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The Love of Jeanne Ney (1927)

Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney (original title)
In the Crimea, the Reds and the Whites aren't done fighting, and Jeanne discovers that the man she loves is a Bolshevik (when he kills her father). Penniless, she returns to Paris where she... See full summary »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Édith Jéhanne ...
Uno Henning ...
Andreas Labov
Fritz Rasp ...
Khalibiev
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Gabrielle
Adolf E. Licho ...
Raymond Ney
Eugen Jensen ...
Andre Ney
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Poitras
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Gaston (as Siegfried Arno)
Hertha von Walther ...
Margot
Vladimir Sokoloff ...
Zacharkiewicz
Jack Trevor
Mammey Terja-Basa
Josefine Dora
Heinrich Gotho
Margarete Kupfer ...
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In the Crimea, the Reds and the Whites aren't done fighting, and Jeanne discovers that the man she loves is a Bolshevik (when he kills her father). Penniless, she returns to Paris where she works for her uncle. Soon after, her lover Andreas is in France to organize the sailors in Toulon. So also is a thief, traitor, and libertine, Khalibiev, who wants to seduce Jeanne. His schemes, Jeanne and Andreas's naivete, and a lost diamond bring the lovers to the brink of tragedy. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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From a Master Film Director
11 January 2002 | by (New York City, NY) – See all my reviews

Love of Jeanne Ney(1927) is an involving Wartime melodrama with images that impress. Definitely the work of a great director in G.W. Pabst who is the second greatest filmmaker in German Silent films right after Fritz Lang. Includes a post Metropolis role for Brigitte Helm. Acting is very good and the set designs are some of the best in Silent cinema. A downbeat film with a contrasting happy ending.


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