WorldCat Identities

Raben, Peer

Overview
Works: 332 works in 1,054 publications in 7 languages and 8,710 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Silent films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Documentary films  Television adaptations  Gangster films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Actor, pmn, Performer, Producer, Arranger, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Other, Contributor, Creator, prs, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peer Raben
Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu by G. W Pabst( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her
Die Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria Braun by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

45 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black comedy about the vicissitudes of a German war bride who builds an industrial empire after the end of World War II
Berlin Alexanderplatz : einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending four years in prison for killing his girlfriend, lumbering man-child Franz Biberkopf is finally released back into society. He wants to stay honest now he has left jail, but it is tough in the Alexanderplatz section of Berlin. After failing to succeed in several 'regular' jobs, he falls in with some old cohorts and an on-again, off-again association with thugs. Post-war society is crumbling, and it appears that nothing will bring it back. Originally made for television, Berlin Alexanderplatz is a prototype for the modern long-form drama, grandfather to Tony and the Sopranos
Faustrecht der Freiheit by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder directs and stars as a gay lower-class carnival performer known as Fox the Talking Head, who strikes it rich by winning a lottery. Then he has an ill-fated romance with an elegant upperclass lover
The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder embarked upon a project to trace the history of postwar Germany in a series of films told through the eyes of 3 remarkable women. The 3 films would garner him the international acclaim for which he had always yearned and place his name foremost in the canon of New German Cinema
Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika Voss by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

36 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

München, 1955: Die Film-Diva Veronika Voss, ein grosser Star der UFA-Zeit, einst angebliche Geliebte von Goebbels, hat ihre besten Zeiten hinter sich. In der BRD der Nachkriegszeit beginnt ihr Stern zu sinken, die Rollen bleiben aus. Einsam und drogenabhängig lebt sie im Sanatorium der Ärztin Dr. Katz. Doch die vermeintliche Wohltäterin ist ein Todesengel: Dr. Katz hält ihre Patientin gezielt morphiumabhängig, um sie sich gefügig zu machen und an das Vermögen der Diva zu kommen. Als Sportjournalist Robert Krohn Veronika kennen und lieben lernt, beschliesst er, sie aus den Fängen Dr. Katz' und ihrer Helferinnen zu berfreien. Doch will sich Veronika retten lassen?
Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

39 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In dieser Hommage an Josef von Sternbergs "Der blaue Engel", Fassbinders Film findet statt in eine Kleinstadt in Deutschland 1957. Hochkonjunktur, Wirtschaftswunder, Optimismus. In dem Etablissement "Villa Fink" begeistert Lola, die Königin der Nacht, die Männer. Ihr Favorit ist der einflussreiche Baulöwe Schuckert, der sich hier mit den für ihn wichtigen Persönlichkeiten des Stadtrats angenehme Kurzweil verschafft. Schuckert hat die Bautätigkeit völlig in der Hand. Doch dann kommt eines Tages der neue Baudezernent von Bohm, ein unbestechlicher, energischer Mann. Er verliebt sich in Lola, ohne von ihrer nächtlichen Tätigkeit etwas zu wissen. Schuckert erkennt sofort, dass er mit Lolas Hilfe dem drohenden Konflikt mit seinem Gegenspieler ausweichen kann
American soldier by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

25 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder's homage to American gangster movies. Ricky, i professional killer, is hired by 3 Munich policemen upon his return to Germany from America. He visits family, meets up with friends, and drops by old haunts, all the while carrying out his kills without hesitation of emotion. Upon completion of all his assignments, Ricky finds himself in a shoo-out with the cops who hired him
Liebe ist kälter als der Tod by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder's debut feature depicts a chilly love triangle between a minor-league hood, his girl, and a career criminal
Katzelmacher by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

19 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greek immigrant has a difficult time being accepted into a closed-minded Munich community in this searing social critique
Despair by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermann Hermann, a Russian emigrant and successful chocolate magnate, starts to experience hallucinations. One day, he meets Felix and is sure that this man is his doppelganger. His delusional thinking leads him to hatch a plan to relieve him of his mental anguish
Mutter Küsters fahrt zum Himmel = Mother Küsters goes to heaven by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

24 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A factory worker goes berserk one day killing the boss' son and then throwing himself into the machinery. Trying to clear her husband's name, the murderer's widow journeys through ludicrous arenas of yellow journalism and left-wing politics
Götter der Pest by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome ex-con divides his affections between two women and a close male friend while descending back into the criminal underworld
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation is chaos in this dramatization of the neuroses rampant on a movie set, inspired by Fassbinder and his crew's own experiences
Antiteaters greatest hits by Peer Raben( )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in German and English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die dritte Generation = The third generation by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inept group of middle-class German radicals plot to kidnap the director of a multinational company. Their position is compromised by the arrival of two mysterious strangers, yet still they persist with their controversial strategy
Lili Marleen by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

43 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1938: Die Sängerin Willie ist mit dem Lied der Soldatenbraut "Lili Marleen" in Nazi-Deutschland berühmt geworden. Parteigrössen hofieren sie, der Führer selbst schenkt ihr eine Villa. Doch trotz ihrer Popularität wird Willies grosse Liebe, der Schweizer Jude Robert Mendelssohn, bei einem Besuch in Deutschland verhaftet. Mit Hilfe einer Widerstands-organisation kämpft sie um Roberts Freilassung und setzt dabei ihre Karriere aufs Spiel. Lale Andersens Leben inspirierte R.W. Fassbinder zu diesem faszinierenden Liebesfilm mit Hanna Schygulla. In atmosphärisch-dichten Bildern lässt er die Welt der 30er und 40er Jahre wieder lebendig werden. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Ich will doch nur, das ihr mich liebt by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in German and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hardworking, young Bavarian bricklayer, after an upbringing by unsympathetic parents, marries and struggles to provide his wife and baby with consumer goods beyond their means, but gets deeply in debt and eventually commits a senseless murder
Satansbraten by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poète endetté ayant connu à la fin des années 60 une reconnaissance de courte durée, Walter Kranz vit avec une femme irascible et un frère idiot. Obsédé par la page blanche, il se prend par narcissisme pour Stefan George, un poète symboliste, et s'applique durablement à l'imiter...Film le plus cynique, le plus drôle et le plus impertinent de Fassbinder. Ici le cinéaste allemand bâtit une comédie noire sur l'artiste face au culte de l'individualisme et révèle un sens inouï de l'autodérision en se jouant de Stefan George, poète homosexuel du vingtième siècle
Why does Herr R. run amok? = Warum läuft Herr R. amok?( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in German and English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who seems perfectly normal and content with his boring middle-class life, gets up from watching the TV one night and inexplicably kills his family and a visiting neighbor
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Die Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria BraunThe BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaDie Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika VossLola
Alternative Names
Peer Raben Duits acteur

Peer Raben German composer and actor

Peer Raben tysk komponist

Peer Raben tysk kompositör

Rabenbauer, Wil

Rabenbauer Wil 1940-2007

Rabenbauer, Wilhelm

Rabenbauer Wilhelm 1940-2007

Rabenbauer Willi 1940-2007

Пеер Рабен немецкий композитор

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The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaDie Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika VossLola