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Pandora's Box (1929) was a Silent Films - Crime Film directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst and produced by Seymour Nebenzal and Heinz Landsmann.

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Order in the Court Blogathon: Pandora's Box:The Guilty Face in the Mirror

By FlickChick on Jun 9, 2016 From A Person in the Dark

This is my entry in the Order in the Court Blogathon hosted by the criminally wonderful Lesley at Second Sight Cinema and Theresa at Cinemaven's ESSAYS from the Couch. Click HERE for more posts. It's so much fun, it feels like it should be illegal! Pandora's Box Guilty or innocent? Usually... Read full article


The Style Essentials--Louise Brooks Opens the PANDORA'S BOX of German Expressionism

on Mar 26, 2013 From GlamAmor

Mention the words German Expressionism and you just might put a panic into even the most ardent of classic cinema fans. It's that seemingly scary combination--it's foreign and it's silent. But honestly...when you take the time to watch one, none of that matters. German Expressionism of the 1920s i... Read full article


Silent Film: Pandora's Box(1929).

By Dawn on Jan 8, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Pandora's Box (1929). German silent melodrama film based loosely on Frank Wedekind's plays Erdgeist Earth Spirit (1895) and Die B?chse der Pandora (1904). Directed by Austrian filmmaker Georg Wilhelm Pabst. Cast: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, and Francis Lederer. Story of a young woman's uninhibited... Read full article


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Quotes from

Lulu: You'll have to kill me to get rid of me.


Lulu: MONEY! All they want is money!


Lulu: Smoking is forbidden here.


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In her biography, Louise Brooks says she was physically attracted to Gustav Diessl, who played Jack the Ripper, and that made it easy for her to play her scenes with him.
Georg Wilhelm Pabst initially incurred a lot of wrath when he cast American Louise Brooks in the role of Lulu, a part which was considered to be quintessentially German. Ultimately Brooks' performance silenced her critics.
Countess Anna is considered by historians to be cinema's first lesbian character.
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Also directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst




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Also produced by Seymour Nebenzal




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Also released in 1929




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