Search results for "Volker Schlöndorff"
Baal

Baal

Baal
IMDb: 6.6
87

Volker Schlöndorff transposes Bertolt Brecht’s late-expressionist work to latter-day 1969. Poet and anarchist Baal lives in an attic and reads his poems to cab drivers. At first feted and later…

Genre: Drama
Voyager

Voyager

Voyager
IMDb: 6.7
117

Walter Faber has survived a crash with an airplane. His next trip is by ship. On board this ship he meets the enchanting Sabeth and they have a passionate love…

Genre: Drama, Romance
A Gathering of Old Men

A Gathering of Old Men

A Gathering of Old Men
IMDb: 6.6
91

A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer is shot in self defense. A group of old, black men takes a courageous step…

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Palmetto

Palmetto

Palmetto
IMDb: 6.1
114

A recently released ex-con gets involved in a fake kidnapping scheme that turns very real.

Léon Morin, Priest

Léon Morin, Priest

Léon Morin, Priest
IMDb: 7.7
130

In World War II, the widow Barny sees the Italian soldiers arriving in occupied Saint Bernard while walking to her job. Barny lives with her daughter and works correcting tests…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Fire Within

The Fire Within

The Fire Within
IMDb: N/A
108

Alain Leroy is a suicidal recovering alcoholic who decides to visit his friends in Paris one last time in an attempt to find a reason to continue living.

Genre: Drama
Degree of Murder

Degree of Murder

Degree of Murder
IMDb: 6.1
87

When a young woman accidentally kills her ex-lover during a fight, she decides to conceal the body. Unfortunately, however, our anti-hero is less than honorable and becomes involved with not…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum
IMDb: 7.4
104

After a chance encounter with a wanted man, a woman is harassed by the police and press until she takes violent action.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Germany in Autumn

Germany in Autumn

Germany in Autumn
IMDb: 6.9
123

Germany in Autumn does not have a plot per se; it mixes documentary footage, along with standard movie scenes, to give the audience the mood of Germany during the late…

The Candidate

The Candidate

The Candidate
IMDb: 7
129

Made with an eye to the autumn of 1980 when the German parliamentary elections took place, The Candidate examines Germany’s history past and present and Franz Josef Strauß, the man…

Genre: Documentary
Death of a Salesman

Death of a Salesman

Death of a Salesman
IMDb: 7.3
130

Salesman Willy Loman is in a crisis. He’s about to lose his job, he can’t pay his bills, and his sons Biff and Happy don’t respect him and can’t seem…

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Le Doulos

Le Doulos

Le Doulos
IMDb: 7.8
108

Enigmatic gangster Silien, who may or may not be responsible for squealing on Faugel, is released from the slammer and already involved in what should have been a simple heist….

The Tin Drum

The Tin Drum

The Tin Drum
IMDb: 7.5
142 min

Oskar has been created in Germany in 1924 having an advanced wisdom. Repulsed from the hypocrisy of the irresponsibility of society, he won’t grow old following his birthday.

Genre: History, War
The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

In a dystopicly polluted rightwing spiritual tyranny, a younger girl is put in sexual slavery on account of her now uncommon fertility.

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Diplomacy

Diplomacy

Diplomacy
IMDb: 7.1
84 min

The nights August 24, 1944. The fate of Paris is at the control of General von Choltitz, governor of Grand Paris, who’s organizing, on Hitler’s ordersto blow off the French…

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Genre: Drama
Return to Montauk

Return to Montauk

Return to Montauk
IMDb: 5.9
106 min

Throughout a book tour in the USA, Max meets and falls deeply in love with a new woman. Many decades after, Max yields to that the United States, trusting to…

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Genre: Drama