Search results for "West Germany"
Cross of Iron (1977)

Cross of Iron (1977)

Cross of Iron (1977)
IMDb: 7.5
119 min

It is 1943, and the German army—ravaged and demoralised—is hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of the madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
A Place Called Glory (1965)

A Place Called Glory (1965)

A Place Called Glory (1965)
IMDb: 5.4
92 min

Former rancher Clint Brenner and the younger Reese, his equal in skill at gun-fighting, are independently recruited to help farmer Seth Grande free the locals of Manitoba town Glory City…

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Genre: Western
Stroszek (1977)

Stroszek (1977)

Stroszek (1977)
IMDb: 7.9
115 min

Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Ilsa, the Mad Butcher (1977)

Ilsa, the Mad Butcher (1977)

Ilsa, the Mad Butcher (1977)
IMDb: 4.6
90 min

Ilsa, now a vicious warden, runs a mental-hospital for young women. A girl deliberately “checks” in to the hospital to find out what has happened to her sister who stayed…

Genre: Drama, Horror
Traitor’s Gate (1964)

Traitor’s Gate (1964)

Traitor’s Gate (1964)
IMDb: 5.8
80 min

A businessman organises a caper to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London.

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Genre: Crime
Deadlock (1970)

Deadlock (1970)

Deadlock (1970)
IMDb: 6.7
85 min

After pulling off a bank robbery two bandits meet in a deserted mining town to divide their loot but an old miner tries to steal it from them.

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Genre: Thriller, Western
The Green Archer (1961)

The Green Archer (1961)

The Green Archer (1961)
IMDb: 5.9
93 min

The country estate of American emigre Abel Bellamy (Gerd Fröbe, in fine intimidating form) is haunted by the ghost of the Green Archer, a 14th century Robin Hood type figure…

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Genre: Crime
State of Siege (1972)

State of Siege (1972)

State of Siege (1972)
IMDb: 7.8
120 min

Using the interrogation of a US counterinsurgency agent as a backdrop, the film explores the consequences of the struggle between Uruguay’s government and the leftist Tupamaro guerrillas.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Italian Connection (1972)

The Italian Connection (1972)

The Italian Connection (1972)
IMDb: 7.2
95 min

When a shipment of heroin disappears between Italy and New York, a small-time pimp in Milan is framed for the theft. Two professional hitmen are dispatched from New York to…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Vladimir and Rosa (1971)

Vladimir and Rosa (1971)

Vladimir and Rosa (1971)
IMDb: 5.9
103 min

Jean-Luc Godard’s and Jean-Pierre Gorin’s interpretation of the Chicago Eight / Chicago Seven trial, which followed the 1968 Democratic National Convention protest activities. Judge Hoffman becomes the character Judge Himmler…

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Genre: Drama
Zum Beispiel Bresson (1967)

Zum Beispiel Bresson (1967)

Zum Beispiel Bresson (1967)
IMDb: 7.1
31 min

Documentary about French film director Robert Bresson during the filming of “Mouchette” (1967).

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Genre: Documentary
The American Friend (1977)

The American Friend (1977)

The American Friend (1977)
IMDb: 7.4
128 min

Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Fedora (1978)

Fedora (1978)

Fedora (1978)
IMDb: 6.9
114 min

An ambitious Hollywood hustler becomes involved with a reclusive female star whom he tries to lure out of retirement.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Autumn Sonata (1978)

Autumn Sonata (1978)

Autumn Sonata (1978)
IMDb: 8.2
99 min

After a seven-year absence, Charlotte Andergast travels to Sweden to reunite with her daughter Eva. The pair have a troubled relationship: Charlotte sacrificed the responsibilities of motherhood for a career…

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Genre: Drama
A Simple Story (1978)

A Simple Story (1978)

A Simple Story (1978)
IMDb: 7.0
110 min

Marie is pregnant, but her relationship with her partner Serge is at an end. She decides to abort the child, and then separates from Serge. After a short while she…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Filming Othello (1978)

Filming Othello (1978)

Filming Othello (1978)
IMDb: 7.5
84 min

Filming Othello is a 1978 documentary film directed by and starring Orson Welles about the making of his award-winning 1952 production Othello. The film, which was produced for West German…

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Knife in the Head (1978)

Knife in the Head (1978)

Knife in the Head (1978)
IMDb: 7.0
113 min

One night when seeking his estranged wife, Hoffmann goes to the youth center where she works. The police are there rounding up radicals who frequent the center – Hoffmann runs…

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Genre: Drama
Germany in Autumn (1978)

Germany in Autumn (1978)

Germany in Autumn (1978)
IMDb: 6.9
123 min

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…

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In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)

In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)

In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)
IMDb: 7.5
124 min

Elvira Weishaupt, once a burly working-class butcher named Erwin, has made an enormous sacrifice for love. She has undergone a sex change for a romantic interest who has abandoned her,…

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Genre: Drama
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
IMDb: 7.5
107 min

Jonathan Harker, a real estate agent, goes to Transylvania to visit the mysterious Count Dracula and formalize the purchase of a property in Wismar. Once Jonathan is caught under his…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
Being There (1979)

Being There (1979)

Being There (1979)
IMDb: 8.0
130 min

A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Roots of Evil (1979)

Roots of Evil (1979)

Roots of Evil (1979)
IMDb: 3.9
85 min

A young karate master tries to defend his karate school and take revenge on those responsible for his master’s death.

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Genre: Action, Crime
Hair (1979)

Hair (1979)

Hair (1979)
IMDb: 7.6
121 min

“Hair” is a 1979 musical war comedy-drama film adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical “Hair: An American Tribal Love-Rock Musical” about a Vietnam War draftee, Claude, who meets and befriends…

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The Tin Drum (1979)

The Tin Drum (1979)

The Tin Drum (1979)
IMDb: 7.5
142 min

Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Woyzeck (1979)

Woyzeck (1979)

Woyzeck (1979)
IMDb: 7.1
82 min

Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them…

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Genre: Drama
Bullets Don’t Argue (1964)

Bullets Don’t Argue (1964)

Bullets Don’t Argue (1964)
IMDb: 5.7
89 min

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Genre: Western
She Killed in Ecstasy (1971)

She Killed in Ecstasy (1971)

She Killed in Ecstasy (1971)
IMDb: 5.8
80 min

A young doctor kills himself after a medical committee terminates his research into human embryos, considering it too inhumane. His wife then seeks revenge on those who drove her husband…

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Genre: Horror
The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire (1971)

The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire (1971)

The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire (1971)
IMDb: 5.4
92 min

In Dublin, the acid-scarred, razor-slashed corpse of a young woman is discovered in the boot of the Swiss Ambassador’s limousine. The Ambassador, his family and employees all become immediate suspects….

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Blue Movie (1971)

Blue Movie (1971)

Blue Movie (1971)
IMDb: 5.1
88 min

25-year-old Michael has been released from prison after a five-year sentence. He moves into a big apartment block, filled with young women who gladly have sex with him.

Genre: Drama
Paris, Texas (1984)

Paris, Texas (1984)

Paris, Texas (1984)
IMDb: 8.1
145 min

A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he…

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Genre: Drama
After the Rehearsal (1984)

After the Rehearsal (1984)

After the Rehearsal (1984)
IMDb: 7.3
70 min

Rational, exacting, and self-controlled theater director, Henrik Vogler, often stays after rehearsal to think and plan. On this day, Anna comes back, ostensibly looking for a bracelet. She is the…

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Genre: Drama, TV Movie
The NeverEnding Story (1984)

The NeverEnding Story (1984)

The NeverEnding Story (1984)
IMDb: 7.4
102 min

While hiding from bullies in his school’s attic, a young boy discovers the extraordinary land of Fantasia, through a magical book called The Neverending Story. The book tells the tale…

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Stranger Than Paradise (1984)

Stranger Than Paradise (1984)

Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
IMDb: 7.5
89 min

Rootless Hungarian émigré Willie, his pal Eddie, and visiting sixteen-year-old cousin Eva always manage to make the least of any situation, whether aimlessly traversing the drab interiors and environs of…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Delusions of Grandeur (1971)

Delusions of Grandeur (1971)

Delusions of Grandeur (1971)
IMDb: 7.2
85 min

Don Sallust (Louis de Funès) is minister of the King of Spain. It is a being disingenuous, hypocritical and greedy that collects the taxes himself, he turns in part to…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Land of Silence and Darkness (1971)

Land of Silence and Darkness (1971)

Land of Silence and Darkness (1971)
IMDb: 8.0
85 min

Through examining Fini Straubinger, an old woman who has been deaf and blind since her teens, and her work on behalf of other deaf-blind people, this film shows how the…

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Genre: Documentary
The Decameron (1971)

The Decameron (1971)

The Decameron (1971)
IMDb: 7.1
111 min

A young Sicilian is swindled twice, but ends up rich; a man poses as a deaf-mute in a convent of curious nuns; a woman must hide her lover when her…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Handicapped Future (1971)

Handicapped Future (1971)

Handicapped Future (1971)
IMDb: 7.0
42 min

A documentary by Werner Herzog exploring the different treatment accorded to the disabled in Germany and the USA.

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Genre: Documentary
Otto – The Movie (1985)

Otto – The Movie (1985)

Otto – The Movie (1985)
IMDb: 6.4
85 min

East Friesian Otto moves to the big city Hamburg. There he gets into trouble with a loan shark and needs to find a way to impress his love interest Silvia.

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Genre: Comedy
Enemy Mine (1985)

Enemy Mine (1985)

Enemy Mine (1985)
IMDb: 6.9
108 min

A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to…

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Emil in Lonneberga (1971)

Emil in Lonneberga (1971)

Emil in Lonneberga (1971)
IMDb: 7.3
95 min

Emil Svensson lives with his mother and father, little sister Ida, farmhand Alfred, and maid Lina on a picturesque farm in Småland. He is an unusually lively little boy, who…

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Genre: Comedy, Family