Forget sexually inappropriate language: Erich von Stroheim
shot mass orgies for his own pleasure.
In the US, Erich von Stroheim
offered Greed at four hours and D W Griffiths produced Intolerance and Birth of a Nation at three hours plus.
In it, the enemy, played by the brilliant Erich von Stroheim
, plays a feature and sympathetic part, as do other Germans.
And he spoke a lot about Erich von Stroheim
, and it was less The Wedding March than Erich von Stroheim
[the film's director].
Starring: Carter Roy, Alena von Stroheim
, Chris O'Brien, Tom Saporito, Scott Allen Perry, Jessica Perrin, Scott Weinberg
Colonel Strasser, as played by German emigre Conrad Veidt, is Teutonic in the aristocratic Prussian style without being self-stereotyped like von Stroheim
and so exudes a more modern malevolence a la Nazi.
La primera mujer asesinada entre adornos navidenos se la debemos a Erich von Stroheim
(Avaricia, 1924) cuando McTeague mata a Trina.
I'm reminded of Turner Classic Movies' 1999 ad copy for the premiere of a 239-minute version of Erich von Stroheim
's Greed, lengthened by ninety-nine minutes of added intertitles and doctored production stills: "In 1924, Erich von Stroheim
created a cinematic masterpiece that few would see--until now.
The silent-film director Erich von Stroheim
took the part of Max, Norma Desmond's butler and, we ultimately learn, her ex-husband.
Griffith ("Intolerance"), Erich von Stroheim
("Greed") and especially King Vidor ("The Crowd") were simple and straightforward in essence.
But we also hear of Erich von Stroheim
, who drove producers mad with his disregard for budgets.
Griffith, Abel Gance, Erich von Stroheim
, and Fritz Lang, while also discussing the contributions of lesser known directors such as Louis Feuillade or Joe May.