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Fritz Lang Overview:

Director, Fritz Lang, was born Friedrich Christian Anton Lang on Dec 5, 1890 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]. Lang died at the age of 85 on Aug 2, 1976 in Beverly Hills, CA .



He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.

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Advice to a Heroine, after Too Much Crime TV

By Judy on Apr 13, 2018 From Cary Grant Won't Eat You

Oh honey. The reporters are telling you the police are closing in. Every black and white outfit has you jumping. You’re burning your dress in an incinerator in the backyard. Let’s refresh why. The date is 1953. You, our heroine of The Blue Gardenia, are played by Anne Baxter. The actress... Read full article

: The Silent Films Review and Giveaway (December)

By Annmarie Gatti on Dec 3, 2017 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

: The Silent Films 12-Blu-Ray Set Review and Giveaway (below) I first became ‘acquainted’ with the silent films of a few years back when I was lucky enough to see Metropolis on the Big Screen. I will never forget how intensely my heart was pounding throughout the fi... Read full article

and Joan Bennett

By Carol Martinheira on Apr 2, 2016 From The Old Hollywood Garden

and Joan Bennett On April 2, 2016 By Carol and Joan Bennett aren?t the first director/actor duo one thinks of when the subject comes up. In an era that gave us John Ford/John Wayne, George Cukor/Kate Hepburn and Alfred Hitchcock/Jimmy Stewart or C... Read full article

The Five Best Films

By Rick29 on May 14, 2015 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

In listing director 's best films, I struggled with whether to consider his entire career or differentiate between his work in German and American cinema. He was probably the most successful European (non-British) filmmaker to relocate to Hollywood during World War II. In the end, I opted ... Read full article

e a fic??o cient?fica

By L? on May 12, 2015 From Critica Retro

e a fic??o cient?fica O cineasta mais criativo do cinema mudo, a quem devemos toda a est?tica inventiva dos filmes, foi Georges M?li?s. Ele foi o pai da arte cinematogr?fica como um todo e da fic??o cient?fica em particular, com sua “Viagem ? Lua” em 1902. O outro pai d... Read full article

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Fritz Lang Facts
President of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1964.

Both in Germany and the United States, he was one of the most personally disliked directors around, a fact that hurt him at times in Hollywood because some actresses and actors would refuse to work with him.

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