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  • Emil and the Detectives

    1931. Germany. Gerhard Lamprecht. 75 min.

Saturday, January 22, 2011, 2:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Emil and the Detectives

    1931. Germany. Directed by Gerhard Lamprecht. Screenplay by Billie (Billy) Wilder, Paul Frank, based on the novel by Erich Kästner and a story idea by Kästner and Emmerich (Emeric) Pressburger. With Käte Haack, Rolf Wenkhaus, Fritz Rasp, Rudolf Biebrach. A young country boy leads a posse of kids through Berlin to retrieve the money stolen from him on the train to the big city. In German with little dialogue; no English subtitles. 75 min.

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