The New Babylon (Novyy Vavilon)
The New Babylon (Novyy Vavilon) (1929)

In 1871, at the height of the Franco-Prussian War, a group of revolutionaries created the Paris Commune, an experiment in democratic government. An entire cross-section of Parisian citizenry comes alive during the rise and fall of this… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: November 30, 1929
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Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

The film has all of the vigor and pure cinematic originality of Abel Gance's Napoleon without all the pretensions to greatness shouldered by that film.

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