Three Penny Opera

  • 1963
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Opera

A tolerable version of the Bertolt Brecht-Kurt Weill opera which seems to defy an expert transformation to the screen, especially after G.W. Pabst's minor attempt. This time Sammy Davis, Jr., takes over the role of the ballad singer, while Jurgens is Mack the Knife. The story, a simple one, has Jurgens proposing to marry Ritchie and follows the ruckus more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Gunter Weisenborn
Marc Blitzstein
Source (3 Credits)
Bertolt Brecht
Kurt Weill
Producer (1 Credit)
Kurt Ulrich
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Roger Fellous
Editor (1 Credit)
Wolfgang Wehrum
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Kurt Weill
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Hein Heckroth
Costumes (2 Credits)
Hein Heckroth
Heinz Willeg
Music Director (1 Credit)
Peter Sandloff
Choreography (1 Credit)
Dick Price

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