Fritz Lang

Film Director / Screenwriter / Writer / Actor / Film Producer | * 12/05/1890 († 85, 08/02/1976) | Vienna, Austria
Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) was an Austrian-born filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor. One of the best-known émigrés from Germany's school of Expressionism, he was dubbed the "Master of Darkness" by the British Film Institute. Lang's Most famous films include the groundbreaking futuristic Metropolis (1927) and the also influential M (1931), a film noir precursor that he Made before he Moved to the United States. His other notable films include Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922), Die Nibelungen (1924), Fury (1936), You Only Live Once (1937), Hangmen Also Die! (1943), ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Fritz Lang

Deutscher Filmpreis Officier Des Arts Et Des Lettres‎ Commander's Cross of The Order of Merit of The Federal Republic of Germany

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Movies with Fritz Lang as Actor(12)

Movies with Fritz Lang as Crew(83)

Directing/Director1960 The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse
Production/Producer1960 The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse
Writing/Screenplay1960 The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse
Directing/Director1960 Journey to the Lost City
Writing/Screenplay1960 Journey to the Lost City
Directing/Director1959 The Tiger of Eschnapur
Writing/Writer1959 The Tiger of Eschnapur
Directing/Director1959 The Indian Tomb
Directing/Director1956 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Directing/Director1956 While the City Sleeps
Directing/Director1955 Moonfleet
Directing/Director1954 Human Desire
Directing/Director1953 The Big Heat
Writing/Story1953 The Black Vampire
Directing/Director1953 The Blue Gardenia
Directing/Director1952 Rancho Notorious
Directing/Director1952 Clash by Night
Writing/Writer1951 M
Directing/Director1950 House by the River
Directing/Director1948 Secret Beyond the Door
Production/Producer1948 Secret Beyond the Door
Directing/Director1946 Cloak and Dagger
Directing/Director1945 Scarlet Street
Production/Producer1945 Scarlet Street
Directing/Director1944 The Woman in the Window
Directing/Director1944 Ministry of Fear
Directing/Director1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Production/Producer1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Writing/Original Story1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Writing/Adaptation1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Directing/Director1942 Moontide
Directing/Director1941 Man Hunt
Directing/Director1941 Western Union
Directing/Director1940 The Return of Frank James
Directing/Director1938 You and Me
Production/Producer1938 You and Me
Directing/Director1937 You Only Live Once
Directing/Director1936 Fury
Writing/Screenplay1936 Fury
Directing/Director1934 Liliom
Writing/Writer1934 Liliom
Directing/Director1933 The Testament of Dr. Mabuse
Production/Producer1933 The Testament of Dr. Mabuse
Writing/Screenplay1933 The Testament of Dr. Mabuse
Directing/Director1931 M
Writing/Screenplay1931 M
Directing/Director1929 Woman in the Moon
Production/Producer1929 Woman in the Moon
Writing/Screenplay1929 Woman in the Moon
Directing/Director1928 Spies
Writing/Writer1928 Spies
Directing/Director1927 Metropolis
Editing/Editor1927 Metropolis
Writing/Screenplay1927 Metropolis
Directing/Director1924 Die Nibelungen: Siegfried
Writing/Screenplay1924 Die Nibelungen: Siegfried
Directing/Director1924 Die Nibelungen: Kriemhilds Rache
Directing/Director1922 Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler
Writing/Screenplay1922 Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler
Directing/Director1921 Four Around the Woman
Writing/Screenplay1921 Four Around the Woman
Directing/Director1921 Destiny
Editing/Editor1921 Destiny
Writing/Writer1921 Destiny
Directing/Director1920 The Wandering Image
Writing/Writer1920 The Wandering Image
Directing/Director1920 The Spiders - The Diamond Ship
Writing/Screenplay1919 The Dance of Death
Writing/Screenplay1919 The Plague in Florence
Directing/Director1919 The Spiders - The Golden Lake
Directing/Director1919 Half-Blood
Writing/Screenplay1919 Half-Blood
Directing/Director1919 Master of Love
Directing/Director1919 Harakiri
Writing/Writer1917 Hilde Warren and Death
Writing/Screenplay1917 Die Hochzeit im Excentricclub
Writing/Screenplay1916 Die Peitsche

Full Name: Fritz Lang
Born: Friday, 12/05 1890 (December) in Vienna
Died: Monday, 08/02 1976 (August) in Beverly Hills (aged: 85)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: German (DE), English (EN)
Educated at: Königliche Kunstgewerbeschule München, TU Wien
Spouses (current/former): Thea von Harbou, Elisabeth Rosenthal
Fritz Lang frequently works together with these people:
Thea von Harbou (22x, Crew)
Erich Pommer (15x, Crew)
Georg John (13x, Actor)
Rudolf Klein-Rogge (10x, Actor)
Joe May (10x, Crew)
Karl Vollbrecht (9x, Crew)
Otto Hunte (8x, Crew)
Grete Berger (8x, Actress)
Bernhard Goetzke (7x, Actor)
Erich Kettelhut (7x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1948, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/16/2020