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Juraj Herz

Juraj Herz was born on September 4, 1934 in Kezmarok, Czechoslovakia. He is a director and actor, known for The Cremator (1969), Habermann (2010) and Beauty and the Beast (1978). See full bio »

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Known For

The Cremator
The Cremator Director
Habermann Director
Beauty and the Beast
Gagman Director


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 2014 Slovensko 2.0
 2010 Habermann
 2009 Darkness
 2009 Dívka a kouzelník (TV Movie)
 2005 Miluj blizniho sveho (TV Movie)
 2004 Tajné sny (TV Movie)
 2004 Cerní baroni (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Zeny a zpev (2004)
- Zabijacka (2004)
- Loucení (2004)
 2001 Cerní andelé (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Experiment (2001)
 1998 Sperling (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sperling und das schlafende Mädchen (1998) ... (as Georg Herz)
 1997 Pasáz
 1996 Maigret (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1993 Vision 2000 (Documentary)
 1991 Die Drahtseilbahn (TV Mini-Series)
 1988 Liebe ist stärker als der Tod (TV Movie)
 1987 Gagman (TV Series)
 1982 Ferat Vampire
 1973 A Touch of a Butterfly (TV Movie)
 1973 Rambling Engelbert (TV Movie)
 1972 Morgiana
 1970 Nightmares (TV Short)
 1970 Sladké hry minulého léta (TV Movie)
 1969 The Cremator
 1965 The Junk Shop (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Georg Herz

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[on The Magpie in the Wisp (1983)] Because the film was "in a safe" for the next 13 years, it got really old. In the second half of the eighties, it was a very ferocious film. From all my films, time hurt this film the most. See more »


Father of Michal Herz and Annelie Herz.

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