Most widely held works by Alfred Abel
Metropolis ( Visual )
118 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
An expressionistic drama about authoritarianism and revolt in an industrialized metropolis of the 21st century.
Metropolis ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1927 and 1996 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
The story of a 21st century city run by a "super trustee" and his collaborators who live in a paradise-like garden. Workers are totally enslaved by machines and condemned to live underground. In the midst of this misery, a young woman, Maria, arises and attempts to inspire the workers to throw off their oppressors.
Fritz Lang's Metropolis ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
In 2000, the inhabitants of Metropolis are divided into two classes: an elite "ruling" class and the working class, who work below ground. When the son of the ruler of the city falls in love with a woman of the lower class, confrontation occurs.
Triple feature, horror classics. Volume 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Handbuch Bilanz und Abschlussprüfung : HBA ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Science fiction collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Ten exciting, imaginative, fanciful science fiction films for the whole family.
Phantom ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1922 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Stummfilmdrama in einer rekonstruierten Fassung um einen armen Schreiberling, dessen Leben aus den Bahnen gerät, als er sich in eine reiche Eisenwarenhändlertochter verliebt.
Treuhandwesen : Prüfung, Begutachtung, Beratung ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Zusammenhang zwischen Blutzucker und galvanischer Erregbarkeit der Muskeln bei Schwangeren by Alfred Abel ( Book )
3 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Fritz-Lang-Sonderedition drei Meisterwerke der Filmgeschichte auf 4 DVDs mit umfangreichem Bonusmaterial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Metropolis DVD-Studienfassung ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Fritz Lang Epic Collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A view of the future in which people either live underground or in a wonderous aboveground city ; a story of Seigfried and his quest for a wife, followed by the wife's revenge upon Siegfried's murderers ; an undercover agent seeks to bring down the head of a criminal empire ; a futuristic view of the first moon expedition.
Fritz Lang's Metropolis neu restaurierte Fassung mit Originalmusik ; 2 DVD Set ( )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in German and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Classic fantasy of a futuristic city and its mechanized society.
Leasing, mieten statt kaufen : eine neue Finanzierungsmethode by Alfred Abel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Metropolis : special edition 2 disc set ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In een gigantische ondergrondse fabrieksstad rond het jaar 2000 komen arbeiders, opgehitst door een duivelse robot, in opstand tegen de heersende intellectuele klasse en dreigt de schitterende bovenstad vernietigd te worden. Freder, de zoon van de grote heerser van Metropolis, weet met behulp van de profetes Maria een catastrofe te voorkomen en verzoening tussen de verschillende klassen via het hart te bewerkstelligen.
Metropolis ein Film ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Metropolis (1927) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The peaceful, idyllic life in the automated, mechanized & regimented city of the future is shattered when a mad inventor intentionally seeks to disrupt things.
Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler : ein Film ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1922 in Undetermined and German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Metropolis Deutschland 1926, Produktion: Universum ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Metropolis and things to come ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The 1st work is a silent film fantasy of a futuristic city, Metropolis, and its mechanized society depicting the dehumanization of cities. Set in the year 2000, the story follows a young, upper-class man who abandons his life of luxury to join oppressed workers in a revolt.
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