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Hein Riess (1913–1993)

Hein Riess was born on September 11, 1913 in Hamburg, Germany. He was an actor, known for Battle of Britain (1969), Heimweh nach St. Pauli (1963) and Pension Clausewitz (1967). He died on September 7, 1993 in Hamburg. See full bio »


(age 79) in Hamburg, Germany

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Known For

Battle of Britain Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring


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 1989-1991 Großstadtrevier (TV Series)
- Treffpunkt Kino (1991)
- Eine böse Überraschung (1989) ... (as Hein Reiss)
 1971 Krach im Hinterhaus (TV Movie)
 1969 Battle of Britain
Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring
 1967 Heimweh nach St. Pauli (TV Movie)
 1967 Pension Clausewitz
Boxer (as Hein Reiss)
 1963 Heimweh nach St. Pauli
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 1969 The Battle for The Battle of Britain (TV Movie documentary)
 1967 Andenken aus Hamburg (TV Short)
Himself - Musician
 1963 Haifischbar (TV Series)
Himself - Singer
- Episode #1.2 (1963) ... Himself - Singer

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Hein Reiss

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As an actor, he made appearances on several German television productions and in German films including the 1963 Werner Jacobs directed drama Homesick for St. Pauli (German: Heimweh nach St. Pauli), but he is best known internationally for his performance as Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring in the film Battle of Britain (1969). See more »

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