Barrabas (film)

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Barrabas
Barrabas.jpg
Directed by Louis Feuillade
Produced by Louis Feuillade
Written by Louis Feuillade
Starring Fernand Herrmann, Édouard Mathé
Cinematography Maurice Champreux , Georges Lafont, Léon Morizet
Edited by Maurice Champreux
Release date
1920
Country France
Language Silent film

Barrabas is a 1920 French silent crime thriller film directed and written by Louis Feuillade.

Plot[edit]

Rudolph Strelitz, known as ‘Barrabas’, is the brutal leader of an underground gang who causes mayhem and destruction to the lives of civilized people. A lawyer, Claude Varèse, is strongly determined to bring Strelitz to justice for the purpose of revenge, after his father was wrongly guillotined for the murder of Laure d’Hérigny, a mistress of a missing American millionaire. Later Claude Varèse’s sister, Françoise, is then abducted by the evil Dr Lucius, one of Barrabas’ henchmen.

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

French Title Runtime
1 "Prologue; La Maîtresse du Juif Errant" 77 mins.
2 "La Justice des hommes" 39 mins.
3 "La Villa des Glycines" 40 mins.
4 "Le Stigmate" 39 mins.
5 "Nöelle Maupré" 39 mins.
6 "La Fille du condamné" 39 mins.
7 "Les Ailes de Satan" 39 mins.
8 "Le Manoir mystérieux" 40 mins.
9 "L’Otage" 40 mins.
10 "L’Oubliette" 38 mins.
11 "Le Revenant" 38 mins.
12 "Le Justice" 38 mins.

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