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von Sternberg, Josef

Syllabification: von Stern·berg, Josef
Pronunciation: /vän ˈstərnˌbərɡ
 
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Definition of von Sternberg, Josef in English:

( 1894–1969), US movie director, born in Austria. His best-known movie Der Blaue Engel (1930; The Blue Angel) made Marlene Dietrich an international star. His Hollywood movies with Dietrich include Dishonored (1931) and Shanghai Express (1932).

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