Mata Hari Films

Mata Hari (1931)

   Director: George Fitzmaurice

   Screenwriter: Benjamin Glazer, Leo Birinsky

   Composer: Franz Schubert

   Cinematographer: William H. Daniels

   Cast: Greta Garbo, Ramon Novarro, Lionel Barrymore, C. Henry Gordon, Alec B. Francis, Edmund Bresse, Lewis  Stone, Karen Morley

   Synopsis/Plot: 1917. Mata Hari is a German spy, working in Paris. She has     already seduced the Russian general Shubin, and has now set her eyes on lieutenant Rosanov, a a young up-and-coming officer. In order to get her hand on secret documents in his possession, she spends a night with her. But the secret police is on to her, only waiting to get enough evidence to arrest her.

  Genre: Drama

Mata Hari Agent H-21 (1964)

   Director: Jean Louis Richard

   Screenwriter: Jean-Louis Richard, François Truffaut

   Composer: Georges Delerue

   Cinematographer: Michel Kelber

   Cast: Jeanne Moreau, Jean Louis Trintignant, Claude Rich, Franck Villard, Albert Remy, Georges Riquier, Henri Garcin, Hella Petri, Marie Dubois, Nicole Desailly

   Synopsis/Plot: This French version of the notorious spy’s life centers less on her romantic escapades, and more on those that reveal the person she actually was during WW I when her German superiors ordered her to seduce the French captain Trintignant so she can steal classified papers from him.

  Genre: Drama

Operacion Mata Hari (1968)

  Director: Mariano Ozores

  Screenwriter: Mariano Ozores

  Composer: José Torregrosa

  Cinematographer: Vicente Minaya

  Cast: Gracita Morales, Jose Luis lopez Vazquez, Antonio Ozores, Pilar Velazquez, Margot Cottens, Jose Luis Coll, Carmen de Lirio

  Genre: Comedy


Mata Hari (1985)

  Director: Curtis Harrington

  Screenwriter: Joel Ziskin

  Composer: Wilfred Josephs

  Cinematographer: David Gurfinkel

  Cast: Sylvia Kristel, Chistopher Cazenove, Oliver Tobias, Gaye Brown, Gottfried John, William Fox, Michael Anthony, Vernon Dobtcheff

  Synopsis/Plot: Based loosely on the real-life story of the World War I spy. The exotic dancer uses her contacts in European high society, along with her seductive charm, to collect military secrets during the war. She successfully plays both sides against each other until at last her deceptions catch up with her.

  Genre: Drama