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Helmut Käutner (1908–1980)


Helmut Käutner was born on March 25, 1908 in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Paul Günther Helmut Käutner. He was a director and writer, known for The Captain from Köpenick (1956), The Devil's General (1955) and Die letzte Brücke (1954). He was married to Erica Balqué. He died on April 20, 1980 in Castellina in Chianti, ... See full bio »

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11 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Devil's General
(1955)
Die letzte Brücke
(1954)
Sky Without Stars
(1955)

Filmography

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 1977 Mulligans Rückkehr (TV Movie)
 1976 Margarete in Aix (TV Movie)
 1974 Derrick (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Stiftungsfest (1974)
 1974 Die preußische Heirat (TV Movie)
 1971 Die gefälschte Göttin (TV Movie)
 1970 Der Kommissar (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Anonymer Anruf (1970)
 1970 Einladung ins Schloss (TV Movie)
 1969 Tagebuch eines Frauenmörders (TV Movie)
 1968 Bel Ami (TV Movie)
 1967 Stella (TV Movie)
 1967 Die spanische Puppe (TV Movie)
 1966 Leben wie die Fürsten (TV Movie)
 1966 Robin Hood, the Noble Robber (TV Movie)
 1965 Die Flasche (TV Movie)
 1965 Romulus der Große (TV Movie)
 1964 Das Gespenst von Canterville (TV Movie)
 1963 Vorspiel auf dem Theater (TV Short)
 1962 Die Rote
 1961 Diesmal muß es Kaviar sein (uncredited)
 1961 Es muß nicht immer Kaviar sein (uncredited)
 1961 Zu jung für die Liebe? (supervisor)
 1959 A Stranger in My Arms (as Helmut Kautner)
 1957 Monpti
 1950 Königskinder
 1942 Anuschka
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Other Works:

Playwright: "Himmel ohne Sterne"

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2 Print Biographies | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Helmut Kautner | Käutner
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Produced two films for Universal during his brief sojourn in Hollywood : The Restless Years (1958) and A Stranger in My Arms (1959). See more »

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