Biography

Kurt Raab (20 July 1941 – 28 June 1988) was a West German stage and film actor, as well as a screenwriter and playwright. Raab is best remembered for his work with German film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder, with whom he collaborated on 31 film projects.

Kurt Raab (20 July 1941 – 28 June 1988) was a West German stage and film actor, as well as a screenwriter and playwright. Raab is best remembered for his work with German film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder, with whom he collaborated on 31 film projects.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 92

Birthday 1941-07-20

Day of Death 1988-06-28

Place of Birth Bergreichenstein, Sudetenland [now Kasperské Hory, Czech Republic]

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

John Builds A House
2011 My Name Is Not Ali
1993 I Don't Just Want You to Love Me as Himself (archive footage)
1990 Transitträume as Kaderleiter
1989 Die Toten Hosen - 3 Akkorde für ein Halleluja as Pastor
1989 Yearning for Sodom as Himself
1989 Motten im Licht
1988 Wohin? as Gast
1987 Escape from Sobibor as Oberscharführer Karl Frenzel
1986 Kir Royal (1 episode) as Michel, Butler
1986 Miko - aus der Gosse zu den Sternen as Walter Hahn
1986 Detektivbüro Roth (1 episode) as Dr. Ross
1986 Das Totenreich
1985 Bolero as Rado
1985 Feel the Motion as Mephisto
1985 Die Komplizen as Marcel Lambert
1985 Parker as Haag
1985 Angry Harvest as Maslanko
1984 Im Himmel ist die Hölle los as Intendant
1984 Der Rekord as P.K. Wütrich
1984 Out of Order as Fahrstuhlmonteur
1984 Die schwarzen Brüder (12 episodes) as Mann mit Narbe
1984 Rambo Zambo
1984 Tricheurs as Jörg
1983 Hauptsache: Leben..
1983 Hauptsache konsequent
1983 Die Olympiasiegerin
1983 Die Matrosen von Kronstadt as Solomka
1983 Der Zappler as Nachbar
1983 Bella Donna
1983 The Island of the Bloody Plantation as Bevney
1983 Traumlage as Fellner
1982 The Ghost as Poli
1982 Krimistunde (1 episode)
1982 Ich werde warten as Herr Dankert
1982 Liebeskonzil as Gerichtspräsident
1982 The Magic Mountain as Dr. Krokowski
1982 Dr. Margarete Johnsohn as Herr Körber
1981 Heute spielen wir den Boss as Reichenstein
1981 Frankfurt: The Face of a City as Ossi
1981 Wie die Weltmeister as Oberamtmann
1981 Angels of Iron as Chauffeur
1981 Total vereist as Herr Münch
1981 Die Fahrt nach Schlangenbad as Alfred Wittkowsky
1980 Endstation Freiheit as Maria Franz Beekenbrandt
1980 Warum die UFOs unseren Salat klauen as Hitler
1979 Ticket of No Return as Chef
1979 Der Durchdreher as Mann von Glorias Freundin
1979 Der Sturz as Theopont Dirlewanger
1979 Victor as Zirkusansager
1979 Der ganz normale Wahnsinn (12 episodes) as Franz
1978 Boarding School as Fletcher
1977 Belcanto oder Darf eine Nutte schluchzen? as Arthur
1977 The Stationmaster's Wife as Xaver Ferdinand Maria Bolwieser - Station Master
1977 Group Portrait with a Lady as Parteifunktionär
1977 Adolf and Marlene as Adolf
1976 Satan's Brew as Walter Kranz
1976 The Atlantic Swimmers as Polizist
1975 Fear of Fear as Herr Bauer
1975 Mother Küsters Goes to Heaven as Barkeeper Gustav
1975 Fox and His Friends as Wodka-Peter
1974 Münchner Geschichten (1 episode) as Peter Pickl
1974 Derrick (1 episode)
1974 Martha
1974 The Brutalization of Franz Blum as Aufseher Wupke
1974 Ali: Fear Eats the Soul as Automechaniker
1974 Der Verfolger
1973 World on a Wire as Mark Holm
1973 Tenderness of the Wolves as Insp. Fritz Haarmann
1973 Jail Bait as Fabrikleiter
1972 Bremer Freiheit as Zimmerman
1972 Eight Hours Don't Make a Day as Harald (5 episodes) as Harald
1971 The Merchant of Four Seasons as Kurt
1971 Beware of a Holy Whore as Fred, Ausstatter
1971 Whity
1971 Mathias Kneissl as Fritz Rechthaler, Jungbauer
1971 Pioneers in Ingolstadt
1970 Weg vom Fenster as Erster Erzieher
1970 The Niklashausen Journey as Bischof
1970 The American Soldier
1970 Why Does Herr R. Run Amok? as Herr R.
1970 The Coffee House as Don Marzio
1970 Love Is Colder Than Death as Aufsichtsperson im Kaufhaus
1969 Die Revolte as Tankwart
1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (1 episode) as himself

Art

1978 Missile X: The Neutron Bomb Incident Art Direction Production Design
1976 Vier gegen die Bank Production Design
1976 Satan's Brew Production Design
1975 Fear of Fear Art Designer
1975 Mother Küsters Goes to Heaven Production Design
1975 Fox and His Friends Production Design
1975 Like a Bird on a Wire Production Design
1974 Effi Briest Art Direction
1974 Martha Production Design
1973 Jail Bait Production Design
1972 Bremer Freiheit Production Design
1972 The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant Production Design
1971 The Merchant of Four Seasons Production Design
1971 Beware of a Holy Whore Production Design
1971 Whity Production Design
1971 Pioneers in Ingolstadt Production Design
1970 The Niklashausen Journey Production Design
1970 The American Soldier Production Design
1970 Gods of the Plague Production Design

Directing

1989 Yearning for Sodom Director
1983 The Island of the Bloody Plantation Director
1970 The American Soldier Assistant Director
1970 Gods of the Plague Assistant Director

Writing

1989 Yearning for Sodom Writer
1983 The Island of the Bloody Plantation Writer
1975 Mother Küsters Goes to Heaven Writer
1973 Tenderness of the Wolves Writer

Costume & Make-Up

1971 The Merchant of Four Seasons Costume Design

Production

1971 Pioneers in Ingolstadt Producer

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