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Paul Wegener gives one of his most active performances here as Captain Ramper, a heroic aviator who makes a pioneering flight across the Arctic accompanied only by Ippling, his faithful mechanic (Kurt Gerron). Near the North Pole, their plane develops engine failure and crashes in the desolate wastes. Ippling dies straight off but Ramper finds a supply base containing food which has been left behind by a previous expedition. After fifteen years in the Arctic wastes, Ramper has considerably mutated.

  1. Max Reichmann

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  1. Paul Wegener

    Paul Wegener

  2. Mary Johnson

    Mary Johnson

  3. Hugo Döblin

  4. Georg Guertler

  5. Camillo Kossuth

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The Strange Case of Captain Ramper

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Original Title Ramper, der Tiermensch

Status Released

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  • January 11, 1928
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Original Language German

Runtime 1h 0m

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