Highest Rated Titles With Bruno Ganz
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7. Downfall (2004)
R | 156 min | Biography, Drama, War
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.
9. Wings of Desire (1987)
PG-13 | 128 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.
10. Undergångens arkitektur (1989)
119 min | Documentary, History
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 »
11. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Faust II (2001 TV Movie)
1,320 min | Drama
TV broadcast of a performance of the Faust-Ensemble at the Arena in Berlin, 2000.
15. Eternity and a Day (1998)
Unrated | 137 min | Drama
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.
18. Brot (2011)
18 min | Short, Drama
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.
19. Vitus (2006)
PG | 123 min | Drama, Music
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 »
20. The Reader (2008)
R | 124 min | Drama, Romance
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.
21. Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
PG | 107 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
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.
23. Children of Nature (1991)
82 min | Drama, Romance
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 »
24. The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway (1989)
Traces the legendary author's life, from the images and memories of his early boyhood, to his tragic suicide at the age of sixty-two. We first meet Hemingway as a young boy dominated by the... See full summary »
26. In the White City (1983)
108 min | Drama
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 »
27. One Who Set Forth: Wim Wenders' Early Years (2007)
96 min | Documentary
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 »
28. The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
R | 150 min | Action, Biography, Crime
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.
29. The American Friend (1977)
Not Rated | 125 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
30. Bread and Tulips (2000)
PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Romance
After being forgotten in a highway café during a bus trip, a housewife decides to start a new life by herself in Venice.
34. Faraway, So Close! (1993)
PG-13 | 140 min | Fantasy, Drama, Mystery
A group of angels in the German capital look longingly upon the life of humans.
36. Knife in the Head (1978)
108 min | Drama
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 »
37. Ein starker Abgang (2008 TV Movie)
88 min | Comedy, Drama
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 »
38. Remember (I) (2015)
R | 95 min | Drama, Thriller
With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his family.
39. In Order of Disappearance (2014)
116 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
The honorable citizen Nils ploughs snow in the wild winter mountains of Norway, when his son is mistakenly murdered, Nils takes action, which ignites a war between the vegan gangster "the Count" and the Serbian mafia boss Papa.
40. Circle of Deceit (1981)
R | 108 min | Drama, War
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 »
41. Schwarz und weiß wie Tage und Nächte (1978 TV Movie)
103 min | Drama
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 »
42. The Inventor (1981)
99 min | Comedy, Drama
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 »
43. Lumière and Company (1995)
88 min | Documentary
40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of 1895. There were ... See full summary »
Writer: Philippe Poulet | Directors: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Vicente Aranda, John Boorman, Youssef Chahine, Alain Corneau, Costa-Gavras, Raymond Depardon, Francis Girod, Peter Greenaway, Lasse Hallström, Hugh Hudson, Gaston Kaboré, Abbas Kiarostami, Cédric Klapisch, Andrey Konchalovskiy, Spike Lee, Claude Lelouch, Bigas Luna, Sarah Moon, Arthur Penn, Lucian Pintilie, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Jerry Schatzberg, Nadine Trintignant, Fernando Trueba, Liv Ullmann, Jaco Van Dormael, Régis Wargnier, Wim Wenders, Yoshishige Yoshida, Yimou Zhang, Merzak Allouache, Gabriel Axel, Michael Haneke, James Ivory, Patrice Leconte, David Lynch, Ismail Merchant, Claude Miller, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Jacques Rivette | Stars: Pernilla August, Max von Sydow, Merzak Allouache, Jeffe Alperi
44. Rece do góry (1981)
76 min | Drama
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 »
45. Screen Two (1985–2002)
Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »
46. The Boys from Brazil (1978)
R | 125 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller
A Nazi hunter in Paraguay discovers a sinister and bizarre plot to rekindle the Third Reich.
47. War and Peace (1982)
120 min | Documentary
At the peak of the Cold War, the short-range missile crisis, neutron bombs could have potentially annihilated Central Europe.
Writers: Stefan Aust, Heinrich Böll, Axel Engstfeld, Alexander Kluge, Volker Schlöndorff | Directors: Stefan Aust, Axel Engstfeld, Alexander Kluge, Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Jürgen Prochnow, Günther Kaufmann, Manfred Zapatka, Karl-Heinz Merz
48. Il grande Fausto (1995 TV Movie)
180 min | Biography, Sport
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.