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Music
(1995)

"This is for my father"

Billy Joel

Vienna


Billy Joel dedicates a song to his Bavarian-born father who having emigrated to the USA in 1938 returned to Europe after the war, living for 50 years in Vienna.

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Music
(1981)


"Haunting notes,
pizzicato strings"
Ultravox

Vienna


Filmed at the Zentralfriedhof in Vienna's 11th district and also by St Stephen's Cathedral. And in London's Covent Garden.
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Film
(1949)


One of British cinema's greatest films, filmed in post-war Vienna
The Third Man

Film trailer


Carol Reed directed Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, Paul Hörbiger, Hedwig Bleibtreu and Trevor Howard in a Graham Greene screenplay. Music by Anton Karas.

Watch The Third Man every week at the
Burg Kino or do the Third Man Tour.
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Film
(1995)


One of the best of the
international movies
filmed in Vienna
Before Sunrise

Film trailer


Jesse is on a train to Vienna for a flight back to the US. Celine is on her way to Paris. They get talking. The first of three films (so far).

Starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. Written by
Richard Linklater and Kim
Krizan. Directed by
Richard Linklater.
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Film
(2015)


Tom Cruise and Rebecca Ferguson
don't take the stairs at the
Vienna State Opera
Mission: Impossible
Rogue Nation


The Vienna State Opera scene


Two sequences for the 5th film in the series were filmed in Vienna in the summer of 2014. A scene on the U2 underground line. And the scene on the roof of the Vienna State Opera.
 
 

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English
in Vienna

Stadt Wien

City of Vienna information


Welcome to Vienna

Tourist information


Shakespeare & Company
Booksellers


Burg Kino

Cinema


Vienna's English Theatre

Theatre


Metropole

Magazine