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1. Der Ignorant und der Wahnsinnige (1972 TV Movie)

120 min

8.6
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Writer: Thomas Bernhard | Director: Claus Peymann | Stars: Angela Schmid, Ulrich Wildgruber, Bruno Ganz, Maria Singer

2. Universum (1987– )

45 min | Documentary

8.5
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Stars: Otto Clemens, Cornelius Obonya, Peter Faerber, Victor Couzyn

3. Peer Gynt (1971 TV Movie)

310 min | Drama

8.5
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Writers: Peter Stein, Botho Strauß, Henrik Ibsen, Christian Morgenstern, Georg Schulte-Frohlinde | Stars: Edith Clever, Jutta Lampe, Michael König, Bruno Ganz

4. Downfall (2004)

R | 156 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.3
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82 Metascore

Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.

Writers: Bernd Eichinger, Joachim Fest, Traudl Junge, Melissa Müller | Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Ulrich Matthes, Juliane Köhler

5. Wings of Desire (1987)

PG-13 | 128 min | Fantasy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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79 Metascore

An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.

Writers: Wim Wenders, Peter Handke, Richard Reitinger | Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois

6. Journey's End (1990 TV Movie)

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Writer: Martin Walz | Director: Martin Walz | Stars: Rudolf Hrusínský, Beatrice Manowski, Thomas Wolff, Bruno Ganz

7. Undergångens arkitektur (1989)

119 min | Documentary, History

8.0
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An absorbing and chilling documentary about the National Socialist aesthetic, and how attempts to create the Aryan Ideal caused the extermination of millions. Aspects covered include: ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Cohen | Director: Peter Cohen | Stars: Rolf Arsenius, Bruno Ganz, Sam Gray, Martin Bormann

8. Heller Tag (1994)

85 min | Drama

8.0
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Writer: Andre Nitzschke | Director: Andre Nitzschke | Stars: Christian Blümel, Werner Dissel, Bruno Ganz, Lotte Loebinger

9. Eine große Familie (1970 TV Movie)

125 min

8.0
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Writer: Dieter Waldmann | Director: Peter Beauvais | Stars: Kurt Ehrhardt, Gunnar Möller, Siegmar Schneider, Joachim Wichmann

11. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Faust II (2001 TV Movie)

1,320 min | Drama

7.9
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TV broadcast of a performance of the Faust-Ensemble at the Arena in Berlin, 2000.

Writer: Johann Wolfgang Goethe | Director: Thomas Grimm | Stars: Rolf Boysen, Bruno Ganz, Dorothee Hartinger, Robert Hunger-Bühler

12. In Order of Disappearance (2014)

116 min | Crime, Comedy

7.8
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Nils snow ploughs the wild winter mountains of Norway, and is recently awarded Citizen of the Year. When his son is murdered for something he did not do, Nils wants revenge. And justice. ... See full summary »

Writer: Kim Fupz Aakeson | Director: Hans Petter Moland | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Kristofer Hivju, Bruno Ganz, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen

13. Hitlers letzte Tage - Der Film 'Der Untergang' (2004 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

7.8
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Writer: Eckhart Schmidt | Director: Eckhart Schmidt | Stars: Rainer Klausmann, Bernd Lepel, Christine Rothe, Christian Berkel

14. Brot (2011)

18 min | Short, Drama

7.8
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Shortly after World War II, an elderly married couple experience an unusual night... a night that has yet to reveal how the war has affected the two of them.

Writers: Wolfgang Borchert, Ahmet Tas | Director: Ahmet Tas | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Angela Winkler

15. Die Schlacht bei Lobositz (1968 TV Movie)

120 min

7.8
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Writer: Peter Hacks | Director: Franz Peter Wirth | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Harald Leipnitz, Ernst Fritz Fürbringer, Regine Lutz

16. Children of Nature (1991)

82 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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Old Thorgeir must leave his home far off in the Icelandic 'countryside' and move into a home for senior citizens in Reykjavik. There he meets an old friend from his childhood, Stella. ... See full summary »

Writers: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, Einar Guðmundsson | Director: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson | Stars: Gísli Halldórsson, Sigríður Hagalín, Baldvin Halldórsson, Björn Karlsson

17. Vitus (2006)

PG | 123 min | Drama, Music

7.7
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63 Metascore

The film tells the story of a highly-gifted boy whose parents have demanding and ambitious plans for him - they want him to become a pianist. However, one day the boy, Vitus, is no longer ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Luisi, Fredi M. Murer, Lukas B. Suter | Director: Fredi M. Murer | Stars: Fabrizio Borsani, Bruno Ganz, Teo Gheorghiu, Julika Jenkins

18. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.7
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Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

19. Eternity and a Day (1998)

Unrated | 137 min | Drama

7.7
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Famous writer Alexander is very ill and has little time left to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania, and goes on a journey with him to take the boy home.

Writers: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Tonino Guerra, Petros Markaris | Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Isabelle Renauld, Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Achileas Skevis

20. A Roof Over Your Head (1962)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Writer: Kurt Früh | Director: Kurt Früh | Stars: Zarli Carigiet, Valerie Steinmann, Erika Halm, Gion Janett

21. The Reader (2008)

R | 124 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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58 Metascore

Post-WWII Germany: Nearly a decade after his affair with an older woman came to a mysterious end, law student Michael Berg re-encounters his former lover as she defends herself in a war-crime trial.

Writers: David Hare, Bernhard Schlink | Director: Stephen Daldry | Stars: Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, Bruno Ganz, Jeanette Hain

22. Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

PG | 107 min | Horror

7.6
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Jonathan and Lucy live in Wismar and the Count wants a house there. Varna is a port on the Black Sea, close to Dracula's castle.

Writer: Werner Herzog | Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Adjani, Bruno Ganz, Roland Topor

23. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Faust I (2001 TV Movie)

287 min

7.5
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Writer: Johann Wolfgang Goethe | Director: Peter Schönhofer | Stars: Rolf Boysen, Bruno Ganz, Dorothee Hartinger, Robert Hunger-Bühler

25. The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)

R | 150 min | Action, Biography, Crime

7.4
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76 Metascore

A look at Germany's terrorist group, The Red Army Faction (RAF), which organized bombings, robberies, kidnappings and assassinations in the late 1960s and '70s.

Writers: Bernd Eichinger, Uli Edel, Stefan Aust | Director: Uli Edel | Stars: Martina Gedeck, Moritz Bleibtreu, Johanna Wokalek, Bruno Ganz

26. The American Friend (1977)

125 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.

Writers: Patricia Highsmith, Wim Wenders | Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Lisa Kreuzer, Gérard Blain

27. Bread and Tulips (2000)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Romance

7.4
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68 Metascore

After being forgotten in a highway café during a bus trip, a housewife decides to start a new life by herself in Venice.

Writers: Silvio Soldini, Doriana Leondeff | Director: Silvio Soldini | Stars: Licia Maglietta, Bruno Ganz, Giuseppe Battiston, Antonio Catania

28. Faraway, So Close! (1993)

PG-13 | 140 min | Fantasy, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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A group of angels in the German capital look longingly upon the life of humans.

Writers: Richard Reitinger, Wim Wenders, Ulrich Zieger | Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Otto Sander, Bruno Ganz, Mikhail Gorbachev, Nastassja Kinski

29. Circle of Deceit (1981)

R | 108 min | Drama, War

7.3
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Laschen, a German journalist, travels to the city of Beirut during the fights between Christians and Palestinians to produce an essay about the situation. Together with his photographer, he... See full summary »

Writers: Nicolas Born, Volker Schlöndorff, Jean-Claude Carrière, Margarethe von Trotta, Kai Hermann | Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Hanna Schygulla, Jean Carmet, Jerzy Skolimowski

30. The Wild Duck (1976)

100 min | Drama

7.3
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Writers: Henrik Ibsen, Hans W. Geissendörfer, Gunther Witte | Director: Hans W. Geissendörfer | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Peter Kern, Anne Bennent, Jean Seberg

31. Il grande Fausto (1995 TV Movie)

180 min | Biography, Sport

7.3
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This TV movie tells the real story of the Italian cycling champion Fausto Coppi, who was one of the first men to win both Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in the same year.

Writers: Gianni Celati, Alberto Sironi, Giuseppe Tornatore | Director: Alberto Sironi | Stars: Sergio Castellitto, Ornella Muti, Evelyne Bouix, Simon de La Brosse

32. Fathers and Sons: A German Tragedy (1986 TV Mini-Series)

480 min | Drama

7.3
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Follows two wealthy families in Germany during the first half of the 20th century. One of them is German, the other one Jewish.

Stars: Julie Christie, Tina Engel, Dieter Laser, Rüdiger Vogler

33. Ein starker Abgang (2008 TV Movie)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

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Suffering from a incurable illness, Heinz Kilian, a nearly forgotten novelist, engages a dietary adivser to accompany him on a tour throughout Germany... See full synopsis »

Writer: Martin Rauhaus | Director: Rainer Kaufmann | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Monica Bleibtreu, Harald Schrott, Fritzi Haberlandt

34. Anwalt Abel (1988–2001)
Episode: Ein Richter in Angst (1996)

90 min | Crime

7.3
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Writer: Fred Breinersdorfer | Director: Josef Rödl | Stars: Günther Maria Halmer, Andrea L'Arronge, Karl Heinz Vosgerau, Matthias Habich

35. The Marquise of O (1976)

PG | 102 min | Drama, History

7.2
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A German Marquise has to deal with a pregnancy she cannot explain and an infatuated Russian Count.

Writers: Eric Rohmer, Heinrich von Kleist | Director: Eric Rohmer | Stars: Edith Clever, Bruno Ganz, Edda Seippel, Peter Lühr

36. Knife in the Head (1978)

108 min | Drama

7.2
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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 into the ... See full summary »

Writers: Reinhard Hauff, Peter Schneider | Director: Reinhard Hauff | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Angela Winkler, Hans Christian Blech, Heinz Hoenig

37. The Inventor (1981)

99 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Jakob is an obsessive inventor who lives in a Swiss village. He receives unconditional support from his friend Otti, but that is about all; the other villagers do not tolerate Jakob's ... See full summary »

Writers: Kurt Gloor, Hansjörg Schneider | Director: Kurt Gloor | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Walo Lüönd, Verena Peter, Oliver Diggelmann

38. One Who Set Forth: Wim Wenders' Early Years (2007)

96 min | Documentary

7.2
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The early films of Wim Wenders are now regarded as landmarks of European film. Alice in the Cities, Wrong Move and Kings of the Road became foundations of the German New Wave and cemented ... See full summary »

Writer: Marcel Wehn | Director: Marcel Wehn | Stars: Wim Wenders, Donata Wenders, Edda Köchl, Bruno Ganz

39. The Vatican (2013 TV Movie)

Drama, Thriller

7.1
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Explores the relationships and rivalries, in addition to the mysteries and miracles behind the Catholic church.

Writer: Paul Attanasio | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Rebecca Ferguson, Matthew Goode, Anna Friel, Kyle Chandler

40. In the White City (1983)

108 min | Drama

7.1
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A Swiss sailor jumps ship in Lisbon, tired of the noisy engine room, the ship "a floating factory of crazy people." He rents a room and does little. He writes letters to his lover, ... See full summary »

Writer: Alain Tanner | Director: Alain Tanner | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Teresa Madruga, Julia Vonderlinn, José Carvalho

41. Rece do góry (1981)

76 min | Drama

7.1
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Censored by the Polish authorities, this film was reedited and new footage added. It begins with a sci-fi motif: abstract images and electronic music take the viewer from ruins of Lebanon ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrzej Kostenko, Jerzy Skolimowski | Director: Jerzy Skolimowski | Stars: Jerzy Skolimowski, Joanna Szczerbic, Tadeusz Lomnicki, Adam Hanuszkiewicz

43. Schwarz und weiß wie Tage und Nächte (1978 TV Movie)

103 min | Drama

7.1
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A scientist who swore off playing chess after a nervous breakdown as a boy wunderkind, creates an undefeated chess program. But the Russian world champ beats Tommy Rosemund's masterwork in ... See full summary »

Writers: Jochen Wedegärtner, Karl Heinz Willschrei | Director: Wolfgang Petersen | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Gila von Weitershausen, René Deltgen, Ljuba Tadic

44. The Boys from Brazil (1978)

R | 125 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.0
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A Nazi hunter in Paraguay discovers a sinister and bizarre plot to rekindle the Third Reich.

Writers: Ira Levin, Heywood Gould | Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier, James Mason, Lilli Palmer

46. Summer Guests (1976)

115 min | Drama

7.0
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Writer: Botho Strauß | Director: Peter Stein | Stars: Wolf Redl, Edith Clever, Ilse Ritter, Michael König

47. Unknown (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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56 Metascore

A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is.

Writers: Oliver Butcher, Stephen Cornwell, Didier Van Cauwelaert | Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Liam Neeson, Diane Kruger, January Jones, Aidan Quinn

48. Night Train to Lisbon (2013)

R | 111 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller

6.8
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Raimund Gregorius, a Swiss Professor, abandons his lectures and buttoned-down life to embark on a thrilling adventure that will take him on a journey to the very heart of himself.

Writers: Pascal Mercier, Greg Latter, Ulrich Herrmann | Director: Bille August | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Mélanie Laurent, Jack Huston, Martina Gedeck

49. Lady of the Camelias (1981)

115 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Writers: Alexandre Dumas fils, Jean Aurenche, Vladimir Pozner, Enrico Medioli | Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Gian Maria Volonté, Bruno Ganz, Fabrizio Bentivoglio

50. Die linkshändige Frau (1978)

119 min | Drama

6.8
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After returning from a business trip in Finland, Bruno (Bruno Ganz) find that his wife Marianne (Edith Clever) wants her husband to leave her alone with their son. A struggle with loneliness and adapting to the new situation ensues.

Writer: Peter Handke | Director: Peter Handke | Stars: Edith Clever, Markus Mühleisen, Bruno Ganz, Michael Lonsdale