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Metropolis (1927)

6 03/13/1927 (US) DramaScience Fiction 2h 33m

There can be no understanding between the hands and the brain unless the heart acts as mediator.


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. Fritz Lang

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Thea von Harbou

    Novel, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gustav Fröhlich

    Gustav Fröhlich

    Freder Fredersen

  2. Brigitte Helm

    Brigitte Helm

    Maria / The Machine Man

  3. Alfred Abel

    Alfred Abel

    Johann 'Joh' Fredersen

  4. Rudolf Klein-Rogge

    Rudolf Klein-Rogge

    C.A. Rotwang

  5. Theodor Loos

    Theodor Loos


  6. Fritz Rasp

    Fritz Rasp

    The Thin Man

  7. Erwin Biswanger

    Erwin Biswanger

    No. 11811 - Georgy

  8. Heinrich George

    Heinrich George


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