The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari [Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari] (1920) is a silent film directed by Robert Wiene from a screenplay by Hans Janowitz and Carl Mayer. It is one of the most influential of German Expressionist films. A version based on the original was made in 2005.
Man in the Garden
- Spirits Surround us on every side — They have driven me from hearth and home, from wife and child.
- First lines
- My betrothed...
- You fools, this man is plotting our doom! We die at dawn! He is Caligari!
- Francis, Can we go to the fair?
- We who are of noble blood may not follow the wishes of our hearts.
- At last I recognize his mania. He believes me to be the mythical Caligari. Astonishing! But I think I know how to cure him now.
- Alan: How long shall I live?
- Cesare: The time is short. You die at dawn!
- The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari video on the Internet Archive (available for download).
- The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari quotes at the Internet Movie Database (1920)
- An Article on The Cabinet of Dr.Caligari published at BrokenProjector.com
- Transcription on Aellea Classic Movie Scripts.
- The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari - summary of the plot.
- Das Kabinett des Doktor Caligari (1920)
- Caligari: A German Silent Masterpiece