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Metropolis (1927)

Not Rated
153 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

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.
Director
Writer
Thea von Harbou (screenplay) (novel)
Composers
James Duhamel (1999) (as Wetfish) | Sandro Forte (1999) (as Wetfish) | Gottfried Huppertz | Abel Korzeniowski (2004) & 4 more
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Release date
Mar 13, 1927 (United States)

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33 cast members
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Alfred Abel
Johann (Joh) Fredersen Johann (Joh) Fredersen   See fewer
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Gustav Fröhlich
Freder Fredersen - Joh Fredersens Sohn Freder Fredersen - Joh Fredersens Sohn   See fewer
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Rudolf Klein-Rogge
Erfinder C.A. Rotwang / The Inventor Erfinder C.A. Rotwang / The Inventor   See fewer
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Fritz Rasp
Der Schmale / The Thin Man Der Schmale / The Thin Man   See fewer
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Theodor Loos
Josaphat / Joseph Josaphat / Joseph   See fewer
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Erwin Biswanger
11811 - Georgy 11811 - Georgy   See fewer
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Heinrich George
Grot -Wärter der Herzmaschine / Guardian of the Heart Machine Grot -Wärter der Herzmaschine / Guardian of the Heart Machine   See fewer
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Brigitte Helm
Maria / Maschinenmensch / The Machine Man Maria / Maschinenmensch / The Machine Man   See fewer
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Fritz Alberti
Schöpferischer Mensch / Creative Human (uncredited) Schöpferischer Mensch / Creative Human (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grete Berger
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Olly Boeheim
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Max Dietze
Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited) Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ellen Frey
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beatrice Garga
Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited) Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Heinrich Gotho
Zermonienmeister / Master of Ceremonies (uncredited) Zermonienmeister / Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dolly Grey
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anny Hintze
Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited) Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gottfried Huppertz
Man Playing Violin (uncredited) Man Playing Violin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Georg John
Arbeiter / Working Man Who Causes Explosion of M-Machine (uncredited) Arbeiter / Working Man Who Causes Explosion of M-Machine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Kuehle
Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited) Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vera Kálmán
Extra (uncredited) Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margarete Lanner
Frau der ewigen Gärten / Dame im Auto / Woman of Eternal Gardens / Woman in Car (uncredited) Frau der ewigen Gärten / Dame im Auto / Woman of Eternal Gardens / Woman in Car (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rose Lichtenstein
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hanns Leo Reich
Marinus (uncredited) Marinus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Reinhardt
Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited) Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Curt Siodmak
Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited) Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henrietta Siodmak
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Olaf Storm
Jan (uncredited) Jan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Erwin Vater
Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited) Arbeiter / Working Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rolf von Goth
Sohn der ewigen Gärten / Son in Eternal Gardens (uncredited) Sohn der ewigen Gärten / Son in Eternal Gardens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen von Münchhofen
Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited) Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helene Weigel
Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited) Arbeiterin / Working Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hilde Woitscheff
Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited) Frau der ewigen Gärten / Woman of Eternal Gardens (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 150,728 votes