Der Verlorene (1951)

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  • Das Untier Working
  • The Lost One Alternative
  • The Lost Man Alternative


Post World War II Germany. Rothe is a resident doctor in a refugee camp. His former colleague Hösch arrives under a pseudonym. Rothe recalls how Hösch was responsible for exposing his fiancée in wartime Germany as a spy, and how, after having strangled her, this had unleashed in him a pathological compulsion to kill women.

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