Most Popular German-Language Feature Films

1. Look Who's Back (2015) Look Who's Back (2015)
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Adolf Hitler wakes up in the 21st century. He quickly gains media attention , but whereas Germany finds him hilarious and charming, Hitler makes some serious observations about society. Dir: David Wnendt With: Oliver Masucci, Thomas M. Köppl, Marc-Marvin Israel Comedy 116 mins.
2. Toni Erdmann (2016) Toni Erdmann (2016)
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A father tries to reconnect with his adult daughter. Dir: Maren Ade With: Peter Simonischek, Sandra Hüller, Michael Wittenborn Comedy | Drama 162 mins.
3. The Lives of Others (2006) The Lives of Others (2006)
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In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives. Dir: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck With: Ulrich Mühe, Martina Gedeck, Sebastian Koch Drama | Thriller 137 mins.
4. Downfall (2004) Downfall (2004)
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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. Dir: Oliver Hirschbiegel With: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Ulrich Matthes Biography | Drama | History | War 156 mins.
5. Goodnight Mommy (2014) Goodnight Mommy (2014)
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Twin boys move to a new home with their mother after she has face changing cosmetic surgery, but under her bandages is someone the children don't recognize. Dir: Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz With: Lukas Schwarz, Elias Schwarz, Susanne Wuest Drama | Horror | Mystery | Thriller 99 mins.
6. Victoria (2015) Victoria (2015)
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A young Spanish woman who has newly moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret. Dir: Sebastian Schipper With: Laia Costa, Frederick Lau, Franz Rogowski Crime | Drama | Thriller 138 mins.
7. Land of Mine (2015) Land of Mine (2015)
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A young group of German POWs are made the enemy of a nation, where they are now forced to dig up 2 million land-mines with their bare hands. Dir: Martin Zandvliet With: Roland Møller, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Laura Bro Drama | History | War 100 mins.
8. Das Boot (1981) Das Boot (1981)
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The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror. Dir: Wolfgang Petersen With: Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann Adventure | Drama | Thriller | War 149 mins.
9. The Silence (2010) The Silence (2010)
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13-year-old Sinikka vanishes on a hot summer night. Her bicycle is found in the exact place where a girl was killed 23 years ago. The dramatic present forces those involved in the original case to face their past. Dir: Baran bo Odar With: Ulrich Thomsen, Claudia Michelsen, Wotan Wilke Möhring Crime | Drama | Thriller 118 mins.
10. Metropolis (1927) Metropolis (1927)
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In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich Drama | Sci-Fi 153 mins.