The Prince of Rogues

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The Prince of Rogues
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Directed byCurtis Bernhardt
Written byCarl Zuckmayer (play)
Curtis Bernhardt
StarringHans Stüwe
Lissy Arna
Albert Steinrück
Bruno Ziener
Music byPasquale Perris
CinematographyGünther Krampf
Distributed byPrometheus-Film
Release date
1 February 1928
German intertitles

The Prince of Rogues (German: Schinderhannes) is a 1928 German silent drama film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Hans Stüwe, Lissy Arna and Albert Steinrück. It was shot at the Johannisthal Studios in Berlin.[1] The film's art direction was by Heinrich Richter. The story depicts the life of the 18th century outlaw Schinderhannes. It is based on a 1927 play Schinderhannes by Carl Zuckmayer.[2]


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  1. ^ Kreimeier p.98
  2. ^ Grange p.277


  • Grange, William. Cultural Chronicle of the Weimar Republic. Scarecrow Press, 2008.
  • Kreimeier, Klaus. The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918-1945. University of California Press, 1999.

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