1929: Diary of a Lost Girl



– Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

– IMDb user rating: 7.9

– Votes: 4,109

– Runtime: 79 minutes

Silent-era legend Louise Brooks plays a pharmacist’s daughter named Thymian Henning in this once-controversial classic. Impregnated out of wedlock, Henning is sent to a strict reform school for disobedient girls. The German film is one among a number of collaborations between Brooks and director Georg Wilhelm Pabst.