Call number: DVD-3031

The Complete Fritz Lang Mabuse Box Set

Disc 1

LANG, Fritz
Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler. Part 1. Der Grosse Spieler. Ein Bild der Zeit [Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler. Part 1. The Great Gambler. An Image of the Time]

Uco-Film der Decla-Bioscop, 1922; premiere 27 April 1922, Berlin
Producer: Erich Pommer
Screenplay: Fritz Lang, Thea von Harbou, from the novel by Norbert Jacques
Photography: Carl Hoffmann
Production design: Otto Hunte, Erich Kettelhut, Karl Stahl-Urach, Karl Vollbrecht
Music for this edition: Aljoscha Zimmermann

Dr Mabuse					Rudolf Klein-Rogge 	 	
Cara Carozza, the dancer			Aud Egede Nissen 	
Countess Dusy Told				Gertrude Welcker 		
Count Told					Alfred Abel 	
State Prosecutor Norbert von Wenck		Bernhard Goetzke 	
Edgar Hull					Paul Richter 		 	
Spoerri						Robert Forster-Larrinaga 	 	
Georg, the Chauffeur 				Hans Adalbert von Schlettow
Pesch						Georg John 	 	
Hawasch						Karl Huszar 	 	
Fine, a servant					Grete Berger 	 	
Karsten						Julius Falkenstein 	 	
The Russian					Lydia Potechina 	
Emil Schramm 					Julius Herrmann
156 minutes
German intertitles, optional English subtitles

On 2 DVDs

This is DVD 1, containing Part 1 of the film

Total running time of the film: 272 minutes

Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features New, officially licenced transfer from restored materials
Newly translated English-language subtitles
Newly recorded feature-length audio commentary by David Kalat
32 page booklet featuring vintage reprints of writing by Lang
Source Eureka

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