FRITZ LANG | GERMANY | 1927 | 148 MIN | NR | ENGLISH INTERTITLES
BFI’s 2022 Sight & Sound List #71
Class divisions prevail in the urban dystopia of Fritz Lang’s sci-fi epic Metropolis, but the inevitable resilience of love between two unlikely citizens threatens the status quo and changes cinema forever.
Cast: Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Gustav Froelich, Alfred Abel, Brigitte Helm
Part of the Philadelphia Film Society’s FILM ESSENTIALS series.
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