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The Head of Janus (1920)

Der Januskopf (original title)
See everything in the book "Conrad Veidt on Screen" by John T. Soister (McFarland 2002), pages 109-113.

Director:

F.W. Murnau

Writers:

Robert Louis Stevenson (novel), Hans Janowitz (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Conrad Veidt ... Dr. Warren / Mr. O'Connor
Magnus Stifter Magnus Stifter ... Dr. Warrens Freund
Margarete Schlegel ... Grace / Jane
Willy Kaiser-Heyl Willy Kaiser-Heyl ... Extra
Bela Lugosi ... Dr. Warren's Diener
Margarete Kupfer ... Jane Lanyon / Grace
Danny Guertler Danny Guertler ... Extra
Gustav Botz Gustav Botz ... Extra
Jaro Fürth Jaro Fürth ... Extra
Hans Lanser-Rudolf Hans Lanser-Rudolf ... Extra
Marga Reuter Marga Reuter ... Extra
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lanja Rudolph Lanja Rudolph ... Extra
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Storyline

In this uncredited and apparently lost version of Robert Louis Stevenson's "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" the protagonist is Dr. Warren, who indulges his evil nature by periodically turning himself into the depraved Mr. O'Connor. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

26 December 1920 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

The Two-Faced Man See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (lost)

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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