The Blue Angel (1930)
Directed By: Josef von Sternberg
Shot By: Günther Rittau
Written By: Carl Zuckmayer, Karl Vollmöller, Robert Liebmann, & Josef von Sternberg
Based on the novel “Professor Unrat” by Heinrich Mann
This is the film that thrust Marlene Deitrich into the national spotlight. While her performance is noteworthy is it not to overshadow the story Sternberg modified himself to fit his needs.