The Blue Angel (Der Blaue Engel)
  • 31st May 2019
  • 1 hr 46 mins

Following up his role in von Sternberg's great silent The Last Command, Emil Jannings portrays a schoolteacher named Immanuel Rath, whose fateful expedition to catch his students frequenting the cabaret known as The Blue Angel leads to his own rapture with the establishment's main attraction Lola (Dietrich) and, as a result, triggers the downward spiral of his life and fortune.

Cast
Emil Jannings, Marlene Dietrich, Kurt Gerron, Rosa Valetti, Hans Albers, Reinhold Bernt, Eduard von Winterstein, Hans Roth, Roland Varno
Director
Josef von Sternberg
Writer
Heinrich Mann, Carl Zuckmayer
Genre
Drama, Action/Adventure