A man named Francis relates a story about his best friend Alan and his fiancee Jane. Alan takes him to a fair where they meet Dr. Caligari, who exhibits a somnambulist, Cesare, that can predict the future. When Alan asks how long he has to live, Cesare says he has until dawn.
(Germany, 1919, B&W, 51 min, dir. Robert Weine, with Conrad Veidt, Silent) (#1669)
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