with jewel thief Victor Rawlins, Pauline is murdered by him when she impedes his ability to fence the jewels. Blamed for his wife's murder, Ernie must track down Rawlins before he leaves the country
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Breakfast at Tiffany's
The Caine mutinyHolidayThe nun's storyThe 5,000 fingers of Dr. TThe Cary Grant box set
Alternative Names
Franz Planer Amerikaans director of photography (1894-1963)

Franz Planer directeur de la photographie d'origine autrichienne

Franz Planer direttore della fotografia austro ungarico

Franz Planer German-American cinematographer

Franz Planer kameramand fra Østrig og Tjekkiet

Franz Planer tysk filmfotograf

Planer, Frank.

Planer, Frank 1894-1963

Planer, Frank F. 1894-1963

Planer, Frank I. 1894-1963

Planer, Franz.

Planer, Franz 1894-1963

Planer, Franz E.

Planer, Franz F.

Planer, Franz F. 1894-1963

Plánička, František, 1894-1963

Planner, Franz 1894-1963

Φραντς Πλάνερ

Планер, Франц

Франц Планер

פרנץ פלנר צלם קולנוע אמריקאי

فرانتس پلانر




English (143)

Spanish (18)

German (7)

Italian (4)

French (1)