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INTRODUCTION:
Die Büchse der Pandora, or Pandora's Box, is the story of a Lulu, a femme fatale whose innocent sexuality destroys the men around her.


CAST:
Louise Brooks .... Lulu
Fritz Kortner .... Dr. Peter Schön
Franz Lederer .... Alwa Schön
Carl Goetz .... Schigolch
Krafft-Raschig .... Rodrigo Quast
Alice Roberts .... Countess Anna Geschwitz
Gustav Diessl .... Jack the Ripper
rest of cast listed alphabetically
Sig Arno .... Instructor (uncredited)
Daisy D'Ora .... Charlotte M.A. von Zanik (uncredited)
Michael von Newlinsky .... Marquis Casti-Piani (uncredited)

CREDITS:
Studio: Nero-Film
Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst (imdb)
Writing Credits: Screenplay by Ladislaus Vajda, adapted from the plays Erdgeist and Die Büchse der Pandora by Frank Wedekind
Format: Silent - black & white
Cinematography: Günther Krampf
Editor: Joseph R. Fliesler
Art direction: Andrei Andreiev
Costumes: Gottlieb Hesch
Production dates: October 17 - November 23, 1928
Running Time: 9 reels
Release Date: January 30, 1929
Country of Origin: Germany

Alternate Titles:   La caja de Pandora (Argentina); Lulu (Argentina); Le boîte de Pandore (Belgium); Loulou (Belgium); A caixa de Pandora (Brazil); La caja de Pandora (Chile); Lulu (Chile); Pandorina skrínka (Czechoslovakia); Umrít Büchse der Pandoru (Czechoslovakia); Pandoras æske (Denmark); Pandora laegas (Estonia); Pandoran lipas (Finland); Loulou (France); Le boîte de Pandore (France); Pandóra szelencéje (Hungary); Lulu (Italy); Il vaso di Pandora (Italy); Jack lo Sventratore (Italy); Pandoras lade (Latvia); Pandoros skrynia (Lithuania); La caja de Pandora (Mexico); De doos van Pandora (Netherlands); Pandoras eske (Norway); Puszka Pandory (Poland); A bocéta de Pandora (Portugal); A caixa de Pandora (Portugal); Cutia Pandorei (Romania); Pandorina skrinjica (Slovenia); La caja de Pandora (Spain); Pandoras ask (Sweden); Pandora’nýn Kutusuö (Turkey); Pandora's Box (United States); La caja de Pandora (Uruguay); Lulu (Uruguay); La caja de Pandora (Venezula)

 

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