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The Love of Jeanne Ney (1927)

Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 30 January 1928 (Finland)
In the Crimea, the Reds and the Whites aren't done fighting, and Jeanne discovers that the man she loves is a Bolshevik (when he kills her father). Penniless, she returns to Paris where she... See full summary »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Édith Jéhanne Édith Jéhanne ... Jeanne Ney
Uno Henning ... Andreas Labov
Fritz Rasp ... Khalibiev
Brigitte Helm ... Gabrielle
Adolf E. Licho Adolf E. Licho ... Raymond Ney
Eugen Jensen Eugen Jensen ... Andre Ney / Alfred Ney
Hans Jaray ... Poitras
Sig Arno ... Gaston (as Siegfried Arno)
Hertha von Walther Hertha von Walther ... Margot
Vladimir Sokoloff ... Zacharkiewicz
Jack Trevor ... Mr. Wallace Jack
Mammey Terja-Basa Mammey Terja-Basa ... Crimean Servant
Josefine Dora Josefine Dora ... Jeweler's Wife
Heinrich Gotho Heinrich Gotho ... Man in Train
Milly Mathis Milly Mathis ... Woman in Train
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In the Crimea, the Reds and the Whites aren't done fighting, and Jeanne discovers that the man she loves is a Bolshevik (when he kills her father). Penniless, she returns to Paris where she works for her uncle. Soon after, her lover Andreas is in France to organize the sailors in Toulon. So also is a thief, traitor, and libertine, Khalibiev, who wants to seduce Jeanne. His schemes, Jeanne and Andreas's naivete, and a lost diamond bring the lovers to the brink of tragedy. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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One of the great unique films of that era
15 March 2011 | by willcarson4358See all my reviews

Just saw this film and was very impressed with the style and story. Like all the others who have commented, I was immediately drawn in to the story and characters. Even though there were minimal subtitles, the story was not difficult to follow. It is a different way to tell a story where body movement and gestures replace the voice. The orchestral soundtrack was well matched to the mood and action. I had never heard of this film and only found it by accident when searching on whatever became of Bridgit Helm who did not pursue acting after (?) this final film. It is also a historical drama and has interesting details of life in that time. Definitely one of the great films of that era.


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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

30 January 1928 (Finland) See more »

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Universum Film (UFA) See more »
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Silent

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1.33 : 1
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