Stars: Pola Negri, James Hall, George Siegmann, Max Davidson Director: Mauritz Stiller Runtime: 84 Minutes Language: English subtitles - Music score Color: Black and White Format: DVD-R Extras: Just in Time with Snooky Rating: NR Price: $16.95
Hotel Imperial (1927)
Directed by Mauritz Stiller
Cast: Pola Negri .... Anna Sedlak James Hall .... Lt. Paul Almasy George Siegmann .... Gen. Juschkiewitsch Max Davidson .... Elias Butterman Michael Vavitch .... Tabakowitsch Otto Fries .... Anton Klinak Nicholas Soussanin .... Baron Fredrikson Golden Wadhams .... Maj. Gen. Sultanov
Set early in World War I, Lieutenant Paul Almasy tries to escape to the Austrian army lines from Russian occupied Austria, but stops to rest at a small hotel. He is given shelter and protection by chambermaid Anna Sedlak. A Russian general makes the hotel his headquarters. Anna and Paul, who have fallen in love, agree to try to stop a dangerous spy and save the Austrian army and Paul's life.