Ernst Lubitsch (January 28, 1892 - 1947) was an American film director of German origin. He moved to the United States at the age of thirty in 1922.
The Love Parade (1930) - a musical film and Lubitsch's first sound film;
Monte Carlo (1930)
Trouble in Paradise (1932)
One Hour with You (1932)
Design for Living (1933)
The Merry Widow (1934)
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1938)
Ninotchka (1939) - starring Greta Garbo
To Be Or Not To Be (1942) - satirized the Nazis through the tribulations of a troupe of actors in occupied Poland.