German intertitles Release date1929 WriterWilliam Dieterle, Charlotte Hagenbruch ScreenplayWilliam Dieterle, Charlotte Hagenbruch CastWilliam Dieterle (Ludwig II - König von Bayern), Theodor Loos (Dr. von Gudden), Hubert von Meyerinck Similar moviesRelated William Dieterle movies
Ludwig II, King of Bavaria (German: Ludwig der Zweite, König von Bayern) is a 1929 German silent historical film directed by William Dieterle and starring Dieterle, Theodor Loos and Eugen Burg. It portrays the life and reign of the monarch Ludwig II who ruled Bavaria from 1864 to 1886. It was made at the Bavaria Studios in Geiselgasteig, Munich. The production company was the German subsidiary of the American studio Universal Pictures.
William Dieterle as Ludwig II
Theodor Loos as Doctor von Gudden
Hans Heinrich von Twardowski as Otto von Wittelsbach