Metropolis (1927)

Metropolis (1927) [Silent Movie]

2h. 33min. // 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.

 

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Writing Credits: Thea von Harbou (screenplay and novel)

Starring: Alfred Abel (as Joh Fredersen), Gustav Fröhlich (as Freder – Joh Fredersen’s Son) and Rudolf Klein-Rogge (as C.A. Rotwang – the Inventor)

 

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Awards:

WON. Avignon/New York Film Festival 2000. Honorary Roger. Kevin Saunders Hayes.

WON. Online Film & Television Association 2000. Motion Picture.

WON. New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2002. Special Award. For the restoration.

WON. Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards 2002. Restoration Of The Year.

WON. Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2011. Best DVD Classic Film Release. 

WON. Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2012. Best DVD/Blu-Ray Special Edition Release. 

NOMINATED. Razzie Awards 1985. Worst Original Song. Freddie Mercury and Giorgio Moroder for the song “Love Kills”.

NOMINATED. Razzie Awards 1985. Worst Musical Score. Giorgio Moroder.

NOMINATED. Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2011. Best International Film. 

NOMINATED. Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2011. Best Music. Gottfried Huppertz. 

NOMINATED. Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2018. Best DVD/Blu-Ray Collection.

 

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Metropolis (1927)

Brigitte Helm in Metropolis (1927)

 

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