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Title Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler [videorecording] / the Fredrich Wilhelm Murnau Foundation and Transit Films present an Uco-Film Decla-Bioscop production ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou ; directed by Fritz Lang.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino, 2006.


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1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Edition Restored authorized ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (270 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation.
Language Silent film with musical accompaniment and English intertitles.
Performer Rudolf Klein Rogge, Aud Egede Nissen, Gertrude Welcker, Alfred Abel.
Credits Cinematography, Carl Hoffmann ; DVD musical accompaniment, Aljoscha Zimmerman and ensemble.
Note DVD video release of the 1922 film ("Restaurierte Fassung mit neuer Musik").
Restoration performed by L'Immagine Ritrovata, Bologna.
From the novel by Norbert Jacques published in the "Berliner Illustrierten Zeitung."
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Dr. Mabuse, a gambler, hypnotist, master of disguises, and all-around criminal mastermind, tries to take over Berlin. This is an authorized restored edition using existing camera negatives from a two-part film. Includes English intertitles.
Contents Part 1: Der grosse Spieler : ein Bild der Zeit = The great gambler : a picture of our times. -- Zweiter Teil = Part 2: Inferno : ein Spiel von Menschen unserer Zeit = Inferno : a game of people of our times.
Special features: The story behind Dr. Mabuse (52 mins) ; Fritz Lang biography/filmography ; stills gallery ; film notes.
Subject Criminals -- Germany -- Drama.
Murderers -- Germany -- Drama.
Gamblers -- Germany -- Drama.
Hypnotism and crime -- Drama.
Mabuse, Doctor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, German.
Silent films.
Crime films.
Added Author Pommer, Erich, 1889-1966. Producer.
Lang, Fritz, 1890-1976. Director. Screenwriter.
Harbou, Thea von, 1888-1954. Screenwriter.
Klein-Rogge, Rudolf. Actor.
Egede Nissen, Aud. Actor.
Welcker, Gertrude. Actor.
Abel, Alfred, 1879-1937. Actor.
Hoffmann, Carl, 1885-1947. Cinematographer.
Zimmermann, Aljoscha, 1944-2009. Composer.
Jacques, Norbert, 1880-1954. Author.
Transit Film.
Immagine Ritrovata (Firm)
Uco-Film (Firm)
Decla-Bioscop (Firm)
Kino International Corporation.
Note English title on container: Dr. Mabuse, the gambler
Cover Title Fritz Lang's Dr. Mabuse, the gambler
Added Title Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler (Motion picture)
Story behind Dr. Mabuse.
Standard No. 738329046620
Music No. K466 Kino

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