About the film
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Release Date: October 06, 1921
|Slogan||:||«Love is Stronger Than Death»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Fantasy, Romance|
|Writers||:||Fritz Lang, Thea von Harbou|
As a young couple stops and rests in a small village inn, the man is abducted by Death and is sequestered behind a huge doorless, windowless wall. The woman finds a mystic entrance and is met by Death, who tells her three separate stories set in exotic locales, all involving circumstances similar to hers.