Free Movies: The Hands of Orlac
Movie Name: The Hands of Orlac
A 1924 Austrian silent horror film directed by Robert Wiene and starring Conrad Veidt, Alexandra Sorina and Fritz Kortner. Concert pianist Paul Orlac loses his hands in a horrible railway accident. The surgeon transplants the hands of a recently executed murderer named Vasseur. Director Wiene combined expressionist motifs with more naturalistic visuals.