Ernst Lubitsch (1892–1947)

Director | Actor | Writer



Photos

  • Ernst Lubitsch
  • Ernst Lubitsch and Trude Troll in Meyer from Berlin (1919)
  • Ernst Lubitsch, Helene Voß, and Louise Schenrich in Where is My Treasure? (1916)
  • Ernst Lubitsch in Heaven Can Wait (1943)
  • Maurice Chevalier and Ernst Lubitsch
  • Ernst Lubitsch

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Filmography


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Did You Know

Trivia

Lubitsch qualified as an accountant before he came in contact with the theater.


Quotes

[on Greta Garbo] The most uninhibited person I have ever worked with.


Trademark

In most of his comedies, he took up serious subjects and spiced them with elegance, sophistication, cynicism and witty lines - It became known as "the Lubitsch Touch."


Nickname

Lu


Star Sign

Aquarius

Personal Details

Born


Berlin, Germany

Died

(age 55)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

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