Emil Jannings

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​ Emil Jannings (23 July 1884 – 2 January 1950) was a German actor. He was not only the first actor to win the Academy Award for Best Actor, but also the first person to be presented an Oscar.

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Total trailers found: 45

Variety Trailer (1925)

16 November 1925

The murderer “Boss” Huller – after having spent ten years in prison – breaks his silence to tell the warden his story.

Uncle Kruger Trailer (1941)

02 January 1941

Ohm Krüger (English: Uncle Krüger) is a 1941 German biographical film directed by Hans Steinhoff and starring Emil Jannings, Lucie Höflich and Werner Hinz.

The Blue Angel Trailer (1930)

31 March 1930

The Blue Angel follows Immanuel Rath (Emil Jannings) through a transformation from esteemed educator at the local Gymnasium (college preparatory high school) to a cabaret clown in Weimar Germany.

Waxworks Trailer (1924)

13 November 1924

A poet is hired by the owner of a wax museum in a circus to write tales about Harun al Raschid, Ivan the Terrible and Jack the Ripper.

Der letzte Mann - Das Making of Trailer (2003)

17 December 2003

This movie was featured on the DVD release of Der letzte Mann in 2004 in Germany.

The Last Laugh Trailer (1924)

23 December 1924

An aging doorman, after being fired from his prestigious job at a luxurious Hotel is forced to face the scorn of his friends, neighbours and society.

The Patriot Trailer (1928)

01 September 1928

These Characters Will Fascinate You! EMIL JANNINGS - Cruel, brutal, but also pathetic. The mad Czar who holds all Russia in his tyrannical grasp.

Faust Trailer (1926)

13 October 1926

God and Satan war over earth; to settle things, they wager on the soul of Faust, a learned and prayerful alchemist.

The Broken Jug Trailer (1937)

18 October 1937

The man who broke the jug, the judge, is trying a case who determine who broke the jug. Long before the evidence becomes conclusive against the suspects, it becomes apparent that the blustering and bullying - and naive - village judge is the guilty one.

Anna Boleyn Trailer (1920)

03 December 1920

The story of the ill-fated second wife of the English king Henry VIII, whose marriage to the Henry led to momentous political and religious turmoil in England.

Fragments: Surviving Pieces of Lost Films Trailer (2011)

03 April 2011

Among the pieces featured in Fragments are the final reel of John Ford's The Village Blacksmith (1922) and a glimpse at Emil Jannings in The Way of All Flesh (1927), the only Oscar®-winning performance in a lost film.

Eyes of the Mummy Ma Trailer (1918)

03 August 1918

Jannings and Negri are Egyptians involved in a scam milking tourists out of their money, by having the girl lend her eyes to the "mummy" from inside an empty sarcophagus! When a British lord and adventurer comes to visit, she falls in love and leaves with him to England.

The Sovereign Trailer (1937)

17 March 1937

Der Herrscher (The Sovereign) was based on Before Sunset, a play by Gerhart Hauptmann. The great Emil Jannings stars as Mathias Clausen, a self-made businessman who is forced to do a great deal of soul-searching when his wife unexpectedly dies.

Tartuffe Trailer (1925)

20 November 1925

Young man shows his millionaire grandfather a film based on Molière's Tartuffe, in order to expose the old man's hypocritical governess who covets his own inheritance.

The Last Command Trailer (1928)

22 January 1928

A former Imperial Russian general and cousin of the Czar ends up in Hollywood as an extra in a movie directed by a former revolutionary.

Kohlhiesel's daughters Trailer (1920)

08 March 1920

Somewhere in Southern Bavaria Xaver wants to marry Gretel, but her father Kohlhiesel wants his elder daughter Liesel to marry first.

Madame DuBarry Trailer (1919)

18 September 1919

The story of Madame DuBarry, the mistress of Louis XV of France, and her loves in the time of the French revolution.

Othello Trailer (1922)

08 February 1922

Even without the benefit of sound, the 1922 German adaptation of Othello seems more operatic than Shakespearean.

Danton Trailer (1921)

03 May 1921

No overview found.

The Merry Jail Trailer (1917)

30 November 1917

A neglected wife disguises herself in order to lure her wastrel husband into a compromising position.

Fuhrmann Henschel Trailer (1918)

01 January 1918

Husbands or Lovers Trailer (1924)

21 November 1924

The European mentality of this German silent was a bit racy for mainstream American tastes of the era; nevertheless, the images created by director Paul Czinner told this story well.

Robert Koch, der Bekämpfer des Todes Trailer (1939)

30 December 1939

Robert Koch (German title: Robert Koch, der Bekämpfer des Todes) is a 1939 German historical drama film directed by Hans Steinhoff and starring Emil Jannings, Werner Krauss and Viktoria von Ballasko.

Algol: Tragedy of Power Trailer (1920)

03 September 1920

An alien from the planet Algol gives a man a device that gives him superpowers.

The Merry Monarch Trailer (1933)

14 June 1933

A 1933 British Production based on the novel by Pierre Louys' "The Adventures of King Pausole", a fantasy based on a theme of King Solomon and his many wives.

The Loves of Pharaoh Trailer (1922)

14 March 1922

The Ethiopian King offers his daughter to a powerful Pharaoh to secure peace between the two countries.

Where Is Mr. Belling? Trailer (1945)

01 January 1945

Altes Herz wird wieder jung Trailer (1943)

02 April 1943

Lulu Trailer (1917)

22 November 1917

A melodrama about a circus dancer, a femme fatale, and three men.

Passionels Tagebuch Trailer (1916)

01 September 1916

Rose Bernd Trailer (1919)

05 October 1919

An adaptation of the Gerhart Hauptmann play of the same name.

Quo Vadis? Trailer (1925)

14 February 1925

Silent version of QUO VADIS? starring Emil Jannings.

Traumulus Trailer (1936)

23 January 1936

This film is a fascinating showcase for Emil Janning's theatrical play. He's a gentle school teacher who believes in his boys and is easily fooled about all things, while the other town officials want him dismissed.

Das Leben ein Traum Trailer (1916)

01 January 1916

a silent movie by Robert Wiene

Wenn vier dasselbe tun Trailer (1917)

02 January 1917

Directed by Ernst Lubitsch.

Stürme der Leidenschaft Trailer (1932)

22 January 1932

A Night of Horror Trailer (1917)

09 February 1917

Considered to be the first vampire film.

The Way of All Flesh Trailer (1927)

01 October 1927

The story takes place in Milwaukee during the early 1900s with a bank clerk named August Schiller who is happy with both his job and his family.

Der alte und der junge König Trailer (1935)

02 January 1935

The story of the stormy relationship between King Friedrich Wilhelm and his son, who later became known as King Frederick the Great of Prussia.

Die Entlassung Trailer (1942)

15 September 1942

A sequel to 1940's "Bismark", Bismarck is dismissed by an under-pressure Wilhelm II. Then the treaty with Russia is in peril as the leader is left with the dilemma of who could complete Bismarck's work.

Darling of the Gods Trailer (1930)

13 October 1930

Also known as Darling of the Gods, this was Emil Jannings' second talkie appearance. Jannings stars as famed operatic singer Albert Winkelmann, who is greeted with cheers, applause and romantic propositions whenever he performs in his native Vienna.

Arme Eva Trailer (1914)

01 January 1914

a silent movie by Robert Wiene

Alles für Geld Trailer (1923)

04 November 1923

Rupp (Jannings) is a former butcher, made rich in the meat packing industry as a result of the reversal of fortunes brought on by WWI.

Frau Eva Trailer (1916)

01 February 1916

a silent movie by Robert Wiene

Der Morphinist Trailer (1916)

01 June 1916