Metropolis (1927 film)

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Metropolis
Metropolisposter.jpg
oreeginal 1927 theatrical release poster
Directit biFritz Lang
Produced biErich Pommer
Screenplay biThea von Harbou
Fritz Lang
(uncreditit)
Based onMetropolis bi Thea von Harbou
StarninAlfred Abel
Brigitte Helm
Gustav Fröhlich
Rudolf Klein-Rogge
Muisic biGottfried Huppertz
(oreeginal score)
CinematographyKarl Freund
Günther Rittau
Walter Ruttmann
Distributit biUFA
Paramount Pictures (US)
Release date
10 Januar 1927[1]
Rinnin time
153 minutes
(1927 premiere, lost)
118 minutes
(2002 restoration)
148 minutes
(2010 restoration)
KintraGermany (Weimar Republic)
LeidSilent film
German intertitles
Budget5,100,000 Reichsmarks (estimatit)
Box office75,000 Reichsmarks (estimatit)

Metropolis is a 1927 German expressionist epic science-feection drama film directit bi Fritz Lang. Lang an his wife, Thea von Harbou, wrote the silent film, which starned Brigitte Helm, Gustav Fröhlich, Alfred Abel an Rudolf Klein-Rogge.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Klaus 1999, p. 156.