Metropolis

1927, Drama/Sci-fi, 2h 3m

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A visually awe-inspiring science fiction classic from the silent era. Read critic reviews

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This influential German science-fiction film presents a highly stylized futuristic city where a beautiful and cultured utopia exists above a bleak underworld populated by mistreated workers. When the privileged youth Freder (Gustav Fröhlich) discovers the grim scene under the city, he becomes intent on helping the workers. He befriends the rebellious teacher Maria (Brigitte Helm), but this puts him at odds with his authoritative father, leading to greater conflict.

Cast & Crew

Brigitte Helm
Maria, The Robot (AKA Futura)
Alfred Abel
Johhan (Joh) Fredersen
Gustav Fröhlich
Freder Fredersen
Olaf Storm
Jan (uncredited)
Hanns Leo Reich
Marinus (uncredited)
Heinrich Gotho
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
Margarete Lanner
Lady in car , Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited)
Fritz Alberti
Creative human - man who convinces Babel (uncredited)
Tawd Beckman
Co-Executive Producer
Gottfried Huppertz
Original Music
Karl Freund
Cinematographer
Günther Rittau
Cinematographer
Otto Hunte
Art Direction
Erich Kettelhut
Art Direction
Karl Vollbrecht
Art Direction
Aenne Willkomm
Costume Designer
Ernst Kunstmann
Special Effects
Edgar G. Ulmer
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