Edgar G. Ulmer

Biography

Edgar Georg Ulmer (September 17, 1904 – September 30, 1972) was an Austrian-American film director. He is best remembered for the movies The Black Cat (1934) and Detour (1945). These stylish and eccentric works have achieved cult status, whereas Ulmer's other films remain relatively unknown.
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27 titles Directing Writing

6.3

The Cavern Sette contro la morte

1964 · Director

5.4

Journey Beneath the Desert Antinea, l'amante della città sepolta

1961 · Director

5.3

Beyond the Time Barrier

1960 · Director

5.3

Hannibal Annibale

1959 · Director

5.0

The Naked Venus

1959 · Director

5.3

Daughter of Dr. Jekyll

1957 · Director

6.0

Murder Is My Beat

1955 · Director

6.8

The Naked Dawn

1955 · Director

5.2

Babes in Bagdad

1952 · Director

6.0

St. Benny the Dip

1951 · Director

5.7

The Man from Planet X

1951 · Director

6.5

The Pirates of Capri

1949 · Director

7.0

Ruthless

1948 · Director

6.5

Carnegie Hall

1947 · Director

6.4

The Wife of Monte Cristo

1946 · Director

6.5

Her Sister's Secret

1946 · Director

6.7

The Strange Woman

1946 · Director

6.3

Strange Illusion

1945 · Director

7.4

Detour

1945 · Director

6.5

Club Havana

1945 · Director

6.0

Bluebeard

1944 · Director

5.2

Minstrel Man

1944 · Director, Second Unit Director

4.6

Isle of Forgotten Sins

1943 · Director

4.5

Girls in Chains

1943 · Director

5.9

My Son, The Hero

1943 · Director

4.8

Jive Junction

1943 · Director

4.6

Tomorrow We Live

1942 · Director

Cloud in the Sky

1940 · Director

They Do Come Back

1940 · Director

6.0

American Matchmaker

1940 · Director

4.9

Moon Over Harlem

1939 · Director

6.5

The Light Ahead Fishke der Krumer

1939 · Director

4.4

Let My People Live

1939 · Director

6.5

Cossacks in Exile Zaporozhets za Dunayem

1939 · Director

6.6

The Singing Blacksmith Yankl Der Schmid

1938 · Director

6.4

Green Fields Grine Felder

1937 · Director

3.6

From Nine to Nine

1936 · Director

7.1

The Black Cat

1934 · Director

5.1

Thunder Over Texas

1934 · Director

4.3

Damaged Lives

1933 · Director

6.5

Aloha

1931 · Assistant Director

7.5

People on Sunday Menschen am Sonntag

1930 · Director

The Border Sherriff

1926 · Assistant Director

8.1

The Last Laugh Der letzte Mann

1924 · Assistant Director

6.6

The Finances of the Grand Duke Die Finanzen des Großherzogs

1924 · Assistant Director

8 titles Directing Writing

6.7

The Strange Woman

1946 · Writer

4.6

Isle of Forgotten Sins

1943 · Screenplay

5.3

Corregidor

1943 · Screenplay, Story

5.9

My Son, The Hero

1943 · Writer

6.6

Hitler's Madman

1943 · Writer

4.5

Girls in Chains

1943 · Story

5.4

Prisoner of Japan

1942 · Story

6.5

The Light Ahead Fishke der Krumer

1939 · Screenplay

7.1

The Black Cat

1934 · Story

4.3

Damaged Lives

1933 · Writer

7.5

People on Sunday Menschen am Sonntag

1930 · Screenplay