Gustav Fröhlich

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Gustav Fröhlich was a German actor and film director. He landed secondary roles in a number of films and plays before landing his breakthrough role of Freder Fredersen in Fritz Lang's 1927 film Metropolis. He remained a popular film star in Germany until the 1950s.

Gustav Fröhlich was a German actor and film director. He landed secondary roles in a number of films and plays before landing his breakthrough role of Freder Fredersen in Fritz Lang's 1927 film Metropolis. He remained a popular film star in Germany until the 1950s.

Born

Friday, 21 March 1902

Died

Tuesday, 22 December 1987

Actor Filmography

Hitler's Hollywood Himself 2017
From Caligari to Hitler: German Cinema in the Age of the Masses Himself (archive footage) 2015
Caligari - Wie der Horror ins Kino kam Freder (archive footage) 2014
Der Fall Metropolis Freder (archive footage) 2003
Die Laurents Guillaume Gaillard 1981
Schicht in Weiß Dr. Sodener 1980
...und keiner schämte sich Dr. Lebrecht 1960
It Only Happened Once Himself, Gustav Fröhlich (archive footage) 1958
The Little Town will go to Sleep Peter Bruck 1954
Rosen aus dem Süden Julien de Costa 1954
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Hitler's Hollywood Himself 2017
From Caligari to Hitler: German Cinema in the Age of the Masses Himself (archive footage) 2015
Caligari - Wie der Horror ins Kino kam Freder (archive footage) 2014
Der Fall Metropolis Freder (archive footage) 2003
Die Laurents Guillaume Gaillard 1981
Schicht in Weiß Dr. Sodener 1980
...und keiner schämte sich Dr. Lebrecht 1960
It Only Happened Once Himself, Gustav Fröhlich (archive footage) 1958
The Little Town will go to Sleep Peter Bruck 1954
Rosen aus dem Süden Julien de Costa 1954
The Sinner Alexander 1951
Diese Nacht vergess ich nie Dr. Paul Schröter 1949
Secrets of a Soul Dr. Thomas Martin 1948
Wege im Zwielicht Otto Lukas 1948
Sag' die Wahrheit Peter Hellmer 1946
Tolle Nacht Peter 1943
Der große König Sgt. Treskow 1942
Herz - modern möbliert Thomas Ostenhoff 1940
Ihr Privatsekretär Der Privatsekretär 1940
Alarm auf Station III Arne Kolk, Zollwachtmeister 1939
Frau Sixta Markus 1938
Die kleine und die große Liebe Prinz Louis Alexander alias Dr. Alexander Bordam 1938
The Stars Shine Gast 1938
Alarm in Peking Oberleutnant Brock 1937
Stadt Anatol Jacques Gregor 1936
Die unmögliche Frau Ingenieur Wiegand 1936
Barcarole Eugen Colloredo 1935
Oberwachtmeister Schwenke Oberwachtmeister Willi Schwenke 1935
The Fugitive from Chicago Michael Nissen 1934
Ray of Sunshine Hans 1933
Die Nacht der großen Liebe Holger Rhon 1933
Was Frauen träumen Walter Koenig 1933
The Company's in Love Werner Loring jr. - stellvertr. Direktor der Ideal Tonfilm 1932
Liebeskommando Leutnant von Lorenz 1931
Voruntersuchung Fritz Bernt, Student 1931
Asphalt Wachtmeister Albert Holk 1929
Homecoming Karl 1928
Metropolis Freder - Joh Fredersen's Son 1927

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