The first film adaptation of Wilhelm Meyer-Förster's novel (which was later reworked for the screen as the operetta "The Student Prince"), this silent classic follows a young royal who meets a pretty barmaid while attending the University of Heidelberg. As he falls deeper for the beauty, he is forced to return to his homeland in order to thwart a revolution. Wallace Reid, Dorothy Gish, Erich von Stroheim star; produced by D.W. Griffith. 55 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.