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Hanns Kräly (1884–1950)

Hanns Kräly was born on January 16, 1884 in Hamburg, Germany. He was a writer and actor, known for The Patriot (1928), One Hundred Men and a Girl (1937) and The Last of Mrs. Cheyney (1929). He died on November 11, 1950 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Patriot Writer
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney Script and Continuity Department


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 1973 Oh Jonathan, oh Jonathan! (story)
 1962 Kohlhiesel's Daughters (idea - as Hans Kräly)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- It Started with Eve (1956) ... (story)
 1955 Ja, ja die Liebe in Tirol (book "Kohlhiesels Töchter" - as Hans Kräly)
 1943 The Mad Ghoul (original story - as Hans Kraly)
 1943 Kohlhiesel's Daughters (play)
 1941 It Started with Eve (original story - as Hans Kraly)
 1941 West Point Widow (screenplay)
 1939 Broadway Serenade (from original story by - as Hans Kraly)
 1938 A Desperate Adventure (story)
 1937 Music for Madame (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited)
 1937 One Hundred Men and a Girl (based on an idea by - as Hans Kraly)
 1935 Broadway Gondolier (story - as Hans Kraly)
 1935 Lottery Lover (contributor to treatment - uncredited)
 1934 Caravan (contributor to special sequences - uncredited)
 1933 By Candlelight (adaptation - as Hans Kraly)
 1933 My Lips Betray (writer)
 1932 Flesh (uncredited)
 1931 Private Lives (scenario - as Hans Kraly)
 1931 Jenny Lind (adaptation - as Hans Kraly)
 1931 Just a Gigolo (screen adaptation and dialogue - as Hans Kraly)
 1930 A Lady's Morals (scenario - as Hans Kraly)
 1930 Gretel and Liesel (play)
 1930 Die Sehnsucht jeder Frau (German dialogue)
 1930 The Lady of Scandal (scenario - as Hans Kraly)
 1929 Devil-May-Care (scenario - as Hans Kraly)
 1929 The Kiss (scenario - as Hans Kraly)
 1929 Betrayal (writer)
 1929 Eternal Love (adaptation - as Hans Kraly) / (screenplay - as Hans Kraly)
 1928 The Patriot (adaptation - as Hans Kraly)
 1928 The Garden of Eden (screen version, as Hans Kraly)
 1927 Quality Street (as Hans Kraly)
 1926 Flesh and the Devil (uncredited)
 1926 The Duchess of Buffalo (as Hans Kraly)
 1926 So This Is Paris (screen adaptation - as Hans Kraely)
 1926 Kiki (as Hans Kraly)
 1925 The Eagle (uncredited)
 1925 Her Sister from Paris (story - as Hans Kraly)
 1925 Kiss Me Again (as Hans Kraly)
 1924 Forbidden Paradise (as Hans Kraly)
 1924 Her Night of Romance (as Hans Kraly)
 1924 Three Women (screenplay - as Hans Kraly) / (story - as Hans Kraly)
 1923 All for Money (writer)
 1923 Das Paradies im Schnee (writer)
 1923 Rosita (as Hans Kraly)
 1923 The Flame (Short) (writer)
 1923 La Boheme (treatment)
 1921 The Wildcat
 1920 Arme Violetta
 1920 Deception
 1920 Sumurun (scenario)
 1920 Romeo and Juliet in the Snow (screenplay) / (story)
 1920 Hundemamachen
 1919 The Doll
 1919 Komtesse Doddy (writer)
 1919 Die Fahrt ins Blaue (writer)
 1919 Intoxication (writer)
 1919 Passion (writer)
 1919 The Oyster Princess (writer)
 1919 Das Caviar-Mäuschen (writer)
 1919 Meyer from Berlin (writer)
 1918 Carmen (writer)
 1918 The Yellow Ticket (writer)
 1918 My Wife, the Movie Star (screenplay) / (story)
 1918 The Eyes of the Mummy (dramatisation)
 1918 I Don't Want to Be a Man (writer)
 1918 The Ballet Girl (screenplay) / (story)
 1918 Verlorene Töchter (writer)
 1918 In Sachen Marc Renard (Short) (writer)
 1918 Der Prozeß Hauers (writer)
 1918 Nach zwanzig Jahren (Short) (writer)
 1916 Eine Walzernacht (Short)
 1916 Die Klabriaspartie (Short)
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Hans Kraely | Hans Kraly | Hans Kräly

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Actor from 1911, writer of film scripts from 1915. Forged a famous partnership with director Ernst Lubitsch in 1918, first in Germany, then in Hollywood in the early 20's.

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