Title: M

Release: 1931

Rating: 8.4

Language: German

Country: Germany

Runtime: 117

Genre: Crime,Drama,Mystery,Thriller


Release 1931
Rating 8.4
Language German
Country Germany
Runtime 117
Genre Crime,Drama,Mystery,Thriller



In Germany, Hans Beckert is an unknown killer of girls. He whistles Edvard Grieg's 'In The Hall of the Mountain King', from the 'Peer Gynt' Suite I Op. 46 while attracting the little girls for death. The police force pressed by the Minister give its best effort trying unsuccessfully to arrest the serial killer. The organized crime has great losses due to the intense search and siege of the police and decides to chase the murderer, with the support of the beggars association. They catch Hans and briefly judge him.

Director :

Fritz Lang

Writer :

Thea von Harbou (script), Fritz Lang (script)

Actors :

... Hans Beckert

... Inspector Karl Lohmann

... Crime Boss Schränker

... Captured Vault Robber Franz

... Frau Beckmann

... Elsie Beckmann

... Inspector Groeber