Michael Curtiz
Overview
Michael Curtiz
*December 24, 1886 Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary)
as Manó Kaminer Kertész
April 10, 1962 Hollywood, California, USA

Hungarian-American film director, winner of an Academy Award for Best Director for Casblanca.

Films

1961

The Comancheros
Francis of Assisi

1960

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
A Breath of Scandal

1959

The Man in the Net
The Hangman

1958

The Proud Rebel
King Creole

1957

The Helen Morgan Story

1956

The Best Things in Life Are Free
The Vagabond King

1955

We're No Angels

1954

The Egyptian
The Boy from Oklahoma

1953

Trouble Along the Way

1952

The Story of Will Rogers
The Jazz Singer

1951

Jim Thorpe - All-American
Force of Arms
I'll See You in My Dreams

1950

The Breaking Point
Bright Leaf
Young man with a Horn

1949

It's a Great Feeling
Flamingo Road
The Lady Takes a Sailor
My Dream Is Yours

1948

Romance on the High Seas

1947

Life with Father
The Unsuspected

1946

Night and Day

1945

Mildred Pierce
Roughly Speaking

1944

Passage to Marseille

1943

This Is the Army
Mission to Moscow
Show-Business at War

1942

Captains of the Clouds
Casablanca
Yankee Doodle Dandy

1941

The Sea Wolf
Dive Bomber

1940

Santa Fe Trail
The Sea Hawk
Virginia City

1939

Dodge City
Four Wives
Blackwell's Island
Daughters Courageous
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex
Sons of Liberty

1938

The Adventures of Robin Hood
Angels with Dirty Faces
Four Daughters
Gold Is Where You Find It
Four's a Crowd

1937

Kid Galahad
Marked Woman
The Perfect Specimen
Black Legion

1936

The Walking Dead
The Charge of the Light Brigade
Anthony Adverse

1935

Captain Blood
Front Page Woman
The Case of the Curious Bride
Little Big Shot
Black Fury
Go Into Your Dance

1934

Jimmy the Gent
British Agent
The Key
Mandalay

1933

Female
The Mayor of Hell
Mystery of the Wax Museum
From Headquarters
The Kennel Murder Case
The Keyhole
Private Detective 62

1932

20,000 Years in Sing Sing
Alias the Doctor
Doctor X
The Cabin in the Cotton
The Strange Love of Molly Louvain
The Woman from Monte Carlo

1931

The Mad Genius
Dämon des Meeres

1930

Under a Texas Moon
Mammy
Bright Lights

1929

The Gamblers
Hearts in Exile

1928

Noah's Ark
Tenderloin

1927

Good Time Charley

1926

The Third Degree
Fiaker Nr. 13
Der goldene Schmetterling

1925

Das Spielzeug von Paris

1924

Die Sklavenkönigin
Harun al Raschid

1923

Namenlos
Die Lawine
Der junge Medardus

1922

Sodom und Gomorrha
Samson und Delila

1921

Labyrinth des Grauens
Frau Dorothys Bekenntnis
Herzogin Satanella
Mrs. Tutti Frutti

1920

Der Stern von Damaskus
Boccaccio

1919

Die Dame mit dem schwarzen Handschuh

1913

Atlantis


Imdb: 0002031

VIAF: 2585459
Articles on Michael Curtiz

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Photoplay, September 1928


Books on Michael Curtiz
James C. Robertson
The Casablanca Man, The cinema of Michael Curtiz
London and New York, 1993

Roy Kinnard, R.J. Vitone
The American Films of Michael Curtiz
Metuchen, N.J., 1986

Sidney Rosenzweig
Casablanca and Other Major Films of Michael Curtiz
Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1982
Books with substantial mentioning of Michael Curtiz
John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume I
New York, NY, 2002

Adrian Stahlecker
Film en kunst in ballingschap 1933-1945, Duitse artiesten en kunstenaars op de vlucht voor het naziregime
[Den Haag], [2000]

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Andrew Sarris (editor)
The St. James Film Directors Encyclopedia
Detroit - New York - Toronto - London, 1998

Harry Waldman
Scenes Unseen, Unreleased and Uncompleted Films from the World's Master Filmmakers, 1912-1990
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1991

Ann Lloyd (ed.)
Movies of the Thirties
London, 1983

Stanley Hochman (ed.)
A Library of Film Criticism, American Film Directors
New York, 1974
Books with an entry on Michael Curtiz
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Kay Weniger
Das große Personenlexikon des Films, Zweiter Band, C-F
Berlin, 2001

Larry Langman
Destination Hollywood, The Influence of Europeans on American Filmmaking
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2000

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

Martin J. Quigley (ed.)
The Motion Picture Almanac, Big Stars in Big Pictures
Chicago, Ill., 1929
Articles on Michael Curtiz
Gyöngyi Balogh, Die Anfänge zweier internationaler Filmkarrieren: Mihály Kertész und Sŕndor Korda, in: Francesco Bono - Paolo Caneppele - Günter Krenn (Hg.), Elektrische Schatten, Wien, 1999
Elisabeth Büttner und Christian Dewald, Michael Kertész. Filmarbeit in Österreich bzw. bei der Sascha-Filmindustrie A.-G., Wien, 1919-1926, in: Francesco Bono - Paolo Caneppele - Günter Krenn (Hg.), Elektrische Schatten, Wien, 1999