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1.
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
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Hypnotist Dr. Caligari uses a somnambulist, Cesare, to commit murders. (76 mins.)
Director: Robert Wiene
 
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Die Nibelungen: Kriemhild's Revenge (1924)
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After Siegfried's dead, Kriemhild marries Etzel, the King of the Huns. She gives birth to a child, and invites her brothers for a party... (129 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
3.
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. (153 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
4.
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. (106 mins.)
 
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The Punch Bowl (1944)
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A successful writer, home-schooled in his youth, masquerades as a student at a secondary school to experience all the fun and pranks he missed out on. (97 mins.)
Director: Helmut Weiss
 
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The Bridge (1959)
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In 1945, Germany is being overrun, and nobody is left to fight but teenagers. (103 mins.)
Director: Bernhard Wicki
 
7.
The Tin Drum (1979)
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Danzig in the 1920s/1930s. Oskar Matzerath, son of a local dealer, is a most unusual boy. Equipped with... (142 mins.)
 
8.
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 White Rose (1982)
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During the Second World War, a small group of students at Munich University begin to question the decisions and sanity of Germany's Nazi government... (123 mins.)
 
10.
Stalingrad (1993)
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The story follows a group of German soldiers, from their Italian R&R in the summer of 1942 to the frozen steppes of Soviet Russia and ending with the battle for Stalingrad. (134 mins.)
 
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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
 
12.
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
 
13.
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
 
14.
Am I Beautiful? (1998)
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German people having trouble with love and identity. (117 mins.)
Director: Doris Dörrie
 
15.
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
 
16.
My Best Fiend (1999 Documentary)
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In the 1950s, an adolescent Werner Herzog was transfixed by a film performance of the young Klaus Kinski... (95 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
17.
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
 
18.
Forget America (2000)
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Two friends and a young woman experience the odds and ends of their first jobs. (90 mins.)
Director: Vanessa Jopp
 
19.
Anatomy (2000)
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Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body... (103 mins.)
 
20.
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
 
21.
The Legend of Rita (2000)
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Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany... (103 mins.)
 
22.
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.)
 
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Engel & Joe (2001)
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A love story about a 17 year old punk-rocker and a 15 year old runaway girl. (93 mins.)
Director: Vanessa Jopp
 
24.
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.)
 
25.
Leo & Claire (2001)
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In 1933 Nuremberg, successful Jewish businessman Leo Katzenberger owns an apartment building and runs a shoe store... (103 mins.)
 
26.
Nowhere in Africa (2001)
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A German Jewish refugee family moves to and adjusts to a farm life in 1930s Kenya. (141 mins.)
Director: Caroline Link
 
27.
Good Bye Lenin! (2003)
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In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared. (121 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Becker
 
28.
Short Sharp Shock (1998)
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Three friends get caught in a life of major crime. (100 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
29.
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.)
 
30.
The Edukators (2004)
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Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home. (127 mins.)
 
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Head-On (2004)
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With the intention to break free from the strict familial restrictions, a suicidal young woman sets up a marriage of convenience with a forty-year-old addict, an act that will lead to an outburst of envious love. (121 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
32.
Go for Zucker (2004)
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A Journalist of Jewish descent in Berlin feels that he is a loser of the political changes in Germany after 1989... (95 mins.)
Director: Dani Levy
 
33.
Barefoot (2005)
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Nick, a hedonistic bachelor, falls for an escaped mental patient. (118 mins.)
Director: Til Schweiger
 
34.
Sophie Scholl: The Final Days (2005)
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A dramatization of the final days of Sophie Scholl, one of the most famous members of the German World War II anti-Nazi resistance movement, The White Rose. (120 mins.)
Director: Marc Rothemund
 
35.
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.)
 
36.
A Friend of Mine (2006)
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An introverted insurance executive at a car rental service is annoyed by his hyperactive, garrulous coworker, but the two end up becoming friends. (84 mins.)
 
37.
Death Train (2005 TV Movie)
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Lasko, a soldier-turned-monk, must use his combat skills again when terrorists threaten to unleash a deadly virus on a train full of Christian pilgrims. (104 mins.)
 
38.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
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Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent. (147 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
 
39.
Requiem (2006)
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An epileptic girl suffers a breakdown during her first year at university, then decides to seek help from a priest in battling the troubles associated with her strict upbringing. (93 mins.)
 
40.
My Führer (2007)
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The action comedy is set in 1944. Hitler appears in it as physically and mentally destroyed person who... (89 mins.)
Director: Dani Levy
 
41.
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
 
42.
The Counterfeiters (2007)
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The story of the Operation Bernhard, the largest counterfeiting operation in history, carried out by Germany during WWII. (98 mins.)
 
43.
Lissi und der wilde Kaiser (2007)
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A send-up of the Sissi trilogy. (85 mins.)
 
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The Edge of Heaven (2007)
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A Turkish man travels to Istanbul to find the daughter of his father's former girlfriend. (122 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
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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
 
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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
 
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Die rote Zora (2008)
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(99 mins.)
Director: Peter Kahane
 
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Dr. Alemán (2008)
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Marc, an unexperienced medical doctor from Germany arrives at the Hospital Universitario del Valle in Cali... (106 mins.)
Director: Tom Schreiber
 
50.
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
 
51.
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
 
52.
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
 
53.
The Trip to Panama (2006)
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(70 mins.)
 
54.
Die Wilden Kerle: Alles ist gut, solange du wild bist! (2003)
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A home-made soccer team of kids have to get ready for a match against the team that has taken the kids' field to play and won't give it back unless they lose a match against the kids. (94 mins.)
 
55.
Werner - Eiskalt! (2011)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Gernot Roll
 
56.
Men in the City (2009)
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The story follows six very different men and their struggles with women, family and work. Yet, they are somehow connected to each other. (107 mins.)
Director: Simon Verhoeven
 
57.
When We Leave (2010)
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Umay is a young woman of Turkish descent, fighting for an independent and self-determined life in Germany against the resistance of her family. Her struggle initiates a dynamic, which results in a life-threatening situation. (119 mins.)
Director: Feo Aladag
 
58.
Bandits (1997)
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Four female cons who have formed a band in prison get a chance to play at a police ball outside the walls... (110 mins.)
 
59.
The White Ribbon (2009)
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Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. Who is responsible? (144 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
60.
Krabat (2008)
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A boy learns the black arts from an evil sorcerer. (120 mins.)
 
61.
My Words, My Lies - My Love (2009)
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David, a waiter, finds an unpublished manuscript in a dresser drawer. To impress a girl, he claims to be the author. When the novel becomes a best-seller the real author introduces himself in his life and begins to take-over David's life. (104 mins.)
Director: Alain Gsponer
 
62.
Kein Geist für alle Fälle (2010 TV Movie)
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Director: Ulli Baumann