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Mysteries of India, Part II: Above All Law (1921)

Das indische Grabmal zweiter Teil - Der Tiger von Eschnapur (original title)
Howard is infected with leprosy, Mac Allen was captured by the Maharadsha, and now the Maharadsha offers Irene a deal: one night for letting healing Howard. She accepts, but when she tries ... See full summary »

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Joe May

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Thea von Harbou (novel), Fritz Lang (scenario) | 1 more credit »
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Complete credited cast:
Olaf Fønss Olaf Fønss ... Herbert Rowland (as Olaf Fönss)
Mia May Mia May ... Irene Amundsen - Rowlands Braut / Fiancée
Conrad Veidt ... Ayan III, the Maharajah of Bengal
Erna Morena ... Saviti - die Fürstin / Princess
Bernhard Goetzke ... Ramigani 'Rami' - Yoghi / the Yogi
Lya De Putti ... Mirrjha (as Lya de Putti)
Paul Richter ... MacAllan - englischer Offizier / an English Officer
Georg John ... Büßer / A Penitent
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Howard is infected with leprosy, Mac Allen was captured by the Maharadsha, and now the Maharadsha offers Irene a deal: one night for letting healing Howard. She accepts, but when she tries to commit suicide, he lets her go. Mac Allen is being eaten by the tigers, and finally the Maharani dies. Written by Stephan Eichenberg <eichenbe@fak-cbg.tu-muenchen.de>

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

12 November 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mysteries of India, Part II: Above All Law See more »

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Production Co:

May-Film See more »
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Runtime:

| (2000 alternate)

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Good, silent movie adventure-not dull or laughable
21 December 2000 | by Raoul Duke-3See all my reviews

Despite the 3.5 hr running time for the pair of films that make up The Indian Tomb, the story moves along pretty good. There's very little hammy acting (non-Hollywood film after all) and reasonable adventure/action, despite the fixed camera angles (i.e., this is not The Matrix). Some pretty epic sets, real tigers, and a fairly well-done score (at least in the 2000 DVD release. B+W, with many scenes tinted


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