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The Threepenny Opera

Die 3 Groschen-Oper

Directed by G.W. Pabst
Germany, 1931
Drama, Musical


Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The Threepenny Opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities.
(Also known as Beggar’s Opera.)

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The Threepenny Opera Directed by G.W. Pabst

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