No photo available. Represent Geza Herczeg? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 247,023 this week

Geza Herczeg (1888–1954)

Hungarian-American playwright and screenwriter Geza Herczeg was also a newspaper publisher and covered the Balkan Wars and later World War I as a correspondent. In 1926 he was granted an interview with Benito Mussolini in Rome; in 1936 he was invited back, and asked to translate and produce a play Mussolini had written about the last days of ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 65) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

September Comedies on Amazon Video

September is a month for comedies on Amazon Video. Check out trailers and featurettes for new September titles in our Amazon Studios section.

Learn more about September comedies

Facebook Live Chat With 'American Honey' Star Sasha Lane

Join us for a Facebook Live chat with American Honey star Sasha Lane on Monday, Sept. 26, beginning at 1:20 p.m. ET/10:20 p.m. PT. Make sure to follow IMDb on Facebook. Send your questions now to #IMDbAskSasha.

Follow IMDb on Facebook

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 232 people
created 15 May 2014
 
a list of 1006 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 1945 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 1016 people
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 232 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Geza Herczeg's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

The Shanghai Gesture
(1941)
Wonder Bar
Wonder Bar Writer
(1934)
Decameron Nights
(1953)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (13 credits)
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Burning Bush (1967) ... (play)
 1956 Jhansi Ki Rani (screenplay - as Geza Herzeg)
 1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (original screenplay - 2 episodes)
- The Inside Story (1955) ... (original screenplay)
- The Life of Emile Zola (1955) ... (original screenplay)
 1953 Decameron Nights (treatment)
 1950 Rapture (screenplay)
 1950 Women Without Names (screenplay - uncredited)
 1948 The Vicious Circle (play "The Burning Bush")
 1948 The Inside Story (story)
 1941 The Shanghai Gesture (collaborator for adaptation)
 1937 The Life of Emile Zola (screen play) / (story)
 1934 Wonder Bar (based on the play by)
 1926 A Sister of Six (novel)
 1925 Das goldene Kalb (idea - as Franz Herczeg)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Die sieben Töchter der Frau Gyurkovics" (filmed as A Sister of Six (1926)) See more »

Alternate Names:

Franz Herczeg | Geza Herzeg
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Discuss Geza Herczeg on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page