Emil and the Detectives Emil and the Detectives

When a suspicious man bribes Emil with chocolate in return for a bundle of cash, the young lad thinks of a plan to catch him.

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Weimar Cinema (Germany 1919-1933)


Bumstead 129 films 23 4 Edit

Missing from the database:

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