Rating: 10 stars
Seen 3 times
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city’s mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.
Rated NR | Length 149 minutes
Gottfried Huppertz | Alfred Abel | Gustav Fröhlich | Brigitte Helm | Rudolf Klein-Rogge | Fritz Rasp | Theodor Loos | Erwin Biswanger | Heinrich George | Olaf Storm | Hanns Leo Reich | Helene Weigel | Curt Siodmak | Heinrich Gotho | Margarete Lanner | Fritz Alberti | Georg John | Grete Berger | Rolf von Goth | Helen von Münchofen | Arthur Reinhardt | Henrietta Siodmak | Rose Lichtenstein | Olly Boeheim
Great watching the newer Stiftung restoration to its original uncut version that premiered back in 1927! The new recording of the original score sounded great in Dolby 5.1 as well. This is the version with portions included from a 16mm print discovered in Buenos Aires back in 2010.