A Scene from ‘Crime and Punishment’. 1935.

A Scene from the film ‘Crime And Punishment’ adapted from the great Russian author Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky’s novel of the same name. A great author of of realism, this is the best film adaptation of this novel directed by the great director/actor Josef Von Sternberg and stars Peter Lorre as the main character who has to choose between his guilty conscience and love, family, and success on the other. A great film of humane belief and the triumph good over greed and evil.