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The Student of Prague

1913 Rated NR 41m

One of the classic horror films of the early silent era, this Faustian tale follows Balduin (Paul Wegener), a poor swordsman who makes a disastrous bargain with a sorcerer (John Gottowt) in order to satisfy his obsession with an unattainable countess (Grete Berger). The film, which features first-rate performances and high-caliber special effects for the day, holds an important place in the history of the acclaimed German horror genre.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


German, English

Closed captioned


Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.