The film’s story concerns the travails of a woman who has been living quite comfortably as the mistress of a colonel in the Tsar’s army in Russia. Read More »
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Einbrecher / Burglars (1930) Hanns Schwarz, Ralph Arthur Roberts, Lilian Harvey, Willy Fritsch, Comedy, Musical
The young wife of a rich old husband is prevented of a fling by a gentleman-burglar, who falls in love to her. Read More »
The Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937) Hanns Schwarz, Barry K. Barnes, Sophie Stewart, Margaretta Scott, Drama, History, Romance
Sir Percy Blakeney(in the guise of the masked Scarlet Pimpernel), an Englishman who with the aid of a band of his friends, is engaged in spiriting FRench aristocrats across the English Channel to escape the guillotine. Robespierre, the ruthless revolutionary, informs the chief of the police he must capture the Scarlet Pimpernel or lose his own head to the blade. Blakeley’s wife is abducted and taken to France forcing him to follow in a rescue attempt.
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