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Last Laugh / Der Letzte Mann / The Least Of Men


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Tookey's Rating
8 /10
 
Average Rating
8.22 /10
 
Starring
Emil Jannings , Max Hiller, Maly Delschaft
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Directed by: F.W. Murnau (pictured)
Written by: Carl Mayer

 
 
 
Released: 1924
   
Genre: DRAMA
IMPORTANT
SILENT
FOREIGN
   
Origin: Germany
   
Length: 73
 
 


 
A proud doorman (Emil Jannings) struggles to keep his self-respect as he is demoted to lavatory attendant at a luxury hotel.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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This silent classic made history by being told entirely in pictures, without any title cards. Karl Freund's camerawork is outstanding. Poorly remade in Germany, in 1955.


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