WriterHanns Kraly, Julius Urgiss, Wilhelm Raff Release date5 November 1930 Initial releaseNovember 5, 1930 (Germany) Music directorRobert Gilbert, Felix Gunther ScreenplayJulius Urgis, Wilhelm Raff CastHenny Porten (Liesel & Gretel, Kohlhiesels Töchter), Fritz Kampers (Pepi), Leo Peukert (Kohlhiesel), Gustl Gstettenbaur (Gustl, Pikkolo) Similar moviesThe Patriot (1928), One Hundred Men and a Girl (1937), The Last of Mrs Cheyney (1937), Danton (1931), It Started with Eve (1941)
Kohlhiesel's Daughters (German: Kohlhiesels Töchter) is a 1930 German comedy film directed by Hans Behrendt and starring Henny Porten, Fritz Kampers and Leo Peukert. It is an adaptation of the play Kohlhiesel's Daughters by Hanns Kräly, which has been made into a number of films. The film was a significant success at the box office, establishing the silent actress Porten as a sound star. Porten plays the role of twin sisters, one of whom is vicacious and the other unpleasant.
Henny Porten as Liesel & Gretel, Kohlhiesels Töchter