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1. Good Bye Lenin! (2003)

R | 121 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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68 Metascore

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.

Director: Wolfgang Becker | Stars: Daniel Brühl, Katrin Saß, Chulpan Khamatova, Florian Lukas

Votes: 117,797 | Gross: $4.06M

2. Buffalo Soldiers (2001)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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56 Metascore

A criminal subculture operates among U.S. soldiers stationed in West Germany just before the fall of the Berlin wall.

Director: Gregor Jordan | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Anna Paquin, Ed Harris, Scott Glenn

Votes: 21,068 | Gross: $0.35M

3. Zwei Leben (2012)

97 min | Drama, Thriller

7.1
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62 Metascore

As the Berlin Wall crumbles, Katrine, the daughter of a Norwegian woman and a German occupation soldier, finds her idyllic life disrupted as she refuses to testify a trial against the Norwegian state on behalf of her fellow "war children."

Directors: Georg Maas, Judith Kaufmann | Stars: Juliane Köhler, Liv Ullmann, Sven Nordin, Ken Duken

Votes: 2,367 | Gross: $0.00M

4. Faraway, So Close! (1993)

PG-13 | 140 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.3
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A group of angels in the German capital look longingly upon the life of humans.

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Otto Sander, Bruno Ganz, Peter Falk, Horst Buchholz

Votes: 6,049 | Gross: $0.81M

5. The Legend of Rita (2000)

103 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant ... See full summary »

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Bibiana Beglau, Richard Kropf, Martin Wuttke, Nadja Uhl

Votes: 1,836 | Gross: $0.67M

6. Das Versprechen (1995)

R | 115 min | Romance, Drama

6.9
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East-Berlin, 1961, shortly after the erection of the Wall. Konrad, Sophie and three of their friends plan a daring escape to Western Germany. The attempt is successful, except for Konrad, ... See full summary »

Director: Margarethe von Trotta | Stars: Corinna Harfouch, Meret Becker, August Zirner, Anian Zollner

Votes: 509 | Gross: $0.09M

7. Herr Lehmann (2003)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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In October 1989, the part of the West Berlin borough of Kreuzberg called SO 36, had been largely shut off by the Wall from the rest of the city for 28 years. A lethargic sub-culture of ... See full summary »

Director: Leander Haußmann | Stars: Christian Ulmen, Katja Danowski, Detlev Buck, Janek Rieke

Votes: 5,578

8. Das Leben ist eine Baustelle. (1997)

115 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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After he loses his job, his father, and his girlfriend, Jan's life is a shambles. Then suddenly he meets freakish street musician Vera, and a bittersweet romance unfolds...

Director: Wolfgang Becker | Stars: Christiane Paul, Jürgen Vogel, Ricky Tomlinson, Christina Papamichou

Votes: 1,602

9. Go Trabi Go (1991)

92 min | Comedy

5.9
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Family Struutz lives in Bitterfeld (GDR). After the fall of the wall, they take the opportunity to go on holiday with their car, an old Trabant. They simply want to visit Italy. But there ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Timm | Stars: Wolfgang Stumph, Claudia Schmutzler, Marie Gruber, Dieter Hildebrandt

Votes: 978

10. Führer Ex (2002)

Unrated | 105 min | Drama

6.7
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Repentant ex neo-Nazi Ingo Hasselbach's autobiographical experiences are the basis for "Fuhrer Ex". Two friends dream of escaping the oppression of communist GDR in 1980s in Berlin. When ... See full summary »

Director: Winfried Bonengel | Stars: Aaron Hildebrand, Christian Blümel, Jule Flierl, Detlef Kapplusch

Votes: 1,326

11. Germany Year 90 Nine Zero (1991)

62 min | Drama

7.2
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Characterized by deconstructivism and philosophical references and by briefly exposing the good, bad, and ugly periods of the country's history, this post-modern film portrays the abstract ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Eddie Constantine, Hanns Zischler, Claudia Michelsen, Nathalie Kadem

Votes: 499

12. Die Unberührbare (2000)

110 min | Drama

7.2
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Flanders, a famous female author, travels 1989 after the fall of the Berlin wall into the German capitol. She is deeply depressed of the events because she saw the communistic states as a ... See full summary »

Director: Oskar Roehler | Stars: Hannelore Elsner, Vadim Glowna, Jasmin Tabatabai, Lars Rudolph

Votes: 673

13. Gaz Bar Blues (2003)

115 min | Drama, Comedy

7.4
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This is the story of Mr. Brochu, whose friends like to call "the Boss". He runs his gas station the best he can and tries to stay happy no matter what happens. This movie relates all the ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Bélanger | Stars: Serge Thériault, Gilles Renaud, Sébastien Delorme, Danny Gilmore

Votes: 876

14. Heimat 3 - Chronik einer Zeitenwende (2004– )

689 min | Drama

8.1
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This is not only a sequel to the "Second Heimat", but also a chronicle of a very decisive decade for Germany (1989 to 200). The main couple of the mini-series released in 1992, Hermann ... See full summary »

Stars: Henry Arnold, Salome Kammer, Peter Schneider, Uwe Steimle

Votes: 507

15. Wir können auch anders... (1993)

92 min | Comedy

7.6
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Two brothers both of which can neither read nor write making their way across Germany in order to claim to their inheritance. On their way they meet Viktor, a deserted soldier of the sowjet... See full summary »

Director: Detlev Buck | Stars: Joachim Król, Horst Krause, Konstantin Kotljarov, Sophie Rois

Votes: 1,124

16. Liegen lernen (2003)

87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Hendrik Handloegten | Stars: Fabian Busch, Susanne Bormann, Fritzi Haberlandt, Sophie Rois

Votes: 1,192

17. Das Wunder von Berlin (2008 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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A TV movie that follows an East Berlin family torn by political strife and the fast-changing events that led to the fall of Berlin Wall in 1989.

Director: Roland Suso Richter | Stars: Kostja Ullmann, Karoline Herfurth, Veronica Ferres, Heino Ferch

Votes: 421

18. Berlin Is in Germany (2001)

99 min | Drama

7.2
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When Martin, a former GDR citizen, is released from jail, he lately becomes confronted with the consequences of the German re-unification.

Director: Hannes Stöhr | Stars: Jörg Schüttauf, Julia Jäger, Robin Becker, Robert Lohr

Votes: 1,013

19. Wir sind das Volk - Liebe kennt keine Grenzen (2008 TV Movie)

186 min

6.6
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The Berlin wall separated families and friends for 28 years. Some accepted it, and some worked hard to make it fall.

Director: Thomas Berger | Stars: Anja Kling, Madeleine Lierck, Matthias Koeberlin, Lino Sliskovic

Votes: 188

20. Blackest Heart (1990)

63 min | Comedy, Horror

5.1
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In "German Chainsaw Massacre" people meet up with a household of butchers. They detect low cost meat in the East Germans moving over the old boundary into the West and start turning them ... See full summary »

Director: Christoph Schlingensief | Stars: Karina Fallenstein, Susanne Bredehöft, Artur Albrecht, Volker Spengler

Votes: 569

21. The Architects (1990)

95 min | Drama

7.1
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The architect Daniel Brenner is in his late thirties when he receives his first challenging and lucrative commission: to design a cultural center for a satellite town in East-Berlin. He ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Kahane | Stars: Kurt Naumann, Rita Feldmeier, Uta Eisold, Jürgen Watzke

Votes: 170

22. Gorilla Bathes at Noon (1993)

83 min | Comedy

5.7
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A major of Red Army is late for the train that takes Soviet's forces from Berlin. He telephones to Moscow and finds out that his wife has left him and that someone has moved in his ... See full summary »

Director: Dusan Makavejev | Stars: Svetozar Cvetkovic, Anita Mancic, Alexandra Rohmig, Petar Bozovic

Votes: 160

23. The Diplomat (2013)

50 min | Documentary, Sport

8.0
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At the height of the Cold War, Katarina Witt became one of East Germany's most famous athletes. Trained in an ice rink that gave rise to socialist heroes, Witt dominated her field by ... See full summary »

Directors: Jennifer Arnold, Senain Kheshgi | Stars: Brian Boitano, Egon Krenz, Jutta Müller, Lothar Raschker

Votes: 27

24. Helden wie wir (1999)

93 min | Comedy

5.9
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Heroes Like Us presents as heroes ordinary teenagers and young East German adults, who in Thomas Brussig's (the novel and screenplay author) story, caused the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Our ... See full summary »

Director: Sebastian Peterson | Stars: Daniel Borgwardt, Xenia Snagowski, Adrian Heidenreich, Luca Lenz

Votes: 297

25. Die Mauer (1991)

99 min | Documentary

6.8
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A documentary about the deconstruction of the Berlin Wall which makes no use of vocal commentary but instead focuses on visual elements. From the Potsdamer Platz to the Brandenburg Gate, ... See full summary »

Director: Jürgen Böttcher

Votes: 39

26. Terror 2000 - Intensivstation Deutschland (1994)

79 min | Comedy, Horror

6.6
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Germany, right after the re-unification. The people are out of control, blind hatred towards immigrants is common sense. In this time, a social-worker, with the mission to bring a Polish ... See full summary »

Director: Christoph Schlingensief | Stars: Margit Carstensen, Peter Kern, Susanne Bredehöft, Alfred Edel

Votes: 239

27. Deutschlandspiel (2000 TV Movie)

178 min | Drama

7.6
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Das Deutschlandspiel is a 2-part German TV movie produced 2000. It tells the story of German reunification. In addition to scenes the protagonists of the unification were interviewed. The game scenes are supported by original documents.

Director: Hans-Christoph Blumenberg | Stars: Peter Ustinov, Rudolf Wessely, Udo Samel, Hans-Michael Rehberg

Votes: 105

28. Nikolaikirche (1995 TV Movie)

138 min | Drama

6.9
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Director: Frank Beyer | Stars: Barbara Auer, Ulrich Matthes, Daniel Minetti, Annemone Haase

Votes: 91

29. Berlin Break (1993– )

45 min | Action, Thriller, Adventure

6.1
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The Berlin Wall is gone; so for all intents and purposes, the Cold War is over. In Berlin, Mac Mackenzie a former spy and currently the proprietor of Mac's - a bar in Berlin which is ... See full summary »

Stars: George Beach, Peter Scollin, Werner Daehn, Nina Franoszek

Votes: 13

30. Joschka und Herr Fischer (2011)

138 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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Director: Pepe Danquart | Stars: Joschka Fischer, Hans Koschnick, Katharina Thalbach, Peter Grohmann

Votes: 162

31. Der Blaue (1994)

96 min | Drama

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Ex-GDR citizen Dr. Otto Skrodt is about to become an important politician in Bonn when his old friend Karl shows up to ask him for some financial help. Karl had been imprisoned in the GDR ... See full summary »

Director: Lienhard Wawrzyn | Stars: Manfred Krug, Ulrich Mühe, Meret Becker, Klaus Manchen

Votes: 22

32. Rotwang muß weg! (1994)

82 min | Comedy

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Director: Hans-Christoph Blumenberg | Stars: Udo Kier, Sybill Norvak, Heikko Deutschmann, Beate Finckh

Votes: 48

33. Die Nachrichten (2005 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.7
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A journalist has from DDR is now the anchorman of one of the major television channels. Privately he is happy with a beautiful gallery owner, daughter of one of Germany's richest men.

Director: Matti Geschonneck | Stars: Jan Josef Liefers, Dagmar Manzel, Henry Hübchen, Uwe Kockisch

Votes: 113

34. Romeo (2001 TV Movie)

88 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.7
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Great and important movie about the German-German Cold War history. Or did you know that East-German spies never were prosecuted in the re-united Germany (they never broke laws of their ... See full synopsis »

Director: Hermine Huntgeburth | Stars: Martina Gedeck, Sylvester Groth, Katrin Bühring, Martin Glade

Votes: 38

35. Karambolage (1989 TV Movie)

95 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Director: Franz Peter Wirth | Stars: Iris Berben, Constanze Engelbrecht, Volkert Kraeft, Peter Sattmann

Votes: 15

36. Der Brocken (1992)

103 min | Comedy

7.2
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Germany shortly after its reunification: Western capitalism seeks its profit in former East Germany the one way or another. There is Ada Fenske on the island of Ruegen. She seems to be just... See full summary »

Director: Vadim Glowna | Stars: Elsa Grube-Deister, Rolf Zacher, Muriel Baumeister, Ben Becker

Votes: 11

37. Die Mediocren (1995)

85 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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A film about life's problems and the love affairs of two men and women in their twenties. They pretend to suffer from the mediocrity of their lives but in fact try to cover their own lack ... See full summary »

Director: Matthias Glasner | Stars: Dani Levy, Jasmin Tabatabai, Andreja Schneider, Jürgen Vogel

Votes: 89

38. Neben der Zeit (1995 TV Movie)

105 min | Drama

7.4
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Director: Andreas Kleinert | Stars: Rosel Zech, Julia Jäger, Sylvester Groth, Michael Poretschenkow

Votes: 17

39. Einfach raus (1999 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

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Director: Peter Vogel | Stars: Fabian Busch, Cosma Shiva Hagen, Inga Busch, Susanne Lothar

Votes: 80

40. Alles Lüge (1992)

86 min | Comedy

4.9
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Erich Kasulke and Rudolf Portmann both are highly decorated east German comedians. When the Berlin wall falls they are suddenly and like so many others without employment. Erich tries his ... See full summary »

Director: Heiko Schier | Stars: Dieter Hallervorden, Petra Hinze, Angelika Unterlauf, Erik Veldre

Votes: 48

41. Bereullin ripoteu (1991)

100 min | Drama, Mystery

3.9
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A reporter investigates a case in which a Korean woman, who has been living in Europe since she was 3 years old, is accused of murdering her adopted father. This is complicated by the fact ... See full summary »

Director: Kwang-su Park | Stars: Ahn Sung-ki, Soo-yeon Kang, Seong-kun Mun, Jean-Marie Fonbonne

Votes: 19

42. Herr Schmidt und Herr Friedrich (2001 TV Movie)

70 min | Documentary

8.0
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Directors: Ulrike Franke, Michael Loeken | Stars: Wilfried Friedrich, Kurt Schmidt, Irina Friedrich, Eva Hube

Votes: 40

43. Grüß Gott, Genosse (1993)

85 min | Comedy

6.1
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A Eastern-German teacher true to party principles moves to Bavaria after the German reunification. He takes up his old profession and fares well until a former student from East Germany enrolls in one of his classes.

Director: Manfred Stelzer | Stars: Jürgen Schmidt, Renate Krößner, Georg Marischka, Irm Hermann

Votes: 10

44. Begründung eines Urteils (1966 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

8.8
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Director: Eberhard Itzenplitz | Stars: Edgar Hoppe, Gerd Baltus, Günter Mack, Christa Berndl

Votes: 10

45. Reise nach Weimar (1996 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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Director: Dominik Graf | Stars: Barbara Auer, Ursula Dirichs, Rosemarie Fendel, Alois Maria Giani

Votes: 12

46. Motzki (1993– )

25 min

7.4
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Stars: Jürgen Holtz, Jutta Hoffmann, Albert Kitzl, Eva Mattes

Votes: 33

47. Helden ohne Ruhm (2003 TV Movie)

84 min | Documentary

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Directors: Artem Demenok, Andreas Christoph Schmidt | Stars: Werner Barfus, Marianne Berge, Martin Degen, Ingrid Eckhardt

48. Liebe am Abgrund (1993 TV Movie)

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Director: Georg Schiemann | Stars: Stefan Börno, Janina Flieger, Rainer Karsitz, Hardy Krüger Jr.

49. American Passport (1999)

82 min | Documentary, War

7.4
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Director: Reed Paget

Votes: 77

50. Die Bombe tickt (1993 TV Movie)

175 min | Drama

7.5
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Director: Thorsten Näter | Stars: Wilfried Dziallas, Peter Ebert, Julia Grimpe, Maiko Kemper

Votes: 11