The House of Dora Green

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The House of Dora Green
Directed by Henrik Galeen
Written by Hans Rudolf Berndorff (novel)
Bobby E. Lüthge
Starring Mady Christians
Paul Hartmann
Leonard Steckel
Alfred Abel
Music by Franz Grothe
Cinematography Bruno Mondi
Edited by Martha Dübber
Distributed by National-Film
Release dates
22 February 1933
Running time
78 minutes
Country Germany
Language German

The House of Dora Green (German:Salon Dora Green) is a 1933 German thriller film directed by Henrik Galeen and starring Mady Christians, Paul Hartmann and Leonard Steckel. It was based on the novel Diplomatische Unterwelt by Hans Rudolf Berndorff. It was the final German film made by Galeen, before being forced into exile following the Nazi Party's takeover of power.[1] In 1937 it was released in the United States.


Foreign spies wishing to steal a technological breakthrough enlist the unwitting assistance of a cabaret singer, Dora Green. After she discovers their true intentions, she helps the authorities thwart their scheme.



  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.146


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.
  • Waldman, Harry. Nazi Films In America, 1933-1942. McFarland, 2008.

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