Paul Muni
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Paul Muni
*September 22, 1895 Lemberg, Galicia, Austria-Hungary [now Lviv, Ukraine]
as Meshilem Meier Weisenfreund
August 25, 1967 Montecito, California, USA

Austrian born American actor. Nominated for 6 Academy Awards, winner of one Oscar as Best Actor for his role in The Story of Louis Pasteur.

Films

1959

The Last Angry Man

1952

Imbarco a mezzanotte

1946

Angel on My Shoulder

1945

A Song to Remember
Counter-Attack

1943

Stage Door Canteen

1942

Commandos Strike at Dawn

1941

Hudson's Bay

1939

Juarez
We Are Not Alone

1937

The Good Earth
The Life of Emile Zola
The Woman I Love

1936

The Story of Louis Pasteur

1935

Black Fury
Bordertown
Dr. Socrates
A Dream Comes True

1934

Hi, Nellie!

1933

The World Changes

1932

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang
Scarface

1929

The Valiant
Seven Faces


Imdb: 0612847

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Mein Film, nr. 618, 29 X 1937


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Books on Paul Muni
James Robert Parish
The Tough Guys
New Rochelle, New York, 1976

Jerome Lawrence
Actor, the life and times of Paul Muni
New York, [1974]

Michael B. Druxman
Paul Muni, His life and his films
South Brunswick, [1974]
Books with substantial mentioning of Paul Muni
Rudolf Ulrich
Österreicher in Hollywood
Wien, 2004

Mick LaSalle
Dangerous Men, Pre-Code Hollywood and the Birth of the Modern Man
, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Danny Peary
Alternate Oscars, One Critic's Defiant Choices for Best Picture, Actor, and Actress - From 1927 to the Present
New York, 1993

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990
Books with an entry on Paul Muni
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969