About the film
man vs machine based on novel or book underground world inventor metropolis future class society dystopia tower of babel delirium steampunk mad scientist prophet robot destruction silent film expressionism seven deadly sins depravity mob justice downtrodden saviour social unrest german expressionism mediator
Release Date: February 06, 1927
|Slogan||:||«There can be no understanding between the hands and the brain unless the heart acts as mediator.»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Science Fiction|
|Writers||:||Fritz Lang, Thea von Harbou, Thea von Harbou|
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.