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Polizeibericht Überfall (1928)

| Short, Crime, Drama
A coin found on the street turns out to be unlucky for those who attempt to possess it.

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Complete credited cast:
Heinrich Gotho
Eva Schmid-Kayser
Alfred Loretto
Han Ruys
Rudolf Hilberg
Heinrich Falconi
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Gustav Püttjer
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A coin found on the street turns out to be unlucky for those who attempt to possess it.

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Banned by German censor in 1928 because of its "brutalizing and demoralizing effect". See more »

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Great silent film. A must see
1 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

I just recently had the opportunity to watch this short film, and as far as silent films go, I have to conclude that this is one of the best image/story portrayed films I have seen.

The reason is that the film is very well told using pictures. The story is easy to follow all the way through, and this is rare with silent films.

The film is well cast, I like the characters, and it is beautifully shot, I must admit, that I am biased by old type images, and especially like films that are from the early to late 20's, there is something very mature in the imagery and style of these films.

A must see for every student of the arts..


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