In 1926 the play was adapted into a German silent film The House of Lies.
In 1963 the play was made into a motion picture by Tancred Ibsen, Henrik Ibsen's grandson.
In 1971, a television adaptation by Max Faber, directed by Alan Bridges, was broadcast in the BBC's Play of the Month series.
In 1976, a film version in German, written and directed by Hans W. Geißendörfer, was released.
A 1983 film version in English by Tutte Lemkow, directed by Henri Safran, with the characters' names completely anglicized, starred Jeremy Irons and Liv Ullmann.