The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

Drama
1h 46m1974German
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The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
1h 45m

When Kaspar Hauser appears in Nuremberg in 1828, he can barely walk or speak and has no concept of social behaviour. He later claims to have been locked away since birth. He learns to read, write, talk, and think for himself, but remains an outsider.

directors:
Werner Herzog
cast:
Bruno S., Brigitte Mira, Walter Ladengast, Hans Musaus, Willy Semmelrogge, Michael Kroecher, Henry van Lyck, Gloria Doer
advice:
Violence, Adult themes and/or dangerous stunts