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Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria (Character)
from Mayerling (1968)

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Alternate Names:
Emperor Francis Joseph / Emperor Franz Josef / Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria-Hungary / Emperor Franz Josef I. / Emperor Franz Josef of Austria / Emperor Franz Joseph / Emperor Franz Joseph I / Emperor Franz Joseph I. / Emperor Franz-Josef / Emperor Franz-Joseph / Franz Joseph I. / Franois Joseph de Habsbourg / Kaiser Franz Josef / Kaiser Franz Joseph / Kaiser Franz Joseph von sterreich / L'empereur Franois Joseph / L'empereur Franois Joseph d'Autriche / L'empereur Franois-Joseph / Prince Franz


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  1. Sisi (2009) (TV) Played by David Rott (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  2. Kronprinz Rudolf (2006) (TV) Played by Klaus Maria Brandauer (as Emperor Franz-Joseph)
    ... aka "The Crown Prince" - International (English title) (DVD box title), UK (imdb display title)
  3. Elisabeth (2005) (V) Played by André Bauer (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  4. Vita hästen (2000) (TV) Played by Per Grundén (as Emperor Franz Josef)

  5. "Princess Sissi" (1997) TV series Played by Terrence Scammell (as Prince Franz) / Olivier Destrez (as Prince Franz)
  6. "Olujne tisine 1895-1995" (1997) TV series Played by Tonko Lonza (as Emperor Franz Joseph I)
  7. "Kraj dinastije Obrenovic"
        - Episode #1.5 (1995) TV episode, Played by Vasa Pantelic (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
  8. Im weißen Rößl am Wolfgangssee (1994) (TV) Played by Walter Schmidinger (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  9. Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady (1991) (TV) Played by Cyril Shaps (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
  10. Sisi und der Kaiserkuß (1991) Played by Nils Tavernier (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)

  11. Der Kronprinz (1989) (TV) Played by Alfred Reiterer
  12. Jára Cimrman Lying, Sleeping (1984) Played by Jirí Kostka (as Emperor Franz Joseph I)
    ... aka "Jára Cimrman lezící, spící" - Czechoslovakia (original title)
  13. Weltuntergang (1984) (TV) Played by Erik Frey (as Emperor Franz Josef I.)
  14. Austeria (1982) Played by Adolf Peter Hoffmann (as Emperor Franz Josef)
  15. La chanson du mal aimé (1981) Played by Ludek Kopriva (as Emperor Franz Joseph I)
  16. Csontváry (1980) Played by Samu Balázs (as Emperor Franz Joseph)

  17. The Day That Shook the World (1975) Played by Otomar Korbelár (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
    ... aka "Sarajevski atentat" - Yugoslavia (original title)
    ... aka "The Assassination at Sarajevo" - International (English title) (imdb display title)
  18. Verurteilt 1910 (1974) (TV) Played by Egon von Jordan (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
    ... aka "Condemned 1910" - International (English title) (literal title)
  19. "Fall of Eagles"
        - Indian Summer of an Emperor (1974) TV episode, Played by Laurence Naismith (as Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria-Hungary)
        - Dress Rehearsal (1974) TV episode, Played by Laurence Naismith (as Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria-Hungary)
        - Requiem for a Crown Prince (1974) TV episode, Played by Laurence Naismith (as Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria-Hungary)
  20. Elisabeth Kaiserin von Österreich (1972) (TV) Played by Peter Fröhlich (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  21. "The Strauss Family"
        - Adele (1972) TV episode, Played by Michael Bryant (as Emperor Franz Josef)
        - Josef (1972) TV episode, Played by Nicholas Jones (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
  22. The Great Waltz (1972) Played by Prince Johannes Schonburg-Hartenstein (as Emperor Franz-Josef)
  23. "War & Peace"
        - Austerlitz (1972) TV episode, Played by Arthur Blake (as Emperor Francis Joseph)
  24. "Lodynskis Flohmarkt Company"
        - Erbaulich-beschauliche Fernsehshow in 16 politischen Zerrspiegeleyen und 42 Scenen (1972) TV episode, Played by Felix Dvorak (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
  25. Maximilian von Mexiko (1970) (TV) Played by Albert Rueprecht (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)

  26. Oh! What a Lovely War (1969) Played by Jack Hawkins (as Emperor Franz Josef)
  27. Mayerling (1968) Played by James Mason (as Emperor Franz-Josef)
  28. "Snatky z rozumu" (1968) TV series Played by Rudolf Hrusínský (as Emperor Franz Josef I.)
  29. Congress of Love (1966) Played by Hannes Schiel (as Emperor Franz Josef)
    ... aka "Der Kongreß amüsiert sich" - West Germany (original title)
    ... aka "Lovers and Kings" - USA (video title)
  30. Der Tag danach (1965) (TV) Played by Egon von Jordan (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  31. Radetzkymarsch (1965) (TV) Played by Max Brebeck (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
  32. Die Försterchristel (1962) Played by Peter Weck (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)

  33. Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1957) Played by Karlheinz Böhm (as Emperor Franz Josef of Austria)
    ... aka "Sissi - Schicksalsjahre einer Kaiserin" - Austria (original title)
  34. Sissi: The Young Empress (1956) Played by Karlheinz Böhm (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
    ... aka "Sissi - Die junge Kaiserin" - Austria (original title)
  35. "Énigmes de l'histoire"
        - Le secret de Mayerling (1956) TV episode, Played by Jean Galland (as Franois Joseph de Habsbourg)
  36. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - The Mayerling Affair (1956) TV episode, Played by Andre Van Gyseghem (as Emperor Franz Joseph I)
  37. Kronprinz Rudolfs letzte Liebe (1956) Played by Erik Frey (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  38. Sissi (1955) Played by Karlheinz Böhm (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  39. Die Deutschmeister (1955) Played by Paul Hörbiger (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  40. Ludwig II: Glanz und Ende eines Königs (1955) Played by Erik Frey (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
    ... aka "Mad Emperor: Ludwig II" - International (English title) (informal title)
  41. The Eternal Waltz (1954) Played by Erik Frey (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
    ... aka "Ewiger Walzer" - West Germany (original title)
  42. Kaiserwalzer (1953) Played by Willy Danek (as Kaiser Franz Joseph von sterreich)
  43. Im weißen Rößl (1952) Played by Rudolf Forster (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
  44. Die Försterchristl (1952) Played by Karl Schönböck (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
    ... aka "The Forester's Daughter" - USA (review title)
  45. The Angel with the Trumpet (1950) Played by Anton Edthofer (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
    ... aka "Angel with a Trumpet" - USA (TV title)

  46. The Secret of Mayerling (1949) Played by Jean Debucourt (as L'empereur Franois-Joseph)
    ... aka "Le secret de Mayerling" - France (original title)
  47. Der Engel mit der Posaune (1948) Played by Anton Edthofer (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
  48. The Emperor Waltz (1948) Played by Richard Haydn (as Emperor Franz-Josef)
  49. Bismarck (1940) Played by Karl Schönböck (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  50. Spring Parade (1940) Played by Henry Stephenson (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
  51. Florian (1940) Played by Reginald Owen (as Emperor Franz Josef)
  52. De Mayerling à Sarajevo (1940) Played by Jean Worms (as L'empereur Franois Joseph)
    ... aka "From Mayerling to Sarajevo" - USA (video title)

  53. Champagne Waltz (1937) Played by Rudolph Anders (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
  54. The King Steps Out (1936) Played by Franchot Tone (as Emperor Franz Josef)
  55. Mayerling (1936) Played by Jean Dax (as L'empereur Franois-Joseph)
  56. Valse royale (1936) Played by Bernard Lancret (as L'empereur Franois Joseph d'Autriche)
  57. Königswalzer (1935) Played by Curd Jürgens (as Kaiser Franz Joseph von sterreich)
  58. The Night Is Young (1935) Played by Henry Stephenson (as Emperor Franz Josef)
  59. Frühjahrsparade (1934) Played by Paul Hörbiger (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
  60. Mein Liebster ist ein Jägersmann (1933) Played by Karl Ehmann (as Emperor Franz Joseph I.)
    ... aka "Unser Kaiser" - Austria (original title)
    ... aka "My Darling Is a Hunter" - USA (informal English title)
  61. Das Geheimnis um Johann Orth (1932) Played by Paul Otto (as Franz Joseph I.)
  62. 1914, die letzten Tage vor dem Weltbrand (1931) Played by Eugen Klöpfer (as Emperor Franz Josef)

  63. Jménem Jeho Velicenstva (1929) Played by V. Pokorný (as Emperor Franz Joseph I)
  64. Das Schicksal derer von Habsburg (1928) Played by Fritz Spira (as Emperor Franz Josef)
  65. The Wedding March (1928) Played by Anton Vaverka (as Emperor Franz-Josef)
  66. Dancing Vienna (1927) Played by Eugen Burg (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
    ... aka "Das tanzende Wien" - Germany (original title)
  67. The Third Squadron (1926) Played by Fritz Spira (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)
    ... aka "Die dritte Eskadron" - Germany (original title)
  68. Merry-Go-Round (1923) Played by Anton Vaverka (as Emperor Francis Joseph)
  69. Kaiserin Elisabeth von Österreich (1921) Played by Niels Jensen (as Kaiser Franz Joseph)

  70. Kronprinz Rudolph oder: Das Geheimnis von Mayerling (1919) Played by Niels Jensen (as Kaiser Franz Josef)
  71. Kultur (1918) Played by Al Fremont (as Emperor Franz Josef)
Archive Footage:
  1. Forever My Love (1962) Played by Karlheinz Böhm (as Emperor Franz Josef)
    ... aka "Sissi: Forever My Love" - USA (video title)

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Fun Stuff

From The Emperor Waltz (1948)
Baron Holenia: [optimistically] In this, our moment of sorrow, I venture to offer some consolation. There will be other days. She'll give us some puppies yet.
Dr. Zwieback: Yes, that's the way to look at it. Come spring and we can count on another litter.
Emperor Franz-Josef: [sadly] Hmmm... the question is - can I count on another spring?
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