From Wikipedia

Erich von Stroheim (September 22, 1885 – May 12, 1957) was an Austrian-born film star of the silent era, subsequently noted as an auteur for his directorial work.

From Wikipedia

Erich von Stroheim (September 22, 1885 – May 12, 1957) was an Austrian-born film star of the silent era, subsequently noted as an auteur for his directorial work.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 72

Birthday 1885-09-22

Day of Death 1957-05-12

Place of Birth Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]

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Also Known As

  • Erich Stroheim
  • Eric von Stroheim

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2006 Billy Wilder Speaks
1979 The Man You Loved to Hate as Himself (archive footage)
1957 Armored Attack! as Dr. Otto Von Harden
1955 La madone des sleepings as Dr Siefgried Traurig
1955 Serie noire as Sacha Zavaroff
1955 Napoleon as Ludwig van Beethoven
1953 Alerte au sud
1953 Other Side of Paradise as William O'Hara
1953 Minuit... Quai De Bercy as Le professeur Kieffer
1952 Alraune as Jacob ten Brinken
1950 Sunset Boulevard as Max von Mayerling
1949 Portrait of an Assassin as Eric
1949 Le signal rouge as Mathias Berthold
1948 Stroheim in Vienna as Himself
1948 La danse de mort as Edgar
1946 Devil and the Angel as Frank Davis
1946 On ne meurt pas comme ça
1946 The Mask of Diijon as Diijon
1945 Scotland Yard Investigator as Carl Hoffmeyer
1945 The Great Flamarion as The Great Flamarion
1944 Storm Over Lisbon as Deresco
1944 The Lady and the Monster as Prof. Franz Mueller
1943 The North Star as Dr. von Harden
1943 Five Graves to Cairo as Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
1942 Gambling Hell as Werner von Krall
1941 So Ends Our Night as Brenner
1940 I Was an Adventuress as Andre Desormeaux
1940 Thunder Over Paris as Korlick
1940 Menaces... as Le professeur Hoffman
1939 Personal Column as Pears, l'ex-couturier
1939 The World Will Shake as Emil Lasser / Monsieur Frank
1939 Derrière la façade as Eric
1938 Ultimatum as General Simovic
1938 Boys' School as Walter, le professeur d'anglais
1938 Gibraltar as Eric Marson
1938 The Lafarge Case as Denis
1938 Les Pirates du rail as Tchou King
1937 L'alibi as Winckler
1937 Grand Illusion as Le captaine von Rauffenstein
1937 Marthe Richard as van Ludlow
1935 The Crime of Doctor Crespi as Dr. Andre Crespi
1934 Crimson Romance as Capt. Wolters
1934 Fugitive Road as Hpt. Oswald Von Traunsee
1932 As You Desire Me as Carl Salter
1932 The Lost Squadron as Arthur von Furst
1931 Friends and Lovers as Victor Sangrito
1930 Three Faces East as Valdar / Schiller Blecher
1929 The Great Gabbo as Gabbo
1928 The Wedding March as Nicki / Prince Nickolas
1925 1925 Studio Tour as Himself
1925 Greed as Balloon Vendor (uncredited)
1923 Souls for Sale as Himself - Celebrity Director
1922 Foolish Wives as Count Wladislaw Sergius Karamzin
1919 Blind Husbands as Lt. Erich von Steuben
1918 The Heart of Humanity as Eric von Eberhard
1918 Hearts of the World as A Hun
1918 The Unbeliever as Herr Lieutenant Kurt von Schnieditz
1917 Panthea as Lieutenant
1916 The Social Secretary as The Buzzard
1916 Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages as Second Pharisee (uncredited)
1916 The Flying Torpedo
1916 His Picture in the Papers as One of the Weazels (uncredited)
1915 Old Heidelberg as Lutz


1933 Hello, Sister! Director
1929 The Great Gabbo Director
1929 Queen Kelly Director
1928 The Wedding March Director
1925 The Merry Widow Director
1925 Greed Director
1923 Merry-Go-Round Director
1922 Foolish Wives Director
1920 The Devil's Passkey Director
1919 Blind Husbands Director
1917 Panthea Assistant Director
1916 Less Than the Dust Assistant Director
1916 The Social Secretary Assistant Director
1916 His Picture in the Papers Assistant Director
1915 Old Heidelberg Assistant Director
1915 The Birth of a Nation Assistant Director


1938 Gibraltar Scenario Writer
1937 Between Two Women Story
1936 The Devil-Doll Screenplay
1933 Hello, Sister! Scenario Writer
1929 Queen Kelly Story
1928 The Wedding March Writer
1925 The Merry Widow Writer
1925 Greed Screenplay
1923 Merry-Go-Round Writer
1922 Foolish Wives Scenario Writer Writer
1920 The Devil's Passkey Writer
1919 Blind Husbands Story Screenplay


1929 Queen Kelly Producer
1928 The Wedding March Producer
1925 The Merry Widow Producer
1919 Blind Husbands Producer
1916 Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages Assistant Production Manager


1928 The Wedding March Art Direction
1925 Greed Art Direction Production Design
1920 The Devil's Passkey Art Direction
1919 Blind Husbands Art Direction


1928 The Wedding March Editor
1919 Blind Husbands Editor

Costume & Make-Up

1928 The Wedding March Costume Design
1925 The Merry Widow Costume Design

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