William Dieterle

Jul 15, 1893


A stage actor in Germany and Switzerland as a teenager, William (born Wilhelm) Dieterle began acting in movies by 1913, and appeared in such memorable '20s films as Paul Leni's Waxworks (1924) and F. W. Murnau's Faust (1926). In 1923 Dieterle also began directing himself in a series of films, including Geschlecht In Fesseln (Sex in Chains [1928]). He… More


William Dieterle Videos

The Hunchback Of Notre Dame
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The Life Of Emile Zola
1 minutes 34 seconds
The Prince And The Pauper
4 minutes 57 seconds

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