Hans Müller(-Einigen) (born 25 October 1882 in Brünn, Austria-Hungary; died 8 March 1950 in Einigen) was a German language writer, author of screenplays and director. As his proper name, Hans Müller, was quite common, he added the name of the Swiss village of Einigen to it.
He is known for his screenplay for The White Horse Inn (Im weißen Rößl, 1930), written together with Robert Gilbert and Erik Charell, set to music by Ralph Benatzky. Earlier works were the librettos for Erich Wolfgang Korngold operas Violanta (1916) and Das Wunder der Heliane (1927).
Müller-Einigen went to Hollywood in the 1920s where several films were made from his scripts. Since 1930 he lived in Einigen.
His brother was the author and critic Ernst Lothar (real name: Ernst Lothar Müller).
- Buch der Abenteuer, 1905 – including Nux, der Prinzgemahl, made into the operetta Ein Walzertraum (1907) and the film The Smiling Lieutenant (1931)
- Die lockende Geige, 1904
- Der Garten des Lebens, 1904
- Die Rosenlaute, 1909
- Das Wunder des Beatus, 1910
- Die Sterne, 1919 – made into the Ernst Lubitsch 1923 silent film Die Flamme
- Der Vampir oder die Gejagten, 1923
- Der Helfer Gottes, 1947
- Violanta, opera, 1916; music: Erich Wolfgang Korngold
- Das Wunder der Heliane, opera, 1927; music: Erich Wolfgang Korngold
- Die Tochter der Frau von Larsac, 1925 (silent movie)
- Schwester Veronica, 1927 (silent)
- Das brennende Haus, 1929 (silent)
- Monte Carlo, 1930
- Liebling der Götter, 1930
- Bomben auf Monte Carlo, 1931; music: Werner R. Heymann
- Yorck, 1931
- Quick, 1932
- Frischer Wind aus Kanada, 1935
- Geliebte Erde, 1938
- Jugend in Wien, 1945
- Hans Müller-Einigen in the German National Library catalogue
- Hans Müller-Einigen at the Internet Movie Database
- Biografie (cyranos.ch)
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