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Faust (Faust - Eine deutsche Volkssage) (1926)

Faust
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Emil Jannings

Emil Jannings

Mephisto
Camilla Horn

Camilla Horn

Gretchen / Marguerite
Frida Richard

Frida Richard

Gretchens Mutter / Marguerite's mother
William Dieterle

William Dieterle

Valentin: Gretchens Bruder / Marguerite's brother
Yvette Guilbert

Yvette Guilbert

Marthe Schwerdtlein: Gretchens Tante / Marguerite's aunt
Eric Barclay

Eric Barclay

Herzog von Parma / Duke of Parma
Hanna Ralph

Hanna Ralph

Herzogin von Parma / Duchess of Parma


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Why do you seek death? You have not lived.

4 years, 10 months ago at Aug 1 16:31
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''Wretched Faust, why do you seek death? You have not yet lived!''

God and Satan war over earth; to settle things, they wager on the soul of Faust, a learned and prayerful alchemist...

Gösta Ekman: Faust

Emil Jannings: Mephisto

Faust(German title: Faust - Eine deutsche Volkssage) is a silent film produced in 1926 by UFA, directed by F.... read more
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Description: God and Satan war over earth; to settle things, they wager on the soul of Faust, a learned and prayerful alchemist. During a plague, Faust despairs and burns his books after failing to stop death; Satan sends Mephisto to tempt Faust, first with insight into treating the plague and then with a day's return to youth. Mephisto is clever, ... (more)
Release date: 6 December 1926
UPC: 738329020729
1920s (9), 1926 (9), Silent (8), German (8), Horror (8), Devil (5), German Expressionism (4), Germany (4), Character Name In Title (3), Classic (3), Debauchery (2), Soul (2), Drama (2), Deal With The Devil (2), Satan (2), Murder (1), Murnau (1), Evil (1), Adventure (1), Death (1)
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