The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)

Director
Robert Wiene

Main cast
Conrad Veidt; Werner Krauss; Lil Dagover; Friedrich Fehér; Hans Heinrich von Twardowski

Genres
Drama, Horror, Thriller, Crime

Description
An eerie German silent film from 1920. This classic expressionistic film is known as a landmark in film history becoming famous worldwide from it’s exceptional new wave style of well built and painted grotesque scenery with contrasted lighting along with the painted effect of light and shadows. The film tells a surrealistic story with an unusual end that was the subject of controversy.


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