Hans Dreier

Born: 21 August 1885, Bremen
Died: 1966

Highlighted works

  • The Lady Eve

    The Lady Eve

    Glamorous conwoman Barbara Stanwyck gets millionaire boffin Henry Fonda in her sights in Preston Sturges’s sparkling screwball comedy.

  • Sunset Blvd.

    Sunset Blvd.

    The most caustic of European émigré directors, Wilder explored the movie industry and the delusions of stardom in Hollywood’s great poison pen letter to itself.

  • Dishonored

    Josef von Sternberg’s erotically charged WWI espionage romance with Marlene Dietrich.

  • Double Indemnity

    Double Indemnity

    An insurance salesman (Fred MacMurray) is seduced into murder and fraud in Billy Wilder’s classic dark thriller, adapted from the novel by James M. Cain.

  • Duck Soup

    Duck Soup

    Classic Marx Brothers comedy as two small countries find themselves on the brink of war.

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