About

Arch-criminal Dr. Mabuse, who is a master of disguise and has been hypnotising people into doing his bidding, sets out to make a fortune and run Berlin. Detective Wenk sets out to stop him.

7.9
60
Directed by

Fritz Lang

Written by

Fritz Lang (Screenplay)
Thea von Harbou (Screenplay)
Norbert Jacques (Screenplay)

Runtime

270 minutes

Country

Germany

Language

German

Cast

Keywords

magic silent film identity mask criminal disguise psychiatrist counterfeit dollar stock exchange german mark inflation

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