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Dope (1932)

Der weiße Dämon (original title)
A man returns from South America to Germany and finds his sister has developed a cocaine habit. The drug is having adverse effects on her health, but he has to outsmart the drug pushers ... See full summary »

Director:

Kurt Gerron

Writers:

Philipp Lothar Mayring, Fritz Zeckendorf (as Friedrich Zeckendorf)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hans Albers ... Heini Gildemeister
Gerda Maurus ... Gerda Gildemeister
Peter Lorre ... Hunchback
Lucie Höflich Lucie Höflich ... Gildemeister's Mother
Trude von Molo ... Dora Lind
Alfred Abel ... Gorre
Hans Joachim Schaufuß Hans Joachim Schaufuß ... Gorre's Son
Raoul Aslan Raoul Aslan ... Dr. Urusew
Hubert von Meyerinck ... Marquis d'Esquillon
Alfred Beierle
Ernst Behmer Ernst Behmer
Paul Biensfeldt Paul Biensfeldt
Julius Brandt Julius Brandt
Hansjoachim Büttner Hansjoachim Büttner ... (as Joachim Büttner)
Eugen Burg
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Storyline

A man returns from South America to Germany and finds his sister has developed a cocaine habit. The drug is having adverse effects on her health, but he has to outsmart the drug pushers supplying her with the stuff before he finally manages to have her admitted to a sanatorium for treatment. A romance also blossoms along the way.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

7 December 1932 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Dope See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Universum Film (UFA) See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Tobis-Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

A French-language version of this film, retitled Stupéfiants, was made simultaneously with the original German production. Peter Lorre played the same role in both versions. See more »

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Alternate-language version of Stupéfiants (1932) See more »

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