Anna Jobst is the daughter of a rich, conservative farmer. Living on the bank of the Moldau, she wishes nothing more than follow the river to Prague, the "Golden City". When her father ... See full summary »
Albrecht & Octavia & Äls, form a triangle from families of idle intellectuals, prone to Neitsche. Nature loving Äls is gravely ill. Further tragedy looms as Albrecht contracts typhoid bringing Äls' foster child out of an infected area.
Irene von Meyendorff
During Napoleon's victorious campaign in Germany, the city of Kolberg gets isolated from the retreating Prussian forces. The population of Kolberg refuses to capitulate and organizes the ... See full summary »
I have only seen this movie once, years ago, but since then I have been watching out for it to be shown again on television, because I think it's one of Germany's best dramas ever made. The characters are so emotional and the portrayal of their feelings is so refined, this picture is surely ripe for a revival. I even think it's better than Storm's novel itself!
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