The Man Who Cheated Life (The Student of Prague)
- Original title
Student von Prag (The Student of Prague) (The Man Who Cheated Life)aka
- Running time
- 88 min.
Henrik Galeen, Hanns Heinz Ewers
(Restored version: Willy Schmidt-Gentner) (Silent movie)
Günther Krampf, Erich Nitzschmann (B&W)
Ferdinand von Alten,
Elizza La Porta,
Drama. Horror | Silent Film. German Expressionism. Remake
- Synopsis / Plot
- For Balduin, going out to beer parties with his fellow students and fighting out disputes at the tip of the sword have lost their charms. He wants to find love; but how would he, a penniless student, ever dare looking up to any woman worth of loving? Absorbed in his dreary thoughts and indifferent to the advances of Lyduschka, Balduin is unexpectedly offered a fortune by the mysterious money-lender Scapinelli - but on a strange condition...
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