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1.
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. (137 mins.)
 
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Das Boot (1981)
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The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror. (149 mins.)
 
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The Princess and the Warrior (2000)
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Young nurse Sissi lives a secluded life, seemingly entirely devoted to her patients at Birkenhof asylum... (135 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
 
4.
The Edukators (2004)
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Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home. (127 mins.)
 
5.
Shoppen (2006)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Ralf Westhoff
 
6.
Barefoot (2005)
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Nick, a hedonistic bachelor, falls for an escaped mental patient. (118 mins.)
Director: Til Schweiger
 
7.
Soul Kitchen (2009)
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In Hamburg, German-Greek chef Zinos unknowingly disturbs the peace in his locals-only restaurant by hiring a more talented chef. (99 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
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Auf Herz und Nieren (2001)
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Four buddies and wannabee crooks fails a drug deal. The drug lord is not pleased. He gives them five days to raise the lost money. (95 mins.)
Director: Thomas Jahn
 
9.
Run Lola Run (1998)
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After a botched money delivery, Lola has 20 minutes to come up with 100,000 Deutschmarks. (81 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
 
10.
The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
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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. (150 mins.)
Director: Uli Edel
 
11.
The Experiment (2001)
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For two weeks, 20 male participants are hired to play prisoners and guards in a prison. The "prisoners" have to follow seemingly mild rules, and the "guards" are told to retain order without using physical violence. (120 mins.)
 
12.
Lammbock (2001)
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Stefan and Kai have good going business, self-grown cannabis screened as pizza delivering service. For now they only have to deal with aphids. (93 mins.)
 
13.
Liebe deine Nächste! (1998)
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Two young and attractive social workers/nuns bring fresh air into a city missionary station, but are also challenged by lust and money... (94 mins.)
Director: Buck
 
14.
Der Eisbär (1998)
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(90 mins.)
 
15.
The White Sound (2001)
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Kati, Jochen and Lukas take a trip on magic mushrooms. Lukas is not coming back. (109 mins.)
 
16.
Berlin Blues (2003)
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In October 1989, the part of the West Berlin borough of Kreuzberg called SO 36, had been largely shut... (105 mins.)
 
17.
Solino (2002)
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In the sixties Romano Amato, his wife Rosa and their two sons Giancarlo and Gigi emigrate from Solino... (124 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
18.
Bang Boom Bang - Ein todsicheres Ding (1999)
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Life could be just great for bank robber Keek: His buddy Kalle is doing time for their last coup, while Keek has to retain the loot... (110 mins.)
Director: Peter Thorwarth
 
19.
Sun Alley (1999)
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A group of kids grow up on the short, wrong (east) side of the Sonnenallee in Berlin, right next to... (101 mins.)
 
20.
In July (2000)
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Can Daniel follow the sun from Hamburg to the Bosporus by Friday to meet his love? (99 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
21.
Rabbit Without Ears 2 (2009)
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Ludo Decker and Anna Gotzlowski have been living together for two years. Everyday routine has set in... (124 mins.)
Director: Til Schweiger
 
22.
The Elementary Particles (2006)
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Based on Michel Houellebecq's controversial novel, this movie focuses on Michael and Bruno, two very different... (113 mins.)
Director: Oskar Roehler
 
23.
23 (1998)
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The movie's plot is based on the true story of a group of young computer hackers from Hannover, Germany... (99 mins.)
 
24.
Men in the City 2 (2011)
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(112 mins.)
Director: Simon Verhoeven
 
25.
John Rabe (2009)
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A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38. (134 mins.)
 
26.
Rossini (1997)
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Jakob Windisch has written THE number one bestselling novel. Since he is very shy, no-one has seen him... (114 mins.)
Director: Helmut Dietl
 
27.
Jailbirds (1996)
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Ein weiteres Highlight am deutschen Kinohimmel. Ein Förderprogramm bringt die beiden Knackis Gerd und Steinbock in die Obhut von Frauen... (96 mins.)
Director: D.W. Buck
 
28.
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997)
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Two young men, Martin and Rudi, both suffering from terminal cancer, get to know each other in a hospital room... (87 mins.)
Director: Thomas Jahn
 
29.
Rabbit Without Ears (2007)
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Rainbow press reporter Ludo is sentenced to 8 months, but is released on probation. But he has to work 300 hours for a local daycare center and meets Anna who has unfinished business with him. (116 mins.)
Director: Til Schweiger
 
30.
Das Superweib (1996)
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Franziska is kind of a romantic woman with two children and a husband who is working around the globe as a movie director... (86 mins.)
Director: Sönke Wortmann
 
31.
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. (156 mins.)
 
32.
Kokowääh (2011)
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Henry is a handsome screenwriter who is trying to win the heart of the woman he truly loves. His plans are interrupted when he finds Magdalena, a little girl at his house. (123 mins.)
Director: Til Schweiger
 
33.
The Wave (2008)
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A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own. (107 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
 
34.
Measuring the World (2012)
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Germany in the early 19th century. "Die Vermessung der Welt" follows the two brilliant and eccentric scientists Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Gauss on their life paths. (119 mins.)
Director: Detlev Buck
 
35.
This Ain't California (2012 Documentary)
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This Ain't California is a celebration of the lust for life, a contemporary documentary trip into the... (100 mins.)
Director: Marten Persiel
 
36.
Me and Kaminski (2015)
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Young journalist Sebastian Zöllner is writing an article on artist Manuel Kaminski. Zöllner hopes that Kaminski dies soon, so that he can cash in on his article. (124 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Becker