Exclusive Trailer for Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic Re-Release

Exclusive Trailer for Fritz Lang's Indian Epic Re-Release

Exclusive trailer for Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic re-release

Film Movement has provided ComingSoon.net with the exclusive trailer for the re-release of legendary director Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic, which you can check out in the player below, along with stills in the gallery!

RELATED: Exclusive The Fate of Lee Khan Trailer for Restored Kung-Fu Classic

A cinematic link between the classic silent serials and the modern action/adventures of Indiana Jones and The Mummy, Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic was the director’s penultimate film, made when he was approaching 70 and fallen out of favor with Hollywood. Given more freedom and money than he had seen in years, the director returned to his exotic adventures, originally penned in 1921, for his lavish return to the director’s chair. With extensive location shoots, a large international cast, elaborate sets and a jungle’s worth of elephants and tigers, Lang crafted a blend of color, decor, movement and montage that, in the twilight of his career, once again proved him a virtuoso of film form for a lavish two-part serialized cliffhanger: 1959’s The Tiger of Eschnapur and The Indian Tomb which together have become known as Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic.

In The Tiger of Eschnapur (Der Tiger von Eschnapur), Western architect Harold Berger (Paul Hubschmid), called to India by Chandra, the Maharajah of Eschnapur, falls in love with the beautiful temple dancer Seetha (Debra Paget), although she is promised to the Maharajah. Their betrayal ignites the wrath of a vengeful Chandra, who is fighting his own battle for power with his scheming half-brother, and the lovers flee into the desert. Featuring breathtaking cinematography and nail-biting suspense, the first part of Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic is highlighted by Paget’s erotic temple dance and Hubschmid’s battle to the death with a man-eating tiger. In Part Two, The Indian Tomb (Das Indische Grabmal), Berger and Seetha are rescued from a sandstorm, only to be captured by Prince Ramigani. Featuring a rescue from a sandstorm, a trek through a jungle, a cave of lepers, and a bloody palace rebellion, this film, all spectacle, adventure and romance, comes together with the first to form an intoxicating escapist adventure.

Fritz Lang's Indian Epic
  • Fritz Lang's Indian Epic
  • Fritz Lang's Indian Epic
  • Fritz Lang's Indian Epic
  • Fritz Lang's Indian Epic
  • 12
    images

The post Exclusive Trailer for Fritz Lang’s Indian Epic Re-Release appeared first on ComingSoon.net.

0 comments:

Video Games Movies / Film Music Nerd News Nerd Star Trek Trailers DC Comics Sci-Fi Television / TV Comic Books Movie News DC Cinematic Universe Movie Trailers News Comedy / Humor TV News Nintendo Wii Batman Technology Batman v Superman Superman Celebrities Music Videos Comic Strips Syko.org TV Promos Wonder Woman Animation Marvel Comics Social Media Sports Arizona / AZ Stargate Superbowl Football Linkin Park Man of Steel Science Suicide Squad Xbox 360 DC Films Editorials Government Nintendo DS Box Office Comic Book News DC Television Universe Green Lantern Harley Quinn Microsoft Rock News Suns Twitter Videos Basketball Blogosphere Business DC Extended Universe Daily Deals Food / Beverage Marijuana Marvel Cinematic Universe PlayStation 3 Spider-man Staff News Super Bowl 50 The Joker Video of the Day Warner Bros. Web Development Wonder Woman Angry Birds Apple Aquaman Archie Comics Auctions Batgirl Birds of Prey Bizzaro Bizzaro Girl Bluetooth Books Bryan Fuller C4MULA CBS California California / CA Cartoons Chester Bennington Crime Customization DC Entertainment DC TV Dead by Sunrise Deaths Deep Space Nine Ebay Email Facebook Fanmade Features Federation Financial Florida / FL Fringe Gmail Google+ Greg Berlanti Hawkman Health Japan Julien-K Literature Luxury Martian Manhunter Mobile / Wireless Multiplayer Multitouch Music News NSFW Nevada / NV Nintendo 3DS No Warning Operating Systems Orgy PSN Papa Roach Pete's Dragon Press Releases Rap Music Reviews Rockstar Seth Macfarlane Software Software Update Sony Star Trek Beyond Streaming Media Supergirl Syko Sam SykoDeals SykoPoetry Tech News The Avengers The CW The Flash The Flintstones Themes Transportation Trekkers Trekkies Trekspertise United Family Music Voyager Walmart Warehouse 13 Website Tools Windows Windows 10 Windows Media Xbox Live iMac