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“Menschen hinter Gittern” (Men behind bars) was the German version of the 1931 Hollywood movie "The big house" about prisoners escaping jail. The screenplay was written by Ernst Toller and others.

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Albert and Elsa Einstein on the set of "Menschen hinter Gittern" : with actors Gustav Diessl, Heinrich George, Paul Morgan, and director Paul Fejos, Leo Baeck Institute, F 5318M.