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Géza Herczeg is a Scriptwriter Autriche-hongrie born on 1 march 1888

Géza Herczeg

Géza Herczeg
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Nationality Autriche-hongrie
Birth 1 march 1888
Death 20 february 1954 (at 65 years)

Géza Herczeg est un dramaturge et scénariste hongrois né le 1er mars 1888 à Nagykanizsa (Autriche-Hongrie à l'époque) et mort le 20 février 1954 à Rome (Italie).

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The Life of Emile Zola (1937)
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Filmography of Géza Herczeg (4 films)

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Women Without Names, 1h40
Directed by Géza von Radványi
Origin France
Genres Drama, War
Actors Simone Simon, Françoise Rosay, Valentina Cortese, Vivi Gioi, Lamberto Maggiorani, Gino Cervi
Rating64% 3.2177253.2177253.2177253.2177253.217725
Après la fin de la Seconde Guerre mondiale, dans un camp italien de réfugiées, on assiste à la détresse de femmes sans-papiers en attente d’être rapatriées ou régularisées par des États volontaires. Il y a Yvonne la Française, prête à se marier avec le premier venu (un Albanais peu amène) pour quitter rapidement le camp, Anna la Yougoslave, impatiente d’accoucher pour retrouver un peu de son mari qui a été abattu sous ses yeux par l’ennemi, Janka la Polonaise qui a perdu la raison, rescapée d’un bordel allemand ; d’autres victimes comme elle vont retrouver dans le camp la doctoresse nazie qui les avait livrées en pâture aux officiers du front…
The Vicious Circle, 1h17
Directed by W. Lee Wilder
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Films based on plays
Actors Conrad Nagel, Fritz Kortner, Philip Van Zandt, Lyle Talbot, Edwin Maxwell, Frank Ferguson
Roles Theatre Play
Rating58% 2.9036552.9036552.9036552.9036552.903655
A rich Hungarian baron discovers that there are large oil deposits underneath properties owned by the villagers. He buys up all the property except those owned by Jewish families, who refuse to sell. In order to circumvent their refusal, he has the men charged with the murder of a woman, who had recently committed suicide.
The Shanghai Gesture, 1h39
Directed by Josef von Sternberg
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Théâtre, Films based on plays
Actors Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Victor Mature, Ona Munson, Albert Bassermann, Phyllis Brooks
Roles Writer
Rating66% 3.345843.345843.345843.345843.34584
Gigolo "Doctor" Omar (Victor Mature) bribes the Shanghai police not to jail the broke American showgirl Dixie Pomeroy (Phyllis Brooks); he invites her to seek a job at the casino owned by Dragon-lady "Mother" Gin Sling (Ona Munson), his boss.
The Life of Emile Zola, 1h56
Directed by William Dieterle, Irving Rapper
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about writers, Spy films, Seafaring films, Prison films, Films about racism, Films about religion, Transport films, Films about capital punishment, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Paul Muni, Gloria Holden, Gale Sondergaard, Joseph Schildkraut, Donald Crisp, Henry O'Neill
Roles Story
Rating71% 3.595873.595873.595873.595873.59587
Set in the mid through late 19th century, it depicts Zola's friendship with Post-Impressionist painter Paul Cézanne, and his rise to fame through his prolific writing, with particular focus on his involvement late in life in the Dreyfus affair.
Wonder Bar
Wonder Bar (1934)
, 1h24
Directed by Busby Berkeley, Lloyd Bacon
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical, Crime, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Films about sexuality, Théâtre, Erotic films, LGBT-related films, Films about prostitution, Musical films, Films based on plays, Erotic thriller films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Al Jolson, Kay Francis, Dolores del Río, Ricardo Cortez, Dick Powell, Guy Kibbee
Roles Theatre Play
Rating65% 3.2953053.2953053.2953053.2953053.295305
Wonder Bar is set in a Parisian nightclub, with the stars playing the ‘regulars’ at the club. The movie revolves around two main story points, a romance and a more serious conflict with death, and several minor plots. All of the stories are enlivened from time to time by extravagant musical numbers. The more serious story revolves around Captain Von Ferring (Robert Barrat), a German military officer. Ferring has gambled on the stock market and lost, now broke after dozens of failed investments, he is at the Wonder Bar to try and pull a one night stand before killing himself the following day. Al Wonder (Al Jolson) knows about Ferring's plan.