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Friedemann Bach (1941)

 |  Drama, Music  |  1953 (USA)
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Cast overview:
Gustaf Gründgens ...
Komtesse Antonia Kollowrat
Johannes Riemann ...
Mariella Fiorini
Eugen Klöpfer ...
Hermine Körner ...
Gräfin Kollowrat
Wolfgang Liebeneiner ...
Gustav Knuth ...
Johann Christoph Altnikol


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A good non propaganda German film classic
6 July 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Gustav Grundgens wears a realist wig, since he was bald Headed.He plays the son of Sebastian Johann Bach.But he want to go independent of his music, from his fathers success, played by Eugen Klopfer. Friedman takes the place of his Father, who prefers the church, in being court concert organizer.He become successful and is encourage to compose for a ballet for court Ballerina,Played by Camilla Horn.He falls for Comtess Antonia Kollowsrat, played by Leni Marenbach,of when a train goes by ,1943, who encourages him to go back to his roots and compose independent, but Count Von Bruhl loves her too,played by Johann Rienman.But because he , Friedman ask her to wait,too long, for marriage,she ends up getting married to the count.Freidmann end up going down hill working for a comedy troop,then tries to sell his songs ends up in a duel with a customer and dying in his brothers bed.How tragic,whether the real one suffered this way ,I would have to check it out.Gustav Knuth plays his beast friend and fiancé to his sister,played by Lotte Koch, who attempts to helps Friedman to get a organist job at a church,but is rejected cause he's not like his father .Wolfgang Liebeneiner, before he turned to director. plays his brother.This film is a digital transfer and it contains subtitle.This d.v.d also contains a cartoon made in 1936 in a.g.f.a. color, advertising a spice for soup,Maggie.It has the Die Deutch Waschnau news, in which the Nazis bomb a Russian town and misses a Jewish synagogue and the movies audience is lied too in which the news is claiming that they destroyed the town, because the Nazis missed the church.Then the Lithuanians are welcoming the Nazi soldiers as their rescuers, on the account they hated Stalin and the communist. Available at 07/06/12

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