During the French Revolution, Danton marries a royalist, negotiates with the Duke of Coburg to turn back an invasion, and fights Robespierre's malicious intrigues and growing dictatorship. This highly-praised drama features some of the finest theater actors in Weimar Germany. Directed by Hans Behrendt; music by Artur Guttmann; featuring Fritz Kortner, Gustaf Gründgens, Lucie Mannheim, and Alexander Granach. Germany, 1931, B&W, 89 minutes, German dialogue.
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