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14 Ratings

Barbed Wire

United States, 1927
Drama, Romance, War


Actress Pola Negri stars as Mona, a French farm girl whose romance with German prisoner-of-war Oskar forms the dramatic nucleus of the story.

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Barbed Wire Directed by Rowland V. Lee, Mauritz Stiller

Critics reviews

The first thing to be said about BARBED WIRE is that it’s a self-consciously modest movie—intimate in its scope and compact in its storytelling. If not for the presence of Pola Negri and Clive Brook in the leading parts, it might easily be confused for a B movie—and a very accomplished one at that.
April 14, 2017
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