Tag: Order of Merit

Fritz Lang

(1890–1976) Friedrich Christian Anton Lang Filmography as Actor: Le Mépris 1963 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli   Born December 5 1890 Vienna (Austria) Died August 2 1976 Beverly Hills, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Producer Film director Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards Hollywood Walk…

Alberto Lattuada

(1914–2005) Mario Alberto Lattuada, OMRI Filmography as Director: Venga a prendere il caffè da noi 1970 Director: Alberto Lattuada Starring: Ugo Tognazzi, Francesca Romana Coluzzi   Born November 13 1914 Vaprio d’Adda, Milano (Italia) Died July 3 2005 Orvieto (Italia) Cause of death…

Andrzej Wajda

(1926–2016) Andrzej Witold Wajda Filmography as Director: Les possédés 1988 Director: Andrzej Wajda Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Bernard Blier   Born March 6 1926 Suwalki (Poland) Died October 9 2016 Warsaw (Poland) Occupation Film Director Producer Occupation Theatre Director Screenwriter Writer Awards Academy Honorary…

Mauro Mendonça

(1931) Mauro Pereira de Mendonça Filmography as Actor: Dona Flor e Seus Dois Maridos 1976 Director: Bruno Barreto Starring: Sônia Braga, José Wilker   Born April 2 1931 Ubá (Brasil) Occupation Actor Award Order of Merit (Brazil)

Franz Waxman

(1906–1967) Franz Wachsmann Filmography as Composer: Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     The Philadelphia Story 1940 Director: George Cukor Starring: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn     Suspicion 1941 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine     Sunset Boulevard 1950 Director: Billy Wilder…

Suso Cecchi d’Amico

(1914–2010) Giovanna Cecchi D’Amico, OMRI Filmography as Writer: Ladri di biciclette 1948 Director: Vittorio De Sica Starring: Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola     Bellisima 1951 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Anna Magnani, Walter Chiari     Senso 1954 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Alida…

Maria Schell

(1926–2005) Maria Margarethe Anna Schell Filmography as Actress: Le Notti Bianche 1957 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Maria Schell, Marcello Mastroianni   Born January 15 1926 Vienna (Austria) Died April 26 2005 Preitenegg (Austria) Cause of death Pneumonia Brother Maximilian Schell (1930-2014) Occupation Actress Producer…

Frank Sinatra

(1915–1998) Francis Albert Sinatra, OMRI Filmography as Actor: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     High Society 1956 Director: Charles Walters Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly     Paris When It Sizzles 1964 Director: Richard Quine Starring: Audrey Hepburn, William…

Jean Gabin

(1904–1976) Jean-Alexis Moncorgé Filmography as Actor: French Cancan 1955 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul   Born May 17 1904 Paris (France) Died November 15 1976 Neuilly-sur-Seine (France) Cause of death Cancer, Leukemia Occupation Actor Singer Awards Croix de guerre 1939-1945 David di Donatello…

Werner Krauss

(1884–1959) Werner Johannes Krauß Filmography as Actor: Nana 1926 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Jean Angelo, Catherine Hessling   Born June 23 1884 Gestungshausen, Sonnefeld (Germany) Died October 20 1959 Vienna (Austria) Occupation Actor Award Order of Merit (Germany)