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von Stroheim

(vɒn ˈstrəʊˌhaɪm; ˈʃtrəʊ-; fɒn)
(Biography) Erich (ˈeːrɪç), real name Hans Erich Maria Stroheim von Nordenwall. 1885–1957, US film director and actor, born in Austria, whose films include Foolish Wives (1921) and Greed (1923)

Von Stro•heim

(vɒn ˈstroʊ haɪm, ˈʃtroʊ-, fən)
Erich, 1885–1957, U.S. actor and film director, born in Austria.
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