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Michael Ende (1929–1995)

Born 1929 in Germany as son of a surrealist painter who was banned by the Nazis in 1936. Went to Waldorf-school and deserted when he was called to the army at age of 16 in 1945. After the war he became an actor, critic and finally writer. His first big success was the children's book "Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivfuehrer" (Jim Knopf and Lukas ... See full bio »

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 2014 Legend of Raana (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 2013 Kathedralen (Documentary short) (story)
 2001 Tales from the Neverending Story (TV Series) (novel "The Neverending Story" - 2 episodes)
- Deleting Mr. Blank (2001) ... (novel "The Neverending Story")
- Heart of Stone (2001) ... (novel "The Neverending Story")
 2001 Momo (novel "Momo")
 2000 Wunschpunsch (TV Series) (novel "Der satanarchaolugenialkohollische Wunschpunsch")
 2000 In aller Freundschaft (TV Series) (quotations: novel 'Momo' - 1 episode)
- Aller Anfang ist schwer (2000) ... (quotations: novel 'Momo')
 2000 Jim Knopf (TV Series) (novel)
 1999 Theater: Momo (TV Movie)
 1998 Jim Button (TV Series) (created by - 3 episodes)
- Mandala (1998) ... (creator)
- De mooie gevangene (1998) ... (creator)
- Een verrassingspakket (1998) ... (creator)
 1995 The NeverEnding Story (TV Series) (novel)
 1994 The NeverEnding Story III (characters)
 1991 Einstein Roman (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter (based on the novel "The Neverending Story" by)
 1986 Momo (novel) / (screenplay)
 1984 The NeverEnding Story (novel)
 1978 Jim Knopf und die wilde 13 (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Von China nach Jamballa (1978) ... (novel)
- Von der Wüste nach China (1978) ... (novel)
- Vom Magnetberg in die Wüste (1978) ... (novel)
- Von Lummerland zum Magnetberg (1978) ... (novel)
 1977 Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Von der Wüste in die Drachenstadt (1977) ... (novel)
- Von China in die Wüste (1977) ... (novel)
- Von Lummerland nach China (1977) ... (novel)
 1962 Jim Knopf und die wilde Dreizehn (TV Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Jamballa (1962) ... (novel)
- Die Seeschlacht (1962) ... (novel)
- Molly (1962) ... (novel)
- Perpetuum mobile (1962) ... (novel)
- Der Magnetberg (1962) ... (novel)
 1961 Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer (TV Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Die Heimkehr (1961) ... (novel)
- Die Drachenstadt (1961) ... (novel)
- In der Wüste (1961) ... (novel)
- In China (1961) ... (novel)
- Auf Lummerland (1961) ... (novel)
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Mihyaeru Ende
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[on The NeverEnding Story (1984), based on his 1979 novel] That revolting movie...a gigantic melodrama of kitsch, commerce, plush and plastic... The makers of the film simply did not understand the book at all. They just wanted to make money.

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