7.9/10
14
1 critic

Metamorphosis (1976)

Förvandlingen (original title)
A young man wakes up one morning and discovers that he has been transformed into a beetle. Soon he becomes hated by all.

Director:

Writers:

, (novel)
Reviews
1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Metamorphosis I (1990)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Dr. Peter Houseman is a brilliant geneticist who is working on a serum which will stop human aging, but his colleagues don't believe in his work. When his university funding is threatened ... See full summary »

Director: George Eastman
Stars: Gene Lebrock, Catherine Baranov, Harry Cason
Metamorphosis I (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In the space of three weeks from mid November to early December 1912, a 29 year old unknown Czech author wrote the short story of travelling salesman Gregor Samsa... See full synopsis »

Director: Chris Swanton
Stars: Janet Henfrey, Chloe Howman, Maureen Lipman
Metamorphosis (2007)
Fantasy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

In the Seventeenth Century, while Hungary is fighting the Turks, the population of a small village in the Carpathian Mountains faces the evil Countess Elizabeth Bathory, accused of drinking... See full summary »

Director: Jenö Hodi
Stars: Corey Sevier, Irena Violette, Christopher Lambert
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Based on Kafka's story of the same name, "The Metamorphosis" tells the story of a traveling salesman, Gregor Samsa, who wakes up one morning to find himself transformed into a gigantic insect.

Director: Valeri Fokin
Stars: Evgeniy Mironov, Igor Kvasha, Tatyana Lavrova
Metamorphosis II (2012)
Short | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Metamorphosis is a much darker retelling of Franz Kafka's classic providing a look into a modern family's reaction to their teenage son's revelation of his new identity, a hideous, human-sized cockroach.

Director: David Michael Yohe
Stars: Matt Angel, Patricia Bethune, Nick Searcy
Short | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Franz Kafka's tragic tale 'The Metamorphosis' as witnessed through the eyes of Gregor's sister, Elsa.

Director: Eric Aaron Lizer
Stars: Audi Resendez Ihlen
The Castle (TV Movie 1997)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When a land surveyor arrives at a small snowy village, local authorities refuse to allow him to advance to the nearby castle. Increasingly complicated bureaucratic obstacles arise.

Director: Michael Haneke
Stars: Ulrich Mühe, Susanne Lothar, Nikolaus Paryla
Amerika (1994)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Vladimír Michálek chose an unconventional adaptation of Franz Kafka's novel for his feature debut. Artistically reminiscent of the classic films of Karel Zeman, the director reinterpreted ... See full summary »

Director: Vladimír Michálek
Stars: Olga Charvatova, Martin Dejdar, Radim Hladík Sr.
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Directors: Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub
Stars: Christian Heinisch, Nazzareno Bianconi, Mario Adorf
Metamorphosis (TV Series 1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

TV film of Steven Berkoff's stage adaption of Kafka's famous story in which a young man who is the sole financial supporter of his family until he awakes one morning in the form of a giant ... See full summary »

Stars: Steven Berkoff, Linda Marlowe, Gary Olsen
Incarnace (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Pavel Barta
Stars: Otomar Dvorák, Gabriela Filippi, Milan Pekný
Die Verwandlung (TV Movie 1975)
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An adaptation of Franz Kafka's classic story about Gregor Samsa, a man who awakes and sees himself suddenly turned into a repulsive insect that causes problems to his (at one time) beloved ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Nemec
Stars: Heinz Bennent, Zdenka Procházková, Edwige Pierre
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Peter Schildt ...
Ernst Günther ...
Gunn Wållgren ...
Inga-Lill Carlsson ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Augustin Benka ...
Boarder
Jan Blomberg ...
Boarder
Per-Arne Ehlin ...
Boarder
Sture Ericson
Grynet Molvig ...
Singer
Per Oscarsson ...
Chris Wahlström ...
Claire Wikholm ...
Edit

Storyline

A young man wakes up one morning and discovers that he has been transformed into a beetle. Soon he becomes hated by all.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

En film efter Franz Kafkas novell.

Genres:

Fantasy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 1976 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Metamorphosis  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Metamorphosis (1987) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Availability anywhere? The_Fresh_Aphorism
Discuss Metamorphosis (1976) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?