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Kriemhild's Revenge (1924)
"Die Nibelungen: Kriemhilds Rache" (original title)

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After Siegfried's dead, Kriemhild marries Etzel, the King of the Huns. She gives birth to a child, and invites her brothers for a party. She tries to persuade Etzel and the other Huns, that... See full summary »

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Gertrud Arnold ...
Theodor Loos ...
Hans Carl Mueller ...
Erwin Biswanger ...
Bernhard Goetzke ...
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Hardy von Francois ...
Yuri Yurovsky ...
Der Priester (as Georg Jurowski)
Iris Roberts ...
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Georg John ...
Hubert Heinrich ...
Werbel, der Spielmann
Rudolf Rittner ...
Annie Röttgen ...
Dietlind, seine Tochter
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After Siegfried's dead, Kriemhild marries Etzel, the King of the Huns. She gives birth to a child, and invites her brothers for a party. She tries to persuade Etzel and the other Huns, that they kill Hagen, the murderer of Siegfried, but he is protected by her brothers. A fierce battle begins to force her brothers to give Hagen to her. Written by Stephan Eichenberg <eichenbe@fak-cbg.tu-muenchen.de>

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26 April 1924 (Germany)  »

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Die Nibelungen: Kriemhild's Revenge  »

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Attila's castle was built life size. The fire was started by Fritz Lang himself by shooting an arrow, tipped with burning magnesium, onto the roof. See more »

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When Kriemhild holds her baby by the fire and Attila rushes in, the angle she holds the baby changes in one shot. See more »

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Great battle scene but slow pace for the majority of the film
18 January 2002 | by (british columbia) – See all my reviews

Great battle finale and nice sets help keep this often-slow movie enjoyable. At times it had me checking my watch, although there were enough memorable moments to make the film stand out in my mind days after watching it. The ending should surprise even those familiar with the Nibelungen story line.


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