"In the Morning".
3 Biographical Movies |
7 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
28 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Erich Stroheim | Erich Von Stroheim | Eric Von Stroheim | Count von Stroheim | Eric O.H. von Stroheim | Eric von Stroheim | Karl von Stroheim
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
[introducing his version of The Merry Widow
(1925)] All the good things in this film were made by me. The things that are no good in it were made by others.
As the butler in Sunset Blvd.
(1950) he is in the projection room when Norma Desmond and Joe Gillis are watching one of Norma's old films. The film is actually Queen Kelly
(1929), which von Stroehim directed and which starred Gloria Swanson
, who is playing Norma Desmond.
Frequently included shots of janitors or cleaning personel in films he directed in order to add realism and demystify the location. Examples include the janitor removing candle wax from the floor of the cathedral in The Wedding March
(1928) and a cleaning crew vaccuming the grand staircase in the palace in Queen Kelly
The Man You Love to Hate