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Hungarians and the Motion Picture Industry
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1Famous Hungarian Immigrants to the 16Ramones have released 14 studio albums.
U.S. Craig L. Dicker, Ph.D. Office of 17Hungarians in Popular Culture. George
English Language Programs U.S. Embassy, P?l (b. 1/2/1908, Cegl?d, Hungary, d.
Budapest DickerCL@state.gov. 5/2/1980 -Cartoonist - Winner of SIX
2Presentation Outline. Hungarians and Oscars, and pioneer of stop-action
the making of motion pictures Hungarians animation. Developed methods for
and the making of the atomic bomb integrating animated special effects with
Hungarians and popular culture Hungarians live action George graduated with an
and the fine arts Hungarians and big architectural degree when Hungary was in
business Hungarians and America. no need of architects, but there were jobs
3Hungarians and the Motion Picture for animation illustrators at Hunnia films
Industry. Founder of Paramount Pictures Fled the Nazis just before WWII and moved
Founder of Loews Theaters Produced first to the US In the '50s Pal turned to
full length motion picture, the Prisoner live-action films as a producer starting
of Zenda Recipient of a special academy with "Destination Moon," (Oscar)
award (l948) for his contributions to the He later brought to the screen such
industry. Adolph Zukor - (b. 1873, Ricse, classics as H.G. Wells' "The War of
Hungary, d. 1976, Century City, CA) the Worlds" (Oscar) and "The
"Mr. Motion Pictures" and Oscar Time Machine" (Oscar), and "When
Winner. shown left to Right: Jesse L. World Collide" (Oscar)..
Lasky, Adolph Zukor, Samuel Goldfish 18Hungarians in Popular Culture. Escaped
(later Goldwyn), Cecil B. DeMille and Hungary during the 1956 revolution Ended
Albert Kaufman. up becoming a photojournalist for the
4Hungarians and the Motion Picture Village Voice Won the International
Industry. William Fox - (born Vilmos Center for Photography Prize in l990 Her
Fried, 1/1/1879, Tulchva, Hungary, d. pictures can be found in the Guggenheim
5/8/1952, New York) Producer and Hollywood Museum, the Museum of Modern Art, the
Mogul - Founder of Fox Studios! Bought his Metropolitan Museum and the San Francisco
first penny arcade in 1904 Expanded to Museum of Modern Art. Sylvia Plachy - (b.
film distribution, exhibition and 1943, Budapest) Acclaimed Photographer,
production, creating Fox Film Corporation Mother of Actor Adrien Brody.
in 1915 By the mid-1920s, Fox owned more 19Hungarians in Popular Culture. Zsa Zsa
than 500 theaters in the US alone and G?bor - (b. 2/6/1918, Budapest). Eva G?bor
produced many of the top stars In l935, (b. 2/11/1920, Budapest, d. 7/4/1995)
during the height of the depression, Fox Actress. Best known for her role as Lisa
Film merged with 20th Century Pictures to Douglas on the popular TV sitcom Green
create 20th Century Fox In l936, Fox Acres (1965-70). known for roles in
attempted to bribe the judge proceeding "Moulin Rouge," 1952; "The
over the liquidation of his assets during Story of Three Loves," 1953;
his bankruptcy proceedings. He was "The Girl in the Kremlin," 1957;
sentence to 1 year in prison (l942-3) but and Orson Welles' classic "Touch of
never worked in Hollywood again. Evil," 1958.
5Hungarians in the Motion Picture 20Hungarians in Popular Culture. Gene
Industry. *One of the great all time Simmons of KISS Legendary Rock-n-Roller!
directors *nominated 5 times for best Born Chaim Witz in Haifa Israel in 1949,
director, winning twice (for the Wizard his mother Florence was a Hungarian
of Oz and My Fair Lady *Directed 8 survivor of a Nazi concentration camp, and
actresses to Oscar nominations for best his father Yechiel was a carpenter.
Actress * Directed over 65 films, Settled in the Williamsburg section of
including A Star is Born, Somethings Brooklyn, NY at the age of 9 Taught school
got to give, Gone with the Wind and It in Spanish Harlem Speaks Hungarian,
should happen to you. George Cukor - (b. Turkish, Hebrew, Spanish and English
7/7/1899, New York, d. 1/23/1983, Los Started playing the guitar at age 15 Style
Angeles) Double Oscar Winning Director. (particularly dress and make up)
Pictured here with Audrey Hepburn influenced by the comic books he read when
accepting his first Oscar. young and trying to master the English
6Hungarians in the Motion Picture language.
Industry. Fled Hungary in l956 and settled 21Hungarians in High Culture. Eugene
in the US Produced blockbuster hits like (Jen?) Orm?ndy - (b.11/18/1899, Budapest,
Rambo, the Music Box, Total Recall, Air Hungary, d. 3/12/1985, Philadelphia)
America and Jacob's Ladder, Die Hard: With Renowned Conductor (Philadelphia).
a Vengeance, Terminator, Color of Night, Graduate of the Budapest Royal Academy-
Judge Dredd, The Scarlett Letter, Oliver became a professor of Violin himself at
Stone's Nixon, Evita, An Alan Smithee the age of 17 In l921, while supposedly
Film: Burn Hollywood Burn, Shadow beginning a concert tour of America, he
Conspiracy, Out of Order. Andrew Vajna - canceled the tour and took a job with the
born in Budapest Producer, Hollywood orchestra of the Capitol Theatre in New
Legend: President of Cinergi Productions, York 1931-6 was the conductor of the
co-Founder of Carolco Pictures. Minnesota Symphony Orchestra 1936- went to
7Hungarians in the Motion Picture Philadelphia and shared conductorship with
Industry. Michael Curtiz - (b. Man? Leopold Stokowski 1938-1980- principal
Kert?sz Kaminer, 12/24,1898 Budapest, d. conductor for the Philadelphia Symphony
4/10/1962, Hollywood, California) Oscar Orchestra (which became known for its
Winning Director of "Casablanca" warm, textured sound and velvety string
Between l912-1920, he shot 38 productions feeling).
in Hungary, including a film version of 22Hungarians in High Culture. George
the popular poem of Antal Farkas with the Sz?ll - (b. Budapest 6/7/1897, d.
title J?n az ?cs?m (1919). Moved to the Cleveland, Ohio 1970) Legendary Conductor.
U.S. in l926 His films during the 30's and A child prodigy, was performing in public
40's included Casablanca (1942) , Mildred by 11, conducted the Vienna Symphony
Pierce (1945), Captain Blood, The Charge Orchestra at 16 and the Berlin Symphony
of the Light Brigade, Angels With Dirty (also playing the piano) at 17 Is credited
Faces (Oscar nomination), The Adventures for having transformed the Cleveland
of Robin Hood, Four Daughters (Oscar Symphony Orchestra into one of the
nomination), The Sea Hawk, Yankee Doodle greatest in the world (among the U.S.s
Dandy (Oscar nomination), This Is the big five) In l939, he made his way to NYC
Army, Night and Day and White Christmas. where he started to conduct the NBC
He even directed one of Elvis Presley's Symphony Orchestra In the early 1940s, he
most credible films, King Creole in 1958. often conducted Metropolitan Opera in NYC
Directing Bogart and Bacall in Casablanca. In l946, he became the principal conductor
8Hungarians in the Motion Picture of the Cleveland Symphony.
Industry. *Revolutionized the art of 23Hungarians and Big Business. Charles
writing film scores with his Simonyi (b. 9/10/1948, Budapest)
unconventional approach, dynamic use of Billionaire Computer Scientist and Chief
percussion and powerful string Architect, Microsoft Corporation. led a
arrangements Wrote hundreds of film team of programmers in the development of
scores, including The Thief of Bagdad, Bravo, the first WYSIWYG (What You See Is
Hitchcocks Spellbound, Ben Hur, El What You Get, pronounced wizzywig, i.e. MS
Cid, The Jungle Book, and Julius Word) word processing editor worked for
Cesar. Mikl?s R?zsa - (b. 1907, Budapest) the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center from
Triple Oscar Winning Film Composer. 1972-80 and joined Microsoft in 1981 to
9Hungarians and the Atomic Bomb. Edward start the development of microcomputer
(Ede) Teller - (b. Jan. 15, 1908, application programs . He hired and
Budapest) Physicist, instrumental in the managed teams who developed Microsoft
Manhattan Project, Father of the the Multiplan, Word, Excel, and other
H-Bomb: co-developed the Atomic Bomb and applications.
Discovered BET equation. His first 24Hungarians and Big Business. Peter
published paper: "Hydrogen Molecular Carl Goldmark - (b. 12/2/1906, Budapest
Ion," was one of the earliest d. Westchester County, NY, 12/7/1977)
statements of what is still the most Engineer, CBS Chief Scientist - Invented
widely held view of the molecule. In 1941 the Color Television, 33 1/3 LP Record,
Teller joined America's best physicists in and the Electronic Video Recorder.
the top secret Manhattan Project. Their Emigrated to the U.S. in l933 and began
mission: to develop the atom bomb before working for CBS Broadcasting in l936
the Germans did. Lead the research team on developed the first commercial color
the development of the hydrogen bomb at television system, which used a rotating
Los Alamos Laboratories. Accepting the three-color disk, and announced in 1940
National Medal of Science from President that CBS had a marketable color television
Kennedy. and broadcasted in New York Developed the
10Hungarians and the Atomic Bomb. Leo 33 1/3 LP, greatly expanding the length of
Szil?rd - (b. Feb 11, 1898, Budapest, d. disk play and made the disk of vinyl,
May 30, 1964, La Jolla, California) rather than the shellac-and-clay blend
Physicist - Co-developed the Atomic Bomb, previously employed. developed the first
patented the nuclear reactor, catalyst of electronic video recording systemthe
the Manhattan Project. , he convinced forerunner for the VCR in your home today
Einstein, the scientific community, and developed a scanning system used by the
the President to start the Manhattan Lunar Orbiter spacecraft in 1966 to
Project First realized the potential use transmit photographs to the earth from the
of nuclear fission in an atomic bomb, and moon. CBS received credit for all of his
worked with Fermi on the first nuclear work. As a result, Goldmark has not been
reaction. his other ideas included the given the recognition he deserves.
electron microscope, cyclotron, and linear 25Hungarians and Big Business. Andy
accelerator. He proposed term Grove (b 1936, Budapest) Former
"breeder" to describe an nuclear President/CEO, and Chairman of Intel.
reactor and holds a joint 1955 US patent Time's Man of the Year for 1998. In July
on the nuclear reactor with Enrico Fermi 1968, Dr. Grove participated in the
proposed methods of reducing US-USSR founding of Intel Corporation In 1979 he
tensions, including the Washington-Moscow was named its President, and in 1987 he
"hotline." Shared Atoms for was named Chief Executive Officer. Andy's
Peace Award with Eugene Wigner and devoted goal to get a computer in front of
much of his life toward nuclear everyone skyrocketed. In May 1997 he was
disarmament and preventing the harmful use named Chairman and CEO, and in May 1998 he
of nuclear energy. . relinquished his CEO title and remains as
11Hungarians and the Atomic Bomb. John Chairman of the Board. . He has written
von Neumann - (b. J?nos Lajos Margittai many books, including Only the Paranoid
Neumann on Dec 28, 1903, Budapest - d. Feb Survive, and patented several
8, 1957, Washington, DC) Legendary semiconductor technologies.
Mathematician, Physicist, Logician, and 26Hungarians and Big Business. Agoston
Computing Pioneer. Father of Binary Code Haraszthy (1812-1869) Father of Modern
and the Stored Program Computer, the keys Vinaculture Born in Pest, Hungary. 1840
to modern computer programming. Father of emigrated to Wisconsin, becoming one of
Game Theory (a tool to analyze the the first Hungarians to settle there
unthinkable--global nuclear war--and led permanently. 1849- due to asthma and debt,
to the doctrine of "mutually assured moved to California. 1857. purchased land
destruction,) Proposed Implosion and at Sonoma, named it Buena Vista, and put
co-developed the Atomic Bomb. Built a his son Attila in charge. Initially
solid framework for quantum mechanics. planted 25 acres of grapes, more than
Played a key role in the development of doubling the total vines at Sonoma.
the U.S. ballistic missile program. Another 60 acres were planted the
Director of the Atomic Energy Commission following year. He experimented with new
and Chaired the Atlas (later ICBM) techniques, such as using redwood for
Scientific Advisory Committee which barrels, planting on hillsides, hiring
monitored Atlas progress and sought to Chinese workers, digging tunnels for
speed up development of Intercontinental storage, and planting vines closer
Ballistic Missiles. together. 1864. Buena Vista was
12Hungarians in Popular Culture. Joseph incorporated as the Buena Vista
Pulitzer born in Budapest, l840 Viticultural Society in order to gain the
Reporter, Publisher, founder of the support of new investors for capital
journalism prize bearing his name, improvements. 1866. Haraszthy's innovative
responsible for building of the Statue of planting methods were blamed for damage
Liberty. After a stint in New Yorks actually caused by the root louse and
sweatshops, became a reporter, saved money forced to resign. New management promptly
and bought the Westlische Post Soon destroyed every other row of vines in
acquired the St. Louis Dispatch, the order to return to the original eight foot
Evening Post and the New York World where spacing. 1869. Haraszthy set out alone on
he earned a reputation as a fearless a mule to discuss the construction
crusader against government corruption. progress of a new sawmill. He never
Initiated a fund raising drive to assemble returned home and no trace of him was ever
the Statue of Liberty which had been found.
sitting, unassembled in New York Harbor, 27Hungarians and Big Business. George
for years. Was the first to call for Soros - "The world's greatest money
university level journalism training- Upon manager" and Great Progressive,
his death in 1904, bequeathed Columbia Controversial Philanthropist. Soros
Universitys School of Journalism with founded the multi-million dollar
funds to award outstanding journalists "Soros Fund actively develops and
with prizes bearing his name. supports philanthropic endeavors
13Hungarians in Popular Culture. B?la throughout the world, including Hungary
Lug?si - Actor - The Original Dracula Born and former Hungarian lands has also
B?la Ferenc Desz? Blask? in Lugos, established educational institutions such
Hungary, in the B?n?t, (now Romania). In as the Central European University
1914, he enlisted in the Hungarian army. achieved his lasting fame in 1981 he was
He was discharged in 1916 after convincing hailed as "the world's greatest money
officials that he was "mentally manager" by the bible of the trade,
unstable." In l917, started appearing Institutional Investor.
in the movies with the film A Leop?rd, in 28Hungarians and America. Tom Lantos -
which he played the lead role. In l920, (b. 2/1/1928, Budapest, Hungary) 11-term
emigrated to the United States of America U.S. Congressman from California (D). was
His first American film was 1923's The a member of the anti-Nazi underground as a
Silent Command, a suspenseful spy movie in teenger and later of the anti-Communist
which Bela played the bad guy. . He took student movement was awarded an academic
on the role of Count Dracula in Horace scholarship to study in the United States,
Liveright's play in place of actor Raymond and he arrived in 1947 received a B.A. and
Huntley in 1929. After 33 smash weeks on M.A. in Economics from the University of
Broadway, the rights to play were picked Washington in Seattle and later earned a
up by Universal Studios. Ph.D. in Economics from the University of
14Hungarians in Popular Culture. Harry California, Berkeley For three decades
Houdini (b. 3/24/1874, Budapest) The before his election to Congress
"Greatest Magician on Earth," (1950-1980), was a professor of economics,
Actor, Pioneer Pilot. 1878, at the age of an international affairs analyst for
four, moved with his family to Appleton, public television, and a consultant to a
Wisconsin (where his father became a rabbi number businesses He also served in senior
At age15, he an autobiography by the advisory roles to members of the United
French Magician named Jean Robert-Houdin. States first elected on 13th of January,
Wanting to be just like Robert-Houdin, he 1981 at the age of 52.
added the letter I which means like to 29Why such outstanding productivity?
his name, and became Houdini In 1926, he Financial support? Incentives?
lay underwater over 90 minutes in a sealed Intellectual freedom? Self selection
casket to beat the world record. Died of a artifact? (who immigrated?) Promise of
ruptured appendix from being punched in social mobility in America (i.e. the ideal
the stomach before having physically of the self-made made)? The strength of
prepared himself for the blow. heterogeneous, multi-ethnic societies?
15Hungarians in Popular Culture. 30Garston Ashs nationalism vs.
received his animation education at patriotism. A nation goes beyond
Hungary's famed Pannonia studio. In 1975 political borders A nation is united by a
he fled Communist Hungary by walking for common language, history, culture,
2.5 hours through a darkened railway literature A nation is something you must
tunnel to Austria In l981, formed Klasky be born into Nationalism is love for your
Csupo, Inc. in the spare room of his nation. patriotism is respect and
apartment with Arlene Klasky. G?bor Csup? loyalty to a political state patriotism
- (b. 1952, Budapest) Co-founder of implies dedication to and respect for a
Klasky-Csupo, a leading independent set of legal, political and economic
animation studio. 5 EMMYS and 2 CABLE ACE institutions You dont have to be born
Awards - produced Rugrats and the into a society to be patriotic.
Simpsons. 31The Ornament of the World.
16Hungarians in Popular Culture. Tommy Multi-ethnic societies (like medieval
Ramone (b. 1/29/1952, Budapest, Hungary) Spain) have been hotbeds of creativity and
Drummer and Producer of the Legendary, intellectual development The potential of
Pioneering Punk Rockers, the Ramones! . cross fertilization of ideas from
Emigrated to the US at the age of 4 in different societies creates a dynamic that
l956 The Ramones formed in 1974, after the is hard to replicate in mono-ethnic
foursome graduated or left high school in societies The U.S., in some senses,
Forest Hills, New York. In the mid-'70s, epitomizes the potential of such
the Ramones shaped the sound of punk rock multiethnic societies through its fluid
in New York with simple, fast songs, social structure, focus on individual
deadpan lyrics, no solos, and an achievement and openness.
impenetrable wall of guitar chords . The
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The english-speaking countries - Great Britain. USA. Scotland. Disneyland. The English-speaking countries. Australia.

The animals - POLAR BEAR. The animals which live in the OCEAN. LION. SNAKE. DOLPHIN. SCORPIO. BEAR. HIPPO. PENGUIN. The animals which live in a SAVANNA. The animals which live in the forest. GRIFFIN. GORILLA. ZEBRA. STARFISH. The animals which live in the desert. ELEPHANT. The animals which live in the rainforest and tropics.

the woman - - , - ; - . . 9 , : The wife is the key to the house. Chickens mind- . . ; Der mann- . A womans tongue wags like a lambs tail.

The green movement - The countries in which there are offices Greenpeace. Several active workers managed to steal up on a raft to a platform and to chain themselves to it. The main objective to achieve the decision of global environmental problems, including by attraction to them of attention of the public and the authorities.

My school - Level 3. I like my school. Weigh your positive opinions about school and negative ones. Level 7. I believe in myself and my ability to do my best at all times. Everybody goes to school. Level 6. Could you be a teacher yourself? Learners Creed. Lets Travel and Play. The main question to answer. Lets play.

Invention - Percy Spencer invented the first microwave oven after World War II from radar technology developed during the war. he inventors of the first airplane were Orville and Wilbur Wright. John Baird opens the first TV studio, however, the image quality was poor. He is considered by many Italians as the inventor of the telephone.

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