Rousing biopic of Paul Kruger, the Boer guerilla fighter turned statesman and first president of South Africa.
Did You Know?
For his performance as Paul Krüger, President of the Transvaal Free State Emil Jannings was presented by Josef Goebbels with the "Ring of Honour of the German Cinema". See more
During most of the movie Queen Victoria is addressed simply as "Her majesty". However during that time the queen should have been addressed as "her majesty the queen". See more
This was the end. This is how England subjected our little folk with most horrible methods. But one day the days of the reevnge will come. I don't know when. But so much blood can't be flowed for nothing. So many tears weren't cried for fruitless. We were just a small and weak folk. Big and powerful folks will stand up agains the british tyranny. They will beat England to the ground. God will be with them. Then the way is free for a better world.
At the end of the movie, instead of the word "Ende" (The End) the company's logo "Tobis" appears. See more
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