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B. Traven (I) (1882–1969)

B. Traven was born on February 23, 1882 in Schwiebus, Prussia, Germany as Ret Marut. He was a writer and actor, known for The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), La rebelión de los colgados (1954) and Macario (1960). He was married to Rosa Elena Lujan. He died on March 27, 1969 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. See full bio »

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 1983 Kuolemanlaiva (TV Movie) (novel "Das Totenschiff")
 1970 Au verre de l'amitié (Short) (short story)
 1970 The Bridge in the Jungle (novel)
 1970 Die Baumwollpflücker (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Das Ei des Abraham (1970) ... (writer)
- Wir waren unser sechs (1970) ... (writer)
 1967 The Legend of Pepito (TV Movie) (short story)
 1963 Días de otoño (story "Frustration")
 1961 Rosa blanca (novel "La Rosa Blanca")
 1960 Macario (story "The Third Guest")
 1959 Ship of the Dead (novel)
 1957 Der Banditendoktor (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 Canasta de cuentos mexicanos (stories)
 1956 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (tale - 1 episode)
- The Ballad of Mender McClure (1956) ... (tale)
 1955 Cheyenne (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Argonauts (1955) ... (novel)
 1955 TV de Vanguarda (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- O Tesouro de Sierra Madre (1955) ... (novel)
 1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (based on a story - 1 episode)
- The Legend of Pepito (1955) ... (based on a story)
 1954 La rebelión de los colgados (novel) / (screenplay - as Hal Croves)
 1948 The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (based on the novel by)
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 1967 Im Busch von Mexiko (TV Series)
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- Was kümmert euch den mein Gesicht (1967) ... B. Traven (as Traven-Torsvan)
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 1970 The Bridge in the Jungle (in memoriam)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Story: "The Legend of Pepito". NOTE: Filmed as BBC Sunday-Night Theatre: The Legend of Pepito (1955)/ See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Hal Croves | Bernard Traven | Traven-Torsvan

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