Das Lufttorpedo (1913)

Germany, 1913
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A German borderline science fiction film directed by Marcel Robert.

Plot Summary

Colonel Crawford invents a device to aid dropping bombs from aircraft, plans that are sought by foreign spies. When Crawford learns that his son has betrayed him and stolen the plans, he sets off in pursuit in his hydroplane.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Marcel Robert
Dekage-Film, Deutsche Kinematographengesellschaft

Cast
Suzanne Grandais (Suzy Crawford)

Alternative Titles

The Air Torpedo – US title
Luft-Torpedoen – Danish title

References

Books

  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.6 – credits
  • Vintage Science Fiction Films, 1896-1949 by Michael Benson p.132 – credits