best films in german

Some flicks from Germany and Austria that I like for whatever reason in chronological order
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1.
Nosferatu (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. (94 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ I know, it's silent and so it's not really in german but what the heck ” - Hans-Peter14
 
2.
The Last Laugh (1924)
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An aging doorman, after being fired from his prestigious job at a luxurious Hotel is forced to face the scorn of his friends, neighbours and society. (77 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ This not even has intertitles, but you can't make to much publicity for F.W. Murnau ” - Hans-Peter14
 
3.
The Blue Angel (1930)
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An elderly professor's ordered life spins dangerously out of control when he falls for a nightclub singer. (124 mins.)
“ Today it seems unbelievable, but there was a time directors from the U.S. came to Germany to make films, needless to say it was before Goebbels propaganda destroyed german cinema. ” - Hans-Peter14
 
4.
Murderers Among Us (1946)
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After returning from a concentration camp, Susanne finds an ex-soldier living in her apartment. Together the two try to move past their experiences during WWII. (85 mins.)
“ First german film after Second World War ” - Hans-Peter14
 
5.
Germany Year Zero (1948)
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A young German boy faces the problems of the tough life in the immediate post WWII Berlin. (78 mins.)
 
6.
Man of Straw (1951)
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Diederich Heßling is scared of everything and everyone. But as he grows up, he comes to realize that... (109 mins.)
 
7.
Der Verlorene (1951)
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German scientist murders his fiancée during World War II when he learns that she has been selling the results of his secret research to the enemy. (98 mins.)
Director: Peter Lorre
 
8.
The Axe of Wandsbek (1951)
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(110 mins.)
Director: Falk Harnack
 
9.
Hallo Dienstmann (1952)
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Musical comedy about confused identities. (105 mins.)
Director: Franz Antel
 
10.
Vier Mädel aus der Wachau (1957)
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A remote Austrian village depends economically on its wine production. But no-one has heard of the place... (96 mins.)
Director: Franz Antel
 
11.
The Last Witness (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Wolfgang Staudte takes a few swipes at the West German judicial system in this fairly effective courtroom... (102 mins.)
 
12.
Am Sonntag will mein Süsser mit mir segeln gehn (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Albert and Corinna begin a camping site in their backyard and soon welcome a bunch of eccentric, love lost holiday goers. (95 mins.)
Director: Franz Marischka
“ All your beloved musicstars on vacation in Yugoslavia and they sing, sing and sing ” - Hans-Peter14
 
13.
Professor Mamlock (1961)
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Professor Hans Mamlock is the distinguished chief of surgery in a university hospital. The year is 1933... (99 mins.)
Director: Konrad Wolf
 
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Solange Leben in mir ist (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The biography of the German socialistic politician Karl Liebknecht and his fight against World War I. (114 mins.)
Director: Günter Reisch
“ First Part of a two-piece biography of Karl Liebknecht, the only member of parliament who opposed the First World War and first chairman of the Communist Party of Germany ” - Hans-Peter14
 
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Zum Teufel mit der Penne - Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank, 2. Teil (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Dr. Peter Roland, a Geneva TV reporter and prankster, is ordered as punishment to cover the German schools... (99 mins.)
Director: Werner Jacobs
“ Oh yes, the wild 68's storm the school and the great Peter Alexander mocks the authority. Plus the dutch childstar Heintje has one of the weirdest appearances I've ever seen in a movie ” - Hans-Peter14
 
18.
Trotz alledem! (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
(125 mins.)
Director: Günter Reisch
“ Second Part of the Biography of Liebknecht ” - Hans-Peter14
 
19.
The Legend of Paul and Paula (1973)
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Paul and Paula have had bad experiences with love: Paul is financially well off but has lost all affection for his wife... (105 mins.)
Director: Heiner Carow
 
20.
Blutsbrüder (1975)
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An Indian village is attacked by the American army. The Indians are cruelly killed. One of the soldiers... (100 mins.)
 
21.
Jacob the Liar (1974)
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A Jewish ghetto in the east of Europe, 1944. By coincidence, Jakob Heym eavesdrops on a German radio... (100 mins.)
Director: Frank Beyer
 
22.
The Singer (1978 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Victor Jara is one of the most popular singers in Chile. In 1973 he is arrested by the military and his body is found dead. (80 mins.)
Director: Dean Reed
 
23.
Der Bockerer (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A politically naive Viennese butcher (Bockerer) manages to survive the Nazi occupation of Austria and the second world war. (104 mins.)
Director: Franz Antel
 
24.
The White Rose (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
During the Second World War, a small group of students at Munich University begin to question the decesions and sanity of Germany's Nazi government... (123 mins.)
 
25.
Stammheim - The Baader-Meinhof Gang on Trial (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Stammheim Prison in Stuttgart, West Germany, as the five defendants--Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof... (107 mins.)
Director: Reinhard Hauff
 
26.
Singing the Blues in Red (1986)
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A singer swaps the political intimidation of working in East Germany for the equally controlling capitalist music industry in the West. (111 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Loach
 
27.
Linie 1 (1988)
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(99 mins.)
Director: Reinhard Hauff
 
28.
Ödipussi (1988)
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Gray-haired furniture retailer Paul Winkelmann still has his dinner cooked and his laundry done by his mother... (88 mins.)
Director: Loriot
 
29.
Conversation with the Beast (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An American historian (Mr Webster) comes to Berlin to visit an old man who claims to be the real Adolf Hitler and to be 103 years old... (95 mins.)
 
30.
“ Mock Roy Black with Chritoph Waltz ” - Hans-Peter14
 
31.
Come Sweet Death (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Ex-detective Brenner wants to keep himself out of trouble but several murder cases and his ex-girlfriend Klara finally get him involved... (107 mins.)
 
32.
Baader (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Andreas Baader starts out as a small-time criminal. In Berlin, he is recruited by a revolutionary cell. They plan to overthrow the state. (115 mins.)
“ ahistorical film about the RAF. Much better than this right wing Baader-Meinhof-Complex *beep* ” - Hans-Peter14
 
33.
Babij Jar (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(112 mins.)
Director: Jeff Kanew
 
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“ Forza FCSP! ” - Hans-Peter14