Call number: DVD-4151


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 Blu-ray discs
This is Blu-ray disc 1, containing Part 1 of the film
Total running time of the film: 272 minutes

Blu-ray disc
Region code B
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Officially licenced transfer from restored materials from the 2000 Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung restoration
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. Masters of Cinema, 69

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