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Lucie Mannheim

Foto: Siegmund Labisch (1863-1942)

1895 - 1976

The actress Lucie Mannheim was a stage actress with heart and soul. In the early 20's she appeared in some silent movies like "Der steinerne Reiter" (22), "Der Schatz" (23), "Die Prinzessin Suwarin" (23) and "Atlantik" (29).

But her film appearances became more rarely in the 30's again, she directed her attention to the theater as ever. 
To her few movies in Germany of the 30's belong "Danton" (31), "Der Ball" (31) and "Madame wünscht keine Kinder" (33). She eventually had to emigrate to England because of the political situation in Germany. There she was able to continue her film career with single productions, among other with Alfred Hitchcock's "The 39 Steps" (35) as well as "The High Command" (36), "The Yellow Canary" (43) and "The True Story of Lilli Marlene" (43).

Lucie Mannheim returned to Germany after the war where she continued her stage career successfully. She took part in movies till 1970 as well. To her post-war movies belong "Nachts auf den Strassen" (52), "The Man Who Watched the Trains Go By" (53), "Gestehen Sie. Dr. Corda!" (58), "Der Eiserne Gustav" (58), "Arzt aus Leidenschaft" (59), "Beyond the Curtain" (60), "Der Kinderdieb" (66) and her last cinematical work "Cher Antoine oder Die verfehlte Liebe" (70).

Other movies with Lucie Mannheim:
Zwischen zwei Welten (19) Jungmädchenstreiche (20) Die Austreibung (23) Der Puppenmacher von Kiang-Ming (23) East Meets West (36) The Tawny Pipit (44) Hotel Reserve (44) So Little Time (52) Das ideale Brautpaar (53) Ich und Du (53) Die Stadt ist voller Geheimnisse (54) Serie "The Scarlet Pimpernel" (54) Du darfst nicht länger schweigen (55) Frauenarzt Dr. Bertram (57) Ihr 106. Geburtstag (58) Der letzte Zeuge (60) General Frédérich (64) Bunny Lake Is Missing (65) 

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