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Husbands or Lovers (1924)

Nju - Eine unverstandene Frau (original title)
A wife is bored by her overweight slob of a husband, so she gives in to the temptation of a slickly seductive poet.

Director:

Paul Czinner

Writers:

Paul Czinner, Ossip Dymow (play)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Elisabeth Bergner ... Nju
Emil Jannings ... Ehemann
Conrad Veidt ... Der Liebhaber, ein Dichter
Maria Bard Maria Bard ... Kindermädchen
Nils Edwall Nils Edwall ... Kind
Annie Röttgen Annie Röttgen
Margarete Kupfer
Karl Platen Karl Platen
Max Kronert Max Kronert
Walter Werner Walter Werner
Grete Lundt Grete Lundt
Maria Forescu Maria Forescu
Fritz Ley Fritz Ley
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Storyline

A wife is bored by her overweight slob of a husband, so she gives in to the temptation of a slickly seductive poet.

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Taglines:

A Powerful Drama of Modern Marriage

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

Germany

Release Date:

23 December 1927 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Husbands or Lovers See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Following the successful telecasts of Othello (1922) and The Eagle (1925), New York City's freshly launched WJZ (Channel 7), began a weekly series of Sunday evening silent film feature presentations, shown more or less in their entirety, which aired intermittently for the next twelve months. This feature initially aired on Sunday 10 October 1948, under its English language title, Husbands or Lovers; A Mormon Maid (1917) would be the following week's offering. See more »

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