The Robber Bride (film)

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The Robber Bride
Directed by Robert Wiene
Produced by Oskar Messter
Written by Robert Wiene
Starring Henny Porten
Friedrich Feher
Artur Menzel
Music by Giuseppe Becce
Cinematography Karl Freund
Distributed by Hansa Film
Release date
  • 29 September 1916 (1916-09-29)
Country Germany
Language Silent
German intertitles

The Robber Bride (German: Die Räuberbraut) is a 1916 German silent comedy film directed by Robert Wiene and starring Henny Porten, Friedrich Feher and Artur Menzel. A young woman with romantic ideas rejects the arranged marriage her parents want for her, dreaming instead of marrying a bandit.[1]



  1. ^ Jung & Schatzberg, p. 27


  • Jung, Uli & Schatzberg, Walter. Beyond Caligari: The Films of Robert Wiene. Berghahn Books, 1999.

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