The Last Waltz King

The Last Waltz King or Carl Michael Ziehrer, the Last Waltz King (German:Carl Michael Ziehrer, der letzte Walzerkönig) is a 1922 Austrian silent film directed by Wilhelm Thiele and starring Fritz Schroeter, Gabriele Modl and Richard Waldemar.[1] It is based on the life of the nineteenth century composer Karl Michael Ziehrer. A sequel Tales of Old Vienna was released the following year.

The Last Waltz King
Directed byWilhelm Thiele
Written byWilhelm Thiele
StarringFritz Schroeter
Gabriele Modl
Richard Waldemar
Release date
24 October 1922
German intertitles


  • Fritz Schroeter
  • Gabriele Modl
  • Richard Waldemar
  • Franz Glawatsch
  • Emil De Varney
  • Karl Schöpler
  • Wilhelm Thiele

See also

Viennese Girls (1945/49), another film about Karl Michael Ziehrer


  1. Murphy p.582


  • Murphy, Robert. Directors in British and Irish Cinema: A Reference Companion. British Film Institute, 2006.
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