- Original title
- Running time
- 153 min.
Thea von Harbou
Bernd Schultheis, Gottfried Huppertz
Karl Freund, Günther Rittau (B&W)
Sci-Fi. Drama | Dystopia. Steampunk. Robots. German Expressionism. Cult Movie. Silent Film
- Synopsis / Plot
- In Metropolis, society is divided in two classes: the rich, who have all the power and all kinds of luxuries and the workers, doomed to work and confined to live in poor conditions. One day, Freder (Alfred Abel), the son of the powerful Joh Fredersen (Gustav Frohlich), the man who is in charge of the whole city, after falling in love with Maria (Brigitte Helm), discovers the hard conditions in which the workers live and warns his father about a possible rebellion.
: New York Film Critics Circle: Special Award (For the restoration)
: Razzie Awards: Nominated for Worst Score and Song
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