5.7/10
39

Carl Peters (1941)

Film about the exploits of famed German explorer Dr. Carl Peters.

Director:

Herbert Selpin

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hans Albers ... Dr. Carl Peters
Karl Dannemann ... Dr. Karl Jühlke
Fritz Odemar ... Count Pfeil
Herbert Hübner ... Councillor Leo Kayser
Mohamed Husen Mohamed Husen ... Ramasan
Toni von Bukovics Toni von Bukovics ... Frau Peters, mother
Wilhelm P. Krüger Wilhelm P. Krüger ... Old Wilhelm
Jack Trevor ... British Consul, Zanzibar
Theodor Thony Theodor Thony ... Dr. Nicolo
Andrews Engelmann ... Capt. Mathew
Ernst Fritz Fürbringer ... Count Wehr-Bandelin
Erika von Thellmann ... Frau Kayser
Friedrich Ulmer ... Prince Hohenlohe-Langenberg
Hans Leibelt ... Prof. Karl Engel (Uncle Karl)
Reinhold Pasch Reinhold Pasch ... Capt. Greenwood, alias Behrens
Edit

Storyline

Film about the exploits of famed German explorer Dr. Carl Peters.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German | English

Release Date:

21 March 1941 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Dr. Karl Peters See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Tobis Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Hans Albers, who was playing the lead in this movie, was originally a theater actor but after the Nazis came to power he wasn't playing at the theater until 1945 to avoid the influence from the Nazis. He was one of Joseph Goebbels' favorite actor even if he hated the Nazis and avoided being seen with them or avoided receiving awards from a Nazi politician. See more »

Goofs

The Reichstag is shown as a group of people who can talk whenever they want without giving a real chance to speak and openly insult the speaker, Carl Peters in this case, which is not how it is in real life (this was done because this movie supposed to set an antidemocratic tone). See more »

Quotes

Dr. Carl Peters: The Prince Bismarck and I, we speak one and the same language. We are both from the Elbe, we were both baptisted with Elbe water and with what you, Mr. council, are baptisted we should rather not talk about.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Nazi Titanic (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Muss i denn
(uncredited)
trad.
(played in the first scene of the movie)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed