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Intoxication (1919)

Rausch (original title)
Gaston finally succeeds as a dramatist and decides to leave his wife and child for another woman. When the child dies, the finger is pointed at him and he winds up as a destitute before all is revealed.

Director:

Ernst Lubitsch

Writers:

Hanns Kräly, August Strindberg (play)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Alfred Abel ... Gaston, ein Schriftsteller
Grete Diercks Grete Diercks ... Jeanne
Rudolf Klein-Rhoden Rudolf Klein-Rhoden ... Untersuchungsrichter
Marga Köhler Marga Köhler ... Henriettes Mutter
Karl Meinhardt Karl Meinhardt ... Adolph
Pola Negri
Asta Nielsen ... Henriette Mauclerc
Sophie Pagay Sophie Pagay ... Mutter Kathrin
Frida Richard Frida Richard ... Haushälterin
Heinz Stieda Heinz Stieda ... Der Abbé
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Storyline

Gaston finally succeeds as a dramatist and decides to leave his wife and child for another woman. When the child dies, the finger is pointed at him and he winds up as a destitute before all is revealed.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

Germany

Release Date:

24 September 1919 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Intoxication See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Argus-Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

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