Küzdelem a Létért (The Struggle for Life)
aka A Leopárd (The Leopard)
As Paul Orlay, Bela Lugosi played a ruthless architect who ruins his lovers, a countess and a poor girl, in order to further his career. At the height of his success, he is shot by the poor girl’s father.
Production company: Star
Director: Alfréd Deésy
Based on the play “La Lutte Pour La Vie” by Alphonse Daudet.
First screened at the Mozgókép-Otthon in Budapest on July 16, 1918
Béla Lugosi (under the name of Arisztid Olt): Paul Orlay