Max Ophüls

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​   Maximillian Oppenheimer (6 May 1902, Saarbrücken, Germany - 26 March 1957, Hamburg, Germany) — known as Max Ophüls — was an influential German-born film director who worked in Germany (1931–33), France (1933–40), the United States (1947–50), and France again (1950–57). He made nearly 30 films altogether, those from the last period being especially noted: La Ronde (1950), Le Plaisir (1952), The Earrings of Madame de... (1953) and Lola Montès (1955).

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Total trailers found: 26

The Earrings of Madame de... Trailer (1953)

16 September 1953

In France of the late 19th century, the wife of a wealthy general, the Countess Louise, sells the earrings her husband gave her on their wedding day to pay off debts; she claims to have lost them.

La Ronde Trailer (1950)

27 September 1950

An all-knowing interlocutor guides us through a series of affairs in Vienna, 1900. A soldier meets an eager young lady of the evening.

Caught Trailer (1949)

17 February 1949

It was Leonora Eames' childhood dream come true. She had married Smith Ohlrig, a man worth millions. But her innocent dream became a nightmare once she realizes the truth about her husband - he is power mad and insane! Since he will not grant her a divorce, she leaves her life of luxury on Long Island and goes to work as a receptionist in an impoverished doctor's office in NYC's lower east side.

Lola Montès Trailer (1955)

23 December 1955

The film tells the tragical story of the life of Lola Montes who was a great adventurer and stopped being the attraction of her circus after having been the lover of various important men.

Le Plaisir Trailer (1952)

29 February 1952

Three stories about the pleasure. The first one is about a man hiding his age behind a mask to keep going to balls and fancying women - pleasure and youth.

Letter from an Unknown Woman Trailer (1948)

28 April 1948

A pianist about to flee from a duel receives a letter from a woman he cannot remember. As she tells the story of her lifelong love for him, he is forced to reinterpret his own past.

The Reckless Moment Trailer (1949)

29 December 1949

After discovering the dead body of Bea Harper's lover, Bea's mother Lucia hides the body under the assumption that it was her daughter who killed the man.

Liebelei Trailer (1933)

10 March 1933

Vienna in the beginning of the twentieth century. Cavalry Lieutenant Fritz Lobheimer is about to end his affair with Baroness Eggerdorff when he meets the young Christine, the daughter of an opera violinist.

Max & James & Danielle Trailer (2016)

01 March 2016

Max Ophuls is the legendary director and two of his favorite actors are James Mason and Danielle Darrieux.

From Mayerling to Sarajevo Trailer (1940)

10 October 1940

An Austrian prince's doomed love affair with a Czech countess sparks turmoil across Europe.

The Exile Trailer (1947)

17 October 1947

A deposed king fights for his life while hiding out at a farm.

Yoshiwara Trailer (1937)

23 June 1937

Based on a novel by Maurice Dekobra, the film is set in the Yoshiwara, the red-light district of Tokyo, in the nineteenth century.

Everybody's Woman Trailer (1934)

01 January 1934

Gaby is expelled from school after a married teacher commits suicide after telling her he can't live without her.

Divine Trailer (1935)

21 November 1935

A country girl (Simone Berriau) finds work as a chorus girl in Paris, gets embroiled with a bad egg, and then finds true love with a good-looking milkman.

Laughing Heirs Trailer (1933)

08 June 1933

After the death of his uncle, the owner of Bockelmann Champagne, Peter turns up for the reading of the will.

The Trouble with Money Trailer (1936)

29 October 1936

When bank messenger Brand realises that 50,000 pounds sterling have gone missing in Amsterdam, it is a catastrophe for him.

Love Story Trailer (1933)

10 March 1933

A young German officer's (Wolfgang Liebeneiner) life is turned upside when he tries to end his affair with a married baroness (Olga Tschechowa) after falling for an innocent young singer (Magda Schneider).

The Bartered Bride Trailer (1932)

18 August 1932

Bohemia in the 19th century, stage-coach driver Hans, loves the mayor's daughter Marie, but she is promised Wenzel, the son of another wealthy farmer.

There's No Tomorrow Trailer (1940)

22 March 1940

The story of a once-respectable woman who re-encounters her first love, now a successful doctor. Reduced to nude-dancing in a sleazy dive, with a son to support, Evelyne (Edwige Feuillère) borrows money at an outrageous interest rate in order to create a facade of respectability--and, it goes without saying, Georges falls in love with her all over again.

Vendetta Trailer (1950)

01 January 1950

The daughter (Faith Domergue) of a slain man pushes her brother toward vengeance in 19th-century Corsica.

Man Stolen Trailer (1934)

02 January 1934

A young man is kidnapped by his business competitors, but the jailer falls in love with the man she has to keep a prisoner.

The Company's in Love Trailer (1932)

22 February 1932

The story follows a movie crew who is filming a musical in a small and idyllic alpine village. After their temperamental leading lady drops out of the film, they decide to replace her with the village's young post office clerk Gretl, who returns to Berlin with them.

No More Love Trailer (1931)

26 July 1931

An American millionaire, who had always bad luck with women, bets that he can live without them for five years.

The Tender Enemy Trailer (1936)

12 November 1936

Line, annette's daughter, is about to marry a man she's not in love with. At the engagement party three ghosts revisit their disastrous relationships with Annette and decide to take action to help Line.

Valse brillante de Chopin Trailer (1936)

22 January 1936

Max Ophuls directs this short film of Chopin's Valse Brillante.

The Novel of Werther Trailer (1938)

14 December 1938

Adaptation of Goethe's novel.