WorldCat Identities

Dagover, Lil

Overview
Works: 167 works in 348 publications in 7 languages and 2,503 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Horror films  Expressionist films  Film adaptations  Biography  Documentary films  Portraits  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Dedicatee, Performer, Author, Creator, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1995.75, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Lil Dagover
 
Most widely held works by Lil Dagover
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 807 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
Tartuffe by F. W Murnau( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A religious hypocrite insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian family
Destiny Der müde Tod( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This silent film, directed by Fritz Lang and featuring Lil Dagover, Walter Janssen, and Bernhard Goetzke, is about a woman trying to save her lover from ultimate death
Das cabinet des Dr. Caligari : ein filmspiel in 6 Akten( Visual )

8 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 109 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
Fritz Lang, the early works( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harakiri indulged Lang's fascination with Asian culture and Orientalist design. The wandering shadow was the first collaboration of Lang and Thea von Harbou. It follows a woman who in the wake of a sex scandal, seeks solitude in the Bavarian Alps. Four around the woman involves a society woman who must navigate through a complex web of criminal and emotional intrigues
Der Kongress tanzt The Congress dances by Erik Charell( Visual )

11 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1814: Die Herrscher Europas versammeln sich zum Wiener Kongre. Die Handschuhverkäuferin Christel Weinzinger wirft ein Werbegeschenk in die herannahende Zarenkutsche und wird promt als Attentäterin verhaftet. Zar Alexander ist von der Wienerin jedoch angetan und lät sich fortan bei offiziellen Anlässen von einem Doppelgänger vertreten, um die Freizeit mit Christel zu verbringen. Doch während die beiden und mit ihnen der Kongre tanzt, zieht Napoleon in Frankreich ein ... "Der Kongre tanzt" war der erfolgreichste Film der Saison 1931/32. Seine berühmteste Sequenz ist Lilian Harveys Kutschenfahrt, bei der sie "Das gibt nur einmal" singt. Der Regisseur Erik Charell (als Erich Löwenberg geb. 8.4.1894 in Breslau) begann als Tänzer und Choreograph, bevor er 1924 im Groen Schauspielhaus in Berlin die künstlerische Gesamtleitung übernahm. 1933 emigrierte er nach Hollywood, wo er den Film "Casbah" (1934) inszenierte. Nach seiner Rückkehr nach Deutschland war er 1952 als künstlerischer Leiter und Koautor an der Verfilmung der Operette "Im weien Rösl" beteiligt. Er starb 1974 in der Schweiz. WILLY FRITSCH (1901-1973) kam über den Umweg eines Technik-Studiums zur Schauspielerei und besuchte die Max-Reinhardt-Schule in Berlin. Fritsch wurde nach einigen Testversuchen 1925 von der UFA unter Vertrag genommen und spielte mit Liliam Harvey in "Die Drei von der Tankstelle" (1930) und in "Glückskinder" (1936). LILIAM HARVEY (geb. 19.1.1906 in Muswell Hill bei London) hatte einer klassische B
The yearning romances for alto flute by Michael Hopp( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fritz Lang's The spiders( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the adventures of high-society adventurer Kay Hoog and his arch nemesis, a secret criminal organization known as the Spiders. Part 1: The Golden Lake is a treasure hunt that takes both Kay and Spiders mastermind Lio Sha to Peru, where they battle primitive Incas (who capture Lio for a human sacrifice) and each other for a fortune in hidden gold. Part 2: The Diamond Ship is a longer and far more intricate conspiracy involving a hidden criminal underground. Adventurer Kay Hoog is caught up in a race to find the Buddha-head diamond before the Spiders can locate it
German expressionism collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warning shadows : Psychological study of a count who is insanely jealous of the attentions his wife pays to "the lover" and various other suitors. The situation comes to a head when a showman/mesmerist puts on a "shadow play" for them all, in which their emotions and passions are mirrored
Karl May( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film describes the inner world of the popular 19th-century German author "at the beginning of the end of the fairy tale" in a kind of monologue in a monstrous intimate play
Buddenbrooks ein Film in zwei Teilen nach dem Roman von Thomas Mann by Thomas Mann( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Geschichte einer angesehenen Lübecker Kaufmannsfamilie in den Jahren zwischen 1835 und 1877. Nach dem Tod seines Vaters übernimmt der älteste Sohn Thomas die Geschäfte des renommierten Handelshauses Buddenbrook. Wirtschaftliche Schwierigkeiten und soziale Umbrüche führen zum Zerfall der Familie
Destiny by Fritz Lang( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a middle-European village a century ago, Death takes a young man just before he is to be married. His lover seeks out the Death figure and pleads with him for her fiance's life. Filled with pity for her, he promises to return her fiance if she can save even one of three lives about to flicker out
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnaus Tartüff( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cabinet du docteur Caligari = The cabinat of Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

13 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 29 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]
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari Cabinet des Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

4 editions published between 1919 and 2003 in English and German and held by 28 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
Bismarck( Visual )

11 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bismarck - ein Stück deutscher Geschichte, ein ungekrönter Herrscher und grosser Staatsmann. Der Film zeigt wichtige Stationen seines Lebens: Heersereform, Deutches-Dänischer Krieg, Treffen mit Napoleon, Krieg mit Österreich, Einigung der deutschen Fürsten, Kaiserproklamation."--Container
O Gabinete do Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

19 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 22 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
Harakiri( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Madame Butterfly, the tragic romance Harakiri indulged Lang's fascination with Asain culture and Orientialist design. Filmed on the outskirts of Berlin, Lang strived for authenticity, and obtained sets and costumes from the Hamburg Anthropological Museum
Buddenbrooks by Alfred Weidenmann( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the decline and fall of a once-prestigious German family. Anxious to preserve their rapidly diminishing wealth, the Buddenbrook clan undergoes several marriages of convenience--which serve only to weaken the strain, until, as the 20th Century dawns, only two members of the family are left
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.23 for The cabine ... to 0.95 for O Gabinete ...)

Alternative Names
Seubert, Marie Antonia Siegelinde Martha

Languages