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.

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  1. Thea von Harbou

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Fritz Lang

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Brigitte Helm

    Brigitte Helm


  2. Alfred Abel

    Alfred Abel

    Johann 'Joh' Fredersen

  3. Gustav Fröhlich

    Gustav Fröhlich

    Freder Fredersen

  4. Rudolf Klein-Rogge

    Rudolf Klein-Rogge

    C.A. Rotwang, the inventor

  5. Fritz Rasp

    Fritz Rasp

    Der Schmale

  6. Theodor Loos

    Theodor Loos

    Josaphat - Joseph

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Status Released

Original Language German

Runtime 2h 33m

Budget $92,620,000.00

Revenue $650,422.00

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Release Information

  • March 12, 1927
    NR, Theatrical



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