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A man is wrongfully imprisoned for five years. Once out, he hears about his wife's supposed adventures outside of their marriage and becomes increasingly jealous.

  1. Hans W. Geißendörfer

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Patricia Highsmith


  3. Klaus Bädekerl


Top Billed Cast

  1. Brigitte Fossey

    Brigitte Fossey

    Lisa Braun

  2. Helmut Griem

    Helmut Griem

    Phillip Braun

  3. Dieter Laser

    Dieter Laser

    David Reinalt

  4. Günter Strack

    Günter Strack


  5. Walter Kohut


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The Glass Cell
The Glass Cell


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Original Title Die gläserne Zelle

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 6, 1978


Original Language German

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue -



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