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Wen die Götter lieben (1942)

A film relating to the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. [This is from the US copyright record, which is public domain.]


Karl Hartl


Richard Billinger (novel), E. Strzygowski (novel) | 1 more credit »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hans Holt ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Irene von Meyendorff ... Luisa Weber Langer
Winnie Markus ... Konstanze Weber Mozart
Doris Hild Doris Hild
Paul Hörbiger ... Von Strack
Walter Janssen ... Leopold Mozart
Rosa Albach-Retty Rosa Albach-Retty ... Frau Mozart
Georg Lorenz Georg Lorenz
Annie Rosar ... Frau Weber
René Deltgen ... Ludwig van Beethoven
Thea Weis Thea Weis ... Sophie Weber
Susi Witt Susi Witt ... Josepha Weber
Curd Jürgens ... Emperor Joseph II
Pepi Glöckner-Kramer Pepi Glöckner-Kramer
Franz Herterich Franz Herterich


A film relating to the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. [This is from the US copyright record, which is public domain.]

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Release Date:

1943 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more »

Filming Locations:

Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria See more »

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1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


Joseph Goebbels suggested to Karl Hartl to make a biographical film on Mozart after viewing his sci-fi film Gold (1934). See more »


Remake of Mozart (1936) See more »

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The Life of Mozart!!
24 October 2017 | by elo-equipamentosSee all my reviews

This biography movie about the Mozart's life since your first dating with a ambitious woman to climb in society Luisa Weber Langer falling in love to her immediately,an unrequited love affair,instead your sister Konstanze who was in love with him and end up a marriage later,after that is about your close relationship with the Emperor Joseph II,this period produced the most famous and beautiful musical works,including a brief meeting with Beethoven,but had too much financial problems dying poor and still young in a little house,nice biography!!


First watch: 2017 / How many: 1 / Source: DVD / Rating: 7

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