M / ein Fritz-Lang film der Nero ; produktion, Nero Film.

; Harbou, Thea von, 1888-1954 ; Lorre, Peter ; Wizard of Vid ; Essex Films ; Nerofilm
[Place of publication not identified] : Wizard of Vid, [1988?] . In German.

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Other Authors Harbou, Thea von, 1888-1954.
Lang, Fritz, 1890-1976.
Lorre, Peter.
Essex Films.
Nerofilm.
Wizard of Vid.
Subjects Detective and mystery films.
Feature films.
Motion pictures, German.
Description 1 videocassette (1 hr., 39 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Notes Based on an article by Egon Jacobson.
Videocassette release of a 1931 motion picture.
Videocassette release of the 1931 motion picture.
German with English subtitles.
Summary Classic early crime melodrama set in 1930s Berlin. Han Beckert (Lorre) is a serial killer who preys on children. The number of these unsolved murders so disrupts the city that organized crime joins the police in a search for the killer. Film examines police methods also the character of the murderer as well.
Production Credits Director, Fritz Lang ; photography, Fritz Arno Wagner ; writer, Thea von Harbou, Paul Falkenberg, Adolf Jansen, Fritz Lang, Karl Vash ; editor, Paul Falkenberg ; producer, Seymour Nebenzal ; music, Edvard Grieg ; art direction, Emil Hasler, Karl Volbrecht.
Performers Peter Lorre, Otto Wernicke, Gustaf Gründgens, Ellen Widmann, Inge Landgut, Franz Stein, Theodor Loos, Friedrich Gnaβ, Fritz Odemar, Paul Kemp, Theo Lingen, Georg John, Karl Platen, Gerhard Bienert, Rosa Valetti, Hertha von Walther, Ernst Stahl-Nachbaur, Rudolf Blumner, Lotte Loebinger, Leonard Steckel, Edgar Pauly, Gunter Neumann.
System Requirements VHS.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)31912167
(OCoLC)ocm31912167
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