Ritz Cinemas COVID-19 Updates →
Loading

Ritz Cinemas

Australian Premiere

“A heartfelt tribute to one of the great Jews of early Hollywood.” ?- Atlanta Jewish Times

A German Jewish immigrant, Carl Laemmle was one of the great creative minds behind the modern motion picture business. After establishing Universal Pictures in 1912, Laemmle would go on to give many Hollywood legends their starts, including Walt Disney, John Ford and Irving Thalberg. He also hired many female directors and made Lois Weber the highest paid director on his lot. Under Laemmle’s leadership, Universal would become known for its classic monster movies, mostly notably ?The Phantom of the Opera?, ?Frankenstein? and ?Dracula?. After selling the studio in 1936, Laemmle would go on to battle Adolf Hitler’s government and a notoriously anti-Semitic US State Department, and ultimately rescue over 300 Jewish refugee families from Nazi Germany.

Language: English

Rating

E

Duration

91

Cast

Antonia Carlotta, Peter Bogdanovich, Willie Garson

Director

James L. Freedman

Can't decide? What about...

The Fifth Element (1997)

Release Date: 20 Nov 2020

Add Reminder

Release Date: 13 Nov 2020

Add Reminder
My Fair Lady (1964)

Release Date: 18 Jul 2020

Add Reminder
West Side Story (1961)

Release Date: 11 Jul 2020

Add Reminder
Singin' in the Rain (1952)

Release Date: 04 Jul 2020

Add Reminder
What's Up, Doc? (1972)

Release Date: 19 Jul 2020

Add Reminder
Top Gun: Maverick

Release Date: 26 Dec 2020

Add Reminder
Soul

Release Date: 26 Dec 2020

Add Reminder
Previous Next