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The Dreyfus Case (1930)

Dreyfus (original title)
In late nineteenth century Alfred Dreyfus, a French army officer of Jewish heritage, is falsely accused of espionage. Found guilty of treason he is drummed out of the army and sent to prison on Devil's Island.

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French Captain, Alfred Dreyfus, is wrongfully convicted of treason in 1894 and is sentenced to life imprisonment at Devil's island.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Fritz Kortner ... Alfred Dreyfus
... Emile Zola
... Col. Picquart
... Lucie Dreyfus
... Maj. Ferdinand Walsin-Esterhazy
Fritz Rasp ... Maj. DuPatay de Clam
Paul Bildt ... Georges Clemenceau
... Maj. Henry
... Labori (defense counsel)
... Edgar Demange (defense counsel)
Leopold von Ledebur ... Gen. De Boisdeffre
... Gen. Pellieux
Fritz Alberti ... Godefroy Cavaignac
... Parisian lady
Ferdinand Bonn ... Gen. Mercier
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In late nineteenth century Alfred Dreyfus, a French army officer of Jewish heritage, is falsely accused of espionage. Found guilty of treason he is drummed out of the army and sent to prison on Devil's Island.

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