Die Nibelungen: Siegfried (Siegfried's Death)
Die Nibelungen: Siegfried (Siegfried's Death) (1924)

This lushly produced UFA production from Fritz Lang was adapted from the Norse sagas, and also from the Wagner operas Siegfried, Gotterdaemmerung, and Lohengrin. There is also a sequel -- Kremhilde's Revenge (Kriemhild's Rache).… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 23, 1924
DVD Release Date: April 25, 1991
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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

[An] astonishing, five-hour fantasy.

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Fernando F. Croce

The medium's every cog and wheel marshaled into a mammoth-production that nevertheless exudes a defiantly personal blend of fantasy and politics

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's awesome as spectacle, but the story takes a long time to develop.

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Stella Dallas
lord of the rings of the silent era. a lavish production of the norse sagas filmed at ufa between 'dr mabuse' and 'metropolis'. siegfried… More
Byron Brubaker
If you like The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, you may want to check out this German silent fantasy epic. Richard Wagner composed an opera cycle based on the same… More
Eric Broome
Fritz Lang's adaptation of the epic "Die Nibelungen" poem is so massive that it's intimidating to even review it. It's almost five… More