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Hans Janowitz (1890–1954)

Hans Janowitz was born on December 2, 1890 in Podiebrad, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary [now Podebrady, Czech Republic]. He was a writer and actor, known for The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005) and Der Januskopf (1920). He died on May 25, 1954 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1923 Das brennende Geheimnis (as Hanns Janowitz)
 1920 Der Januskopf (screenplay)
 1920 Ewiger Strom
 1920 The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (story and screen play by)
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