Pandora's Box
2011
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  • Director:- G. W. Pabst

    The hauntingly beautiful Libertine dancer Lulu (Lousie Brooks) ever out for the “main chance” Lulu persuades her wealthy lover Dr.Schon (Fritz Kortner) to marry her. Nut in fit of jealous rage, he pulls a a gun, a scuffle ensues, and she shoots him.Eventually escaping to London with the doctor’s moonstruck son Alwa (Francis Lederer). Lulu takes up residence with her “adopted” father Schigolch (Carl Gotz), where she is reduced to walking the streets with tragic consequences.

    About Director:- Georg Wilhelm Pabst (25 August 1885 – 29 May 1967) was an Austrian film director. Some of his most famous films concern the plight of women in German society, including The Joyless Street (1925) with Greta Garbo and Asta Nielsen, Geheimnisse einer Seele (1926) with Lili Damita, The Loves of Jeanne Ney (1927) with Brigitte Helm, Pandora's Box (1928), and Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), the last two starring American actress Louise Brooks. He also co-directed with Arnold Fanck a mountain film entitled The White Hell of Pitz Palu (1929) starring Leni Riefenstahl.


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