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Emerald of Death (1919)

Der Knabe in Blau (original title)
Thomas von Weerth lives as the last descendant of an aristocratic family in the decayed castle. He is fascinated by the picture, 'The Boy in Blue', which shows the so-called Death Emerald.

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F.W. Murnau
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ernst Hofmann Ernst Hofmann ... Thomas von Weerth
Blandine Ebinger Blandine Ebinger ... Schöne Zigeunerin / Fair gypsy
Margit Barnay Margit Barnay ... Junge Schauspielerin / Young actress
Karl Platen Karl Platen ... Alter Diener / Old servant
Georg John ... Zigeunerhauptmann / Gypsy commander
Leonhard Haskel Leonhard Haskel ... Theaterdirektor
Marie von Buelow Marie von Buelow ... Bettlerin
Rudolf Klix Rudolf Klix ... Bobby
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hedda Kemp Hedda Kemp ... Dame im Schleier
Hans Otterhausen Hans Otterhausen ... Guckkastenmann
Helene Sauer Helene Sauer
Hans Schaup Hans Schaup ... Der alte Dietrich - Thomas' Diener
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Thomas von Weerth lives as the last descendant of an aristocratic family in the decayed castle. He is fascinated by the picture, 'The Boy in Blue', which shows the so-called Death Emerald.

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

July 1919 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Emerald of Death See more »

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Production Co:

Ernst Hofmann-Film See more »
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Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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