Not Rated | | Drama, Sci-Fi
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.
16 February 2001 | Michael DeZubiria (firstname.lastname@example.org)
10 | Early science fiction story that presents a pessimistic prediction of a future society.
Who ever heard of an epic science fiction film? Especially in the 1920s? Sure, some science fiction movies are huge ...
Gottfried Huppertz's music played a prominent role during the film's production. Sometimes, the composer played piano on the set in order to inform the actors' performances.
The Machine Man:
Leave the machines - ! Let them race to their death -! To the Heart Machine - !
After having worked at the machine for ten hours, Freder is clearly exhausted when he enters the catacombs and goes down the last stairwell. When he relieved Georgy (worker 11811) earlier in the film, Georgy was sweating--implying Freder should now be sweating too. However, when he takes off his beanie in the catacombs, his hair isn't wet from sweat at all.
Restoration based on the version in the Filmmuseum Munich and material preserved in the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv
$1,070 (USA) (8 August 2003)
$26,435 (USA) (11 November 2011)
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