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The Resource Metropolis, UFA ; Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung ; directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou

Metropolis, UFA ; Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung ; directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou

Label
Metropolis
Title
Metropolis
Statement of responsibility
UFA ; Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung ; directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou
Title variation
Complete Metropolis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 2026, the rich rule over the poor, who live underground. One man tries to bridge the gap between the two classes. In July 2008 a complete copy of the film was discovered with an additional 25 minutes of lost footage that had not been seen since the film's premiere in 1927. After years of restoration the sci-fi epic was re-released in theaters in 2010 as The Complete Metropolis. DVD release includes special features and booklet
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Metropolis (Motion picture : 1927)
Credits note
Photographed by Karl Freund, Günther Rittau ; music by Gottfried Huppertz
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles and music score
PerformerNote
Alfred Abel, Brigette Helm, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1976
  • 1879-1937
  • 1908-1996
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  • Lang, Fritz
  • Abel, Alfred
  • Helm, Brigitte
  • Fröhlich, Gustav
  • Klein-Rogge, Rudolf
  • UFA (Firm)
  • Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
148
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  • Social classes
  • Social conflict
Technique
live action
Label
Metropolis, UFA ; Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung ; directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • "With 25 minutes of restored footage"--Container
  • Includes documentary, Voyage to Metropolis, and interview
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329069025
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
K690
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676836409
  • (OCoLC)ocn676836409
System details
DVD, full screen; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Metropolis, UFA ; Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung ; directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • "With 25 minutes of restored footage"--Container
  • Includes documentary, Voyage to Metropolis, and interview
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329069025
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
K690
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676836409
  • (OCoLC)ocn676836409
System details
DVD, full screen; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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