Metropolis

(1927)

Overview

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.

  1. Thea von Harbou

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Fritz Lang

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Alfred Abel

    Alfred Abel

    Johann 'Joh' Fredersen

  2. Gustav Fröhlich

    Gustav Fröhlich

    Freder Fredersen

  3. Rudolf Klein-Rogge

    Rudolf Klein-Rogge

    C.A. Rotwang, the inventor

  4. Fritz Rasp

    Fritz Rasp

    The Thin Man

  5. Theodor Loos

    Theodor Loos

    Josaphat

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Metropolis
Metropolis

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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 6, 1927
    NR
    Premiere

    Meaning

    No rating information.

  • July 12, 2002
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

  • March 13, 1927
    NR
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    No rating information.

  • August 10, 1984
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language German

Runtime 2h 33m

Budget $92,620,000.00

Revenue $650,422.00

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