Hans Dreier

Born:  August 21, 1885, Bremen, Germany

Died:  October 24, 1966, Bernardsville, New Jersey


1918:  Maria Magdalena

1919:  Seelenverkaufer, Seine Beichte, Ut Mine Stromtid, Lillis Ehe, Lilli, Der Teufel und Die Madonna

1920:  Nachtgestaleten, Maria Magdalene, The Merry-Go-Round, Kurfurstendamm, Manolescus Memoiren, Die Furstin Woronzoff, Sizilianische Blutrache, Napoleon Und Die Kleine Wascherin, The Woman House of Brescia, Florentinische Nachte

1921:  Die Liebschaften des Hektor Dalmore, Lady Godiva, Die Grosse Und Die Kleine Welt, The Last Witness, Fahrendes Volk, Das Ratsel der Sphinx, Lady Hamilton, Die Abenteuerin von Monte Carlo – 1. Die Geliebte des Schahs, Die Abenteuerin von Monte Carlo -2. Marokkanische Nachte, Die Abenteuerin von Monte Carlo – 3. Der Mordprozess Stanley, Aus dem Schwarzbuch Eines Polizeikommissars 2. Teil: Verbrechen Aus Leidenschaft

1922:  Fridericus rex – 1. Teil: Sturm und Drang, Peter The great

1923:  Das Laster des Spiels

1924:  Die Grosse Unbekannte, Forbidden Paradise

1925:  Zwischen Zwei Frauen

1926:  You Never Know Women

1927:  Wings

1928:  The Last Command, The Legion of the Condemned, The Dragnet, Ladies of the Mob, The Patriot, The Docks of New York

1929:  The Case of Lena Smith, Chinatown Nights, Betrayal, A Dangerous Woman, Innocents of Paris, Thunderbolt, The Love Parade

1930:  Dangerous Paradise, The Vagabond King, Playboy of Paris

1931:  Dishonored, The Smiling Lieutenant, Confessions of a Co-Ed, An American Tragedy, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

1932:  Broken Lullaby, Shanghai Express, One Hour With You, Love Me Tonight, Trouble In Paradise, A Farewell To Arms, Island of Lost Souls

1933:  The Song of Songs, This Day and Age, One Sunday Afternoon, Too Much Harmony, I’m No Angel, Tillie and Gus, The Way To Love, White Woman, Duck Soup, Design For Living

1934:  Miss Fane’s Baby Is Stolen, All of Me, Search for Beauty, Six of a Kind, Bolero, Wharf Angel, Death Takes A Holiday, Melody In Spring, You’re Telling Me, We’re Not Dressing, Double Door, The Scarlet Empress, Thirty Day Princess, Murder At the Vanities, Little Miss Marker, Shoot the Works, Kiss and Make-Up, The Notorious Sophie Lang, Ladies Should Listen, She Loves Me Not, Now and Forever, The Pursuit of Happiness, The Lemon Drop Kid, Cleopatra, Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, Ready For Love, Menace, It’s A Gift, Behold My Wife, Limehouse Blues, Father Brown Detective, Here Is My Heart

1935:  Enter Madame!, The Lives of a Bengal Lancer, Wings In The Dark, Rumba, Ruggles of Red Gap, Car 99, Rocky Mountain Mystery, Mississippi, The Devil Is A Woman, Stolen Harmony, Goin’ To Town, Paris In Spring, So Red The Rose, The Glass Key, Men Without Names, Men On The Flying Trapeze, Accent On Youth, Here Comes Cookie, The Virginia Judge, The Big Broadcast of 1936, The Last Outpost, Hands Across The Table, Peter Ibbetson, Ship Cafe, Coronado, Nevada, The Bride Comes Home

1936:  Rose of the Rancho, Collegiate, Anything Goes, Timothy’s Quest, The Milky Way, Drift Fence, The Trail of the Lonesome Pine, Klondike Annie, The Preview Murder Mystery, Desire, Woman Trap, Give Us This Night, Too Many Parents, Desert Gold, Till We Meet Again, Sky Parade, Florida Special, 13 Hours By Air, F-Man, Forgotten Faces, The Princess Comes Across, Border Flight, Early To Bed, Girl of the Ozarks, And Sudden Death, Poppy, The Return of Sophie Lang, The Arizona Raiders, Rhythm on the Range, Yours For The Asking, A Son Comes Home, My American Wife, The Texas Rangers, Hollywood Boulevard, Straight From The Shoulder, The General Died At Dawn, Lady Be Careful, Wives Never Know, Three Married Men, Murder With Pictures, Valiant Is The Word For Carrie, The Big Broadcast of 1937, Wedding Present, Easy To Take, The Plainsman, The Accusing Finger, The Jungle Princess, Let’s Make a Million, College Holiday

1937:  Champagne Waltz, Bulldog Drummond Escapes, Maid of Salem, Clarence, Murder Goes To College, The Crime Nobody Saw, Swing High Swing Low, Waikiki Wedding, Internes Can’t Take Money, King of Gamblers, Make Way For Tomorrow, Turn Off The Moon, Night of Mystery, I Met Him in Paris, Hotel Haywire, The Last Train From Madrid, Mountain Music, Forlorn River, Easy Living, Wild Money, High Wide and Handsome, Exclusive, Artist and Models, Souls At Sea, Bulldog Drummond Comes Back, Sophie Lang Goes West, This Way Please, Partners In Crime, Angel, Thunder Trail, Hold ‘Em Navy, Night Club Scandal, Ebb Tide, Thrill of a Lifetime, Born To The West, Bulldog Drummond’s Revenge, Daughter of Shanghai, True Confession, Wells Fargo

1938:  The Buccaneer, The Big Broadcast of 1938, Scandal Street, Dangerous To Know, Her Jungle Love, Bulldog Drummond’s Peril, Romance In The Dark, Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife, Tip-Off Girls, College Swing, Stolen Heaven, Cocoanut Grove, Hunted Men, You and Me, Prison Farm, Men With Wings, Bulldog Drummond in Africa, The Texans, Sing You Sinners, Give Me A Sailor, Spawn of the North, Sons of the Legion, Campus Confessions, If I Were King, King of Alcatraz, Touchdown Army, The Arkansas Traveler, Illegal Traffic, Thanks For The Memory, Say It In French, Arrest Bulldog Drummond, Ride A Crooked Mile, Artists and Models Abroad, Tom Sawyer Detective, Zaza

1939:  Disbarred, Ambush, Paris Honeymoon, Boy Trouble, St. Louis Blues, Persons In Hiding, Cafe Society, Never Say Die, King of Chinatown, Midnight, Bulldog Drummond’s Secret Police, Sudden Money, Hotel Imperial, The Lady’s From Kentucky, Union Pacific, Some Like It Hot, Unmarried, Undercover Doctor, The Gracie Allen Murder Case, Invitation To Happiness, Grand Jury Secrets, Man About Town, Bulldog Drummond’s Bride, Million Dollar Legs, Beau Geste, Night Work, Island of Lost Men, Our Leading Citizen, Death of a Champion, The Star Maker, Honeymoon In Bali, $1000 A Touchdown, What A Life, Television Spy, Disputed Passage, The Cat and the Canary, Rulers of the Sea, Our Neighbors-The Carters, Geronimo, The Night of Nights, The Great Victor Herbert, All Women Have Secrets, The Light That Failed

1940:  Remember The Night, Emergency Squad, Parole Fixer, The Farmer’s Daughter, Seventeen, Adventure In Diamonds, Road To Singapore, Women Without Names, Dr. Cyclops, Buck Benny Rides Again, Typhoon, Opened To Mistake, Those Were the Days, The Biscuit Eaters, The Way of All Flesh, The Ghost Breakers, Safari, Queen Of the Mob, Untamed, The Great McGinty, Golden Gloves, Mystery Sea Raider, Comin’ Round the Mountain, Rhythm On The River, I Want A Divorce, Rangers of Fortune, Arise My Love, North West Mounted Police, Christmas In July, Dancing On A Dime, Life With Henry, A Night At Earl Carroll’s, Moon Over Burma, Texas Rangers Ride Again, Love Thy Neighbor, Victory

1941:  Virginia, The Mad Doctor, You’re The One, The Lady Eve, The Monster and the Girl, Las Vegas Nights, I Wanted Wings, Road To Zanzibar, Reaching For The Sun, One Night in Lisbon, The Hard-Boiled Canary, West Point Widow, Caught In The Draft, The Shepherd of the Hills, World Premiere, Aloma of the South Seas, Hold Back The Dawn, Buy Me That Town, Nothing But the Truth, Henry Aldrich For President, New York Town, Birth of the Blues, Skylark, The Night of January 16th, Sullivan’s Travels, Glamour Boy, Bahama Passage, Among the Living, Louisiana Purchase, Pacific Blackout

1942:  Fly-By-Night, The Lady Has Plans, The Fleet’s In, The Remarkable Andrew, Reap the Wild Wind, True To The Army, My Favourite Blonde, This Gun For Hire, The Great Man’s Lady, Take A Letter Darling, Dr. Broadway, Henry and Dizzy, Are Husbands Necessary, Beyond The Blue Horizon, Night In New Orleans, Sweater Girl, Priorities On Parade, Holiday Inn, Wake Island, The Palm Beach Story, The Glass Key, The Major and the Minor, Henry Aldrich Editor, Street of Chance, The Forest Rangers, I Married A Witch, Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, My Heart Belongs To Daddy, Road to Morocco, Lucky Jordan, Star Spangled Rhythm

1943:  Lady Bodyguard, Happy Go Lucky, The Crystal Ball, No Time For Love, Young and Willing, Salute For Three, China, Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour, Five Graves To Cairo, Night Plane From Chungking, Henry Aldrich Swings It, Dixie, For Whom The Bell Tolls, Let’s Face It, The Good Fellows, Hostages, So Proudly We Hail, Henry Aldrich Haunts A House, Riding High, True To Life, The Miracle Of Morgan’s Creek

1944:  Standing Room Only, Henry Aldrich Boy Scout, The Uninvited, You Can’t Ration Love, Double Indemnity, And the Angels Sing, The Hitler Gang, The Story of Dr. Wassell, Henry Aldrich Plays Cupid, Going My Way, The Hour Before Dawn, Ministry of Fear, Henry Aldrich’s Little Secret, Hail The Conquering Hero, The Great Moment, I Love a Soldier, Till We Meet Again, Our Hearts Were Young and Gay, Rainbow Island, Frenchman’s Creek, National Barn Dance, And Now Tomorrow, Here Come the Waves, Practically Yours

1945:  The Affairs of Susan, The Man In Half Moon Street, Bring On The Girls, Salty O’Rourke, A Medal for Benny, The Unseen, Out of This World, Murder He Says, You Came Along, Incendiary Blonde, Love Letters, Duffy’s Tavern, The Lost Weekend, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello In Hollywood, Kitty, Hold That Blonde, Road To Utopia, Masquerade In Mexico, The Stork Club

1946:  Two Years Before the Mast, Miss Susie Slagle’s, To Each His Own, The Blue Dahlia, The Virginian, The Bride Wore Boots, The Well Groomed Bride, O.S.S., The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, Our Hearts Were Growing Up, The Searching Wind, Monsieur Beaucaire, Blue Skies, The Imperfect Lady, Cross My Heart, Calcutta

1947:  Ladies’ Man, California, Easy Come Easy Go, Suddenly It’s Spring, My Favourite Brunette, Blaze of Noon, Dear Ruth, Welcome Stranger, The Trouble With Women, The Perils of Pauline, Golden Earrings, Variety Girl, Unconquered, Wild Harvest, Where There’s Life, Saigo, Road To Rio, I Walk Alone

1948:  The Big Clock, The Sainted Sisters, The Emperor Waltz, Hazard, Dream Girl, A Foreign Affair, My Own True Love, Beyond Glory, Night Has A Thousand Eyes, Sorry Wrong Number, Isn’t It Romantic, Sealed Verdict, Miss Tatlock’s Millions, Whispering Smith, The Paleface, A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur’s Court

1949:  The Accused, Alias Nick Beal, Bride of Vengeance, Streets of Laredo, Sorrowful Jones, The Great Gatsby, Rope of Sand, Top O’ The Morning, Red Hot And Blue, My Friend Irma, Song of Surrender, Chicago Deadline, The File on Thelma Jordan, Dear Wife, The Great Lover, Samson and Delilah, Captain Carey USA

1950:  Paid In Full, Copper Canyon, No Man Of Her Own, Appointment With Danger, Riding High, My Friend Irma Goes West, Fancy Pants, The Furies, Sunset Boulevard, September Affair, Union Station, Dark City, Let’s Dance, Branded, Mr. Music

1951:  A Place In the Sun


Academy Awards:  Best Art Direction-Colour, Frenchman’s Creek (1945); Samson and Delilah (1950); Best Art Direction-Black and White, Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Nominations:  Best Art Direction, The Vagabond King (1928/29); The Love Parade (1928/29); The Patriot (1929/30); Morocco (1930/31); A Farewell To Arms (1932/33); The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935); Souls At Sea (1937); If I Were King (1938); Beau Geste (1939); North West Mounted Police (1940); Arise My Love (1940); Hold Back The Dawn (1941); Reap The Wild Wind (1942); Take A Letter Darling (1942); For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943); Five Graves To Cairo (1943); Lady In The Dark (1944); No Time For Love (1944); Love Letters (1945); Kitty (1946)