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3.8
294 Ratings

Queen Kelly

Directed by Erich von Stroheim
United States, 1929
Drama, Silent

Synopsis

Prince Wolfram is the betrothed of mad Queen Regina V of Kronberg; her word is law, but he is a playboy. One day, he spies a young woman named Kelly walking with the other students of a convent. He is intrigued by her beauty and wants her…

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Queen Kelly Directed by Erich von Stroheim

Critics reviews

Whether the complete Queen Kelly as envisaged by Stroheim would have been his great masterpiece is difficult to ascertain… All of Stroheim’s films, no matter how mutilated or infuriating they may be, are extraordinary works of a gigantean talent whose cinematic vision was many decades ahead of its time. Watch Queen Kelly and be amazed.
August 01, 2007
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