German movies with English subtitles (2000-2013)

Unfortunately many German movies are never being released with English subtitles. This is a list of German movies with English subtitles for those that don't speak German.
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1.
Schlussmacher (2013)
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An employee at a professional separation agency, a business that helps couples break up, Paul tries to tackle the problems that come with Toto, the boyfriend of a customer, while he has his own thinking to do about love and relationships. (110 mins.)
 
2.
Free Fall (2013)
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A soon-to-be-father policeman falls for a gay fellow officer and his life starts falling apart. (100 mins.)
Director: Stephan Lacant
 
3.
Hannah Arendt (2012)
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A look at the life of philosopher and political theorist Hannah Arendt, who reported for The New Yorker on the war crimes trial of the Nazi Adolf Eichmann. (113 mins.)
 
4.
Barbara (2012)
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A doctor working in 1980s East Germany finds herself banished to a small country hospital. (105 mins.)
 
5.
Staub auf unseren Herzen (2012)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Hanna Doose
 
6.
Paradise: Love (2012)
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Teresa, a fifty-year-old Austrian mother, travels to the paradise of the beaches of Kenya, seeking out love from African boys. But she must confront the hard truth that on the beaches of Kenya, love is a business. (120 mins.)
Director: Ulrich Seidl
 
7.
Home for the Weekend (2012)
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Marko is in his mid-thirties, has just published his first book, and has been living in Berlin since his university days... (85 mins.)
 
8.
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
 
9.
Faust (2011)
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A despairing scholar sells his soul to Satan in exchange for one night with a beautiful young woman. (140 mins.)
 
10.
The Foster Boy (2011)
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A Swiss-German rural peasant family takes Max, a crude 15-year-old boy, into a foster situation of constant bullying. Soon, a foster girl is added to the mix. (107 mins.)
Director: Markus Imboden
 
11.
Breathing (2011)
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Through his work at a morgue, an incarcerated young man trying to build a new life starts to come to terms with the crime he committed. (94 mins.)
Director: Karl Markovics
 
12.
Die Unsichtbare (2011)
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Fine suffers from not being seen but she also does her best at not being noticed, even though she is an acting student... (113 mins.)
 
13.
Almanya: Welcome to Germany (2011)
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The story of three generations of a Turkish immigrant family. (101 mins.)
 
14.
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
 
15.
Run If You Can (2010)
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A man name Christian is assigned as an assistant to Benjamine, a disabled man. On his first day he runs into a chello player name Annika, who shortly after finds herself in a love triangle with the two. (112 mins.)
 
16.
We Are the Night (2010)
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In Berlin, a cop closes in on an all-female vampire trio who just took in a new member, Lena. (99 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
 
17.
Wintertochter (2011)
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A young German girl searches for her Russian sailor father in Poland. (90 mins.)
Director: Johannes Schmid
 
18.
Friendship! (2010)
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A young man from East Germany travels to San Francisco to search for his father, who fled 12 years ago. (110 mins.)
Director: Markus Goller
 
19.
The Coming Days (2010)
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In the near future the dreams of three adult siblings living in Germany or fractured by difficult romantic... (125 mins.)
Director: Lars Kraume
 
20.
The Day I Was Not Born (2010)
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During a stopover in Buenos Aires on her way to Chile, 31-year-old Maria recognizes a nursery rhyme... (94 mins.)
 
21.
Vincent Wants to Sea (2010)
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A young man suffering from Tourette's syndrome absconds from an institution with two other inhabitants to travel to Italy to fulfill his mother's last wish. (96 mins.)
Director: Ralf Huettner
 
22.
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
 
23.
Pianomania (2009 Documentary)
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Pianomania follows Stefan Knüpfer, a piano tuner from Steinway and his famous clients Lang Lang, Brendel... (93 mins.)
 
24.
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
 
25.
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
 
26.
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
 
27.
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
 
28.
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.)
 
29.
Grave Decisions (2006)
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Marcus H. Rosenmüller's first feature movie deals with a boy thinking that he is responsible for his mother's... (104 mins.)
 
30.
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
 
31.
Barefoot (2005)
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Nick, a hedonistic bachelor, falls for an escaped mental patient. (118 mins.)
Director: Til Schweiger
 
32.
The Edukators (2004)
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Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home. (127 mins.)
 
33.
Rhythm Is It! (2004 Documentary)
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RHYTHM IS IT! records the first big educational project of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Sir Simon Rattle... (100 mins.)
 
34.
Alone (2004)
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Maria is a student at the university of Essen, Germany, living and working in a gray, unpleasant, and anonymous environment... (88 mins.)
 
35.
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.)
 
36.
Wolfsburg (2003)
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Philipp Gerber is a smart, but self-satisfied car salesman. In an inattentive moment at the wheel of his car... (90 mins.)
 
37.
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
 
38.
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.)
 
39.
Free Rainer (2007)
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Frustrated, because he is forced to produce bad TV-shows, a manager of a TV-station, enters the station and manipulates the ratings, to initiate a TV-revolution. (130 mins.)
 
40.
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.)
 
41.
Summer in Berlin (2005)
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A tragicomic movie which focuses on two women and their daily struggle for survival during a summer in Berlin... (107 mins.)
Director: Andreas Dresen
 
42.
Off Beat (2004)
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(100 mins.)
 
43.
What to Do in Case of Fire (2001)
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What To Do In Case of Fire? tells the humorous and touching story of six former creative anarchists... (101 mins.)
 
44.
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.)
 
45.
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
 
46.
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
 
47.
Die Zeit, die man Leben nennt (2008 TV Movie)
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Congenial young pianist Luca is just one step from a big international career when a sudden accident destroys all his hopes and dreams... (90 mins.)
 
48.
Gigantic (1999)
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Three friends from Hamburg spend one last night on the town before one of them leaves the city forever. (80 mins.)
 
49.
Auftauchen (2006)
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Photography student Nadja Groß (Henriette Heinze) has a lot on her plate, she goes to school, she has... (92 mins.)
Director: Felicitas Korn
 
50.
Messy Christmas (2007)
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A couple celebrates Christmas with their 3 ex-husbands, 1 ex-wife and everyone's new partners. (96 mins.)
Director: Vanessa Jopp
 
51.
What You Don't See (2009)
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This impressive psychological thriller about a sensitive German adolescent grappling with his father's suicide and his mother's new boyfriend plays out against the eerie woods and fantastic rock formations of the Brittany Coast. (89 mins.)
 
52.
I Am the Other Woman (2006)
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Successful architect Robert has a one-night stand with a mysterious lady in red. The next day they meet again... (104 mins.)
 
53.
A Coffee in Berlin (2012)
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An aimless university dropout attempts to make sense of life as he spends one fateful day wandering the streets of Berlin. (86 mins.)
Director: Jan Ole Gerster
 
54.
Love in Thoughts (2004)
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A posthumous look at the last days of Guenther's life as he, his best friend, and his sister let loose on a four-day binge of alcohol, drugs, and sex. (89 mins.)
 
55.
Big Girls Don't Cry (2002)
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Kati and Steffi are best friends since childhood. But as they step into adulthood, both their perfect... (87 mins.)
 
56.
Jerichow (2008)
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The dishonorably discharged Afghanistan veteran Thomas returns to his home village of Jerichow. Ali... (93 mins.)
 
57.
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
 
58.
The State I Am In (2000)
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Clara and Hans are left-wing terrorists who have been searched by police for almost fifteen years. Their... (106 mins.)
 
59.
Hilde (2009)
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A biography of Hildegard Knef, one of Germany's biggest post-war stars. (137 mins.)
Director: Kai Wessel
 
60.
North Face (2008)
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Based on a true story, North Face is a suspenseful adventure film about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps... (126 mins.)
Director: Philipp Stölzl
 
61.
Naked (2002)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Doris Dörrie
 
62.
Cherry Blossoms (2008)
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After Rudi's wife Trudi suddenly dies, he travels to Japan to fulfill her dream of being a Butoh dancer. (127 mins.)
Director: Doris Dörrie
 
63.
Blueprint (2003)
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The story of the first cloned human being - told in her own words: At the age of thirty the world-famous... (108 mins.)
Director: Rolf Schübel
 
64.
The Architect (2008)
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Accepting a prize, architect Georg Winter explains that an architect has the good fortune of measuring... (93 mins.)
Director: Ina Weisse
 
65.
Maria, He Doesn't Like It (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian patriarch... (96 mins.)
 
66.
Stations of the Cross (2014)
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Fourteen-year-old Maria is a fundamentalist Catholic, living her life in a modern fashion, yet her heart belongs to Jesus. She wants to be a saint and go to heaven. No one, not even a nice boy she meets, can stop her in this goal. (110 mins.)
 
67.
Unter dir die Stadt (2010)
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Steve recently moved to Frankfurt for work. His wife is a stranger in the new city, bored and vulnerable. She meets her husband's boss who is going through some big events in his life as well. They start to have an affair. (105 mins.)
 
68.
Grossstadtklein (2013)
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A young man journeys to Berlin for an internship. While he thinks he is going there for one reason, the reality is there is another. (98 mins.)
Director: Tobias Wiemann
 
69.
Geliebte Clara (2008)
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A look at the lives of 19th-century composers Clara and Robert Schumann. (107 mins.)
 
70.
Peas at 5:30 (2004)
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A film director loses his sight in an accident and must learn to live without his eyes. He and the blind woman assigned to help him go on a funny and romantic adventure that will change both their lives. (111 mins.)
Director: Lars Büchel
 
71.
Lose My Self (2014)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Jan Schomburg