STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 12,415 this week

Thea von Harbou (1888–1954)


Thea von Harbou was born on December 27, 1888 in Tauperlitz, Döhlau, Bavaria, Germany as Thea Gabriele von Harbou. She was a writer and director, known for Metropolis (1927), Spies (1928) and M (1931). She was married to Fritz Lang and Rudolf Klein-Rogge. She died on July 1, 1954 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »

Died:

(age 65) in Berlin, Germany

We Recommend These 6 "Friends" Episodes to Make You Laugh

Now that all 10 seasons of "Friends" are available to stream, we've found 6 classic episodes guaranteed to make you laugh.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 people
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 21 people
created 08 Jan 2011
 
a list of 133 people
created 5 days ago
 
a list of 26 people
created 18 May 2014
 
a list of 170 people
created 17 Dec 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Thea von Harbou's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »

Known For

Metropolis Writer
(1927)
Spies Writer
(1928)
M Writer
(1931)
(1934)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (77 credits)
 2001 Metropolis (novel "Metropolis" and 1927 screenplay - uncredited)
 1982 M. le maudit (TV Short) (original screenplay - uncredited)
 1960 Journey to the Lost City (novel) / (screenplay)
 1959 The Indian Tomb (novel)
 1959 Tiger of Bengal (novel "Das Indische Grabmal")
 1951 M (original screenplay - uncredited)
 1948 Fahrt ins Glück (writer)
 1945 Life Goes On (novel)
 1945 Via Mala (writer)
 1945 Kolberg (rumored - rumored)
 1943 Die Gattin
 1943 The Genius and the Nightingale (screenplay) / (story)
 1941 Annelie (screenplay)
 1941 Clarissa (uncredited)
 1940 Lauter Liebe
 1939 Hurrah! I'm a Papa (writer)
 1939 Menschen vom Varieté (writer)
 1939 Stars of Variety (writer)
 1938 Covered Tracks (writer)
 1938 Die Frau am Scheidewege (screenplay)
 1938 Jugend (writer)
 1938 Le tombeau hindou (novel "Das indische Grabmal")
 1938 Le tigre du Bengale (novel)
 1938 Das indische Grabmal (novel)
 1938 The Tiger of Eschnapur (novel "Das Indische Grabmal")
 1937 Mother Song (screenplay) / (story)
 1937 The Broken Jug (screenplay)
 1937 Der Herrscher (screenplay)
 1936 Eskapade (adaptation)
 1933 The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (scenario)
 1931 M (script)
 1929 Woman in the Moon (manuscript) / (novel "Frau im Mond")
 1928 Spies (novel 'Spione') / (screenplay)
 1927 Metropolis (novel) / (screenplay)
 1924 Michael (adaptation and screenplay)
 1923 Die Austreibung (Short)
 1923 Der steinerne Reiter (idea)
 1922 Phantom (adapted for the screen by)
 1921 Mysteries of India, Part II: Above All Law (novel) / (scenario)
 1921 Mysteries of India, Part I: Truth (novel) / (scenario)
 1921 Destiny
 1921 Das Haus des Dr. Gaudeamus (novel "Haus ohne Tür und Fenster")
 1921 Vier um die Frau (written by)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Das indische Grabmal zweiter Teil - Der Tiger von Eschnapur" (filmed as Mysteries of India, Part II: Above All Law (1921)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

The story of her death is the inspiration for Michel Fugain's hit single "La Vieille Dame" (1978), which was a huge success in France. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.



Recently Viewed