Metropolis (1927) (en)
Slogan: There can be no understanding between the hands and the brain unless the heart acts as mediator.
- Original title: Metropolis
- Evaluation: 8.2 (Votes: 1720)
- Genres: Drama, Science Fiction
- Release date 1927-02-06 (1927)
- Duration: 149 Min
- Keywords: man vs machine, saviour, underground world, metropolis, destruction, inventor, delirium, dystopia, silent film, robot, tower of babel, prophet, depravity, mad scientist, mob justice, downtrodden, german expressionism, mediator, class society, expressionism, future, social unrest, based on novel or book, seven deadly sins
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.