MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 19,553 this week

The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless (1968)
"Die Artisten in der Zirkuskuppel: Ratlos" (original title)

6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 206 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 4 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - The One I Love

Interview with Charlie McDowell and Mark Duplass


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 30 titles
created 14 May 2011
 
a list of 57 titles
created 08 Aug 2013
 
a list of 45 titles
created 17 Aug 2013
 
a list of 42 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless (1968)

The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless (1968) on IMDb 6.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless.
2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Germany, 1968: The priest's daughters Marianna and Juliane both fight for changes in society, like making abortion legal. However their means are totally different: while Juliane's ... See full summary »

Director: Margarethe von Trotta
Stars: Jutta Lampe, Barbara Sukowa, Rüdiger Vogler
The Big Mess (1971)
Sci-Fi | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Outer space in 2034 is run by greedy corporations in a rundown bureaucracy. Two astronauts, who are not very smart, make their way with shady dealings, smuggling and spaceship wrecking.

Director: Alexander Kluge
Stars: Vinzenz Sterr, Maria Sterr, Sigi Graue
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Alexander Kluge
Stars: Hannelore Hoger, Dieter Mainka, Alfred Edel
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young woman's life is scrutinized by police and tabloid press after she spends the night with a suspected terrorist.

Directors: Volker Schlöndorff, Margarethe von Trotta
Stars: Angela Winkler, Mario Adorf, Dieter Laser
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's ... See full summary »

Director: Krzysztof Zanussi
Stars: Maja Komorowska, Scott Wilson, Hanna Skarzanka
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

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
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Werner Schroeter
Stars: Nicola Zarbo, Otto Sander, Ida Di Benedetto
Musical | Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Werner Schroeter
Stars: Magdalena Montezuma, Christine Kaufmann, Candy Darling
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Alexander Kluge
Stars: Hannelore Hoger, Theodor W. Adorno, Heinrich Böll
Biography | History | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The life and music of Johann Sebastian Bach as presented by his wife, Anna.

Directors: Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub
Stars: Gustav Leonhardt, Christiane Lang, Paolo Carlini
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

On location in Portugal, a film crew runs out of film while making their own version of Roger Corman's _Day the World Ended, The (1956)_. The producer is nowhere to be found and director ... See full summary »

Director: Wim Wenders
Stars: Allen Garfield, Samuel Fuller, Isabelle Weingarten
A Free Woman (1972)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Volker Schlöndorff
Stars: Maria Brunner, Wolfgang Bächler, Ute Ellin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hannelore Hoger ...
Sigi Graue ...
Manfred Peickert (as Siegfried Graue)
Alfred Edel ...
Dr. Busch
Bernd Höltz ...
Herr von Lueptow
Eva Oertel ...
Gitti Bornemann
Kurt Jürgens ...
Mackensen, Dompteur
Gilbert Houcke ...
Houke, Dompteur
Wanda Bronska-Pampuch ...
Frau Saizewa
Herr Jobst ...
Impressario
Hans-Ludger Schneider ...
Assessor Korti
Klaus Schwarzkopf ...
Gerloff, Philologe
Nils von der Heyde ...
Arbogast, Pressechef
Marie Luise Dutoit ...
Schweiter Aristin
Peter Staimmer ...
Perry Woodcock
Theodor Hoffa ...
Monokelträger
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

brechtian | circus

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 October 1968 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

| (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in Die Nacht der Regisseure (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

no entertainment, politics instead
9 December 2004 | by (Salvador, Brazil) – See all my reviews

For people who think that film has to be an entertainment and there's no other possibility for the film language, this movie can be really boring and disappointing. However, for the ones who think that films can question and make us rethink our preconceptions and the ethics of today's society, it can be very interesting, and so can other Alexander Kluge's films. It's so easy to sit and watch a Hollywood-like all-the-time-the-same-old-bulls*** film and leave the movie theater all satisfied and thinking that life is perfect because the threaten was beaten by the great hero. And it is so difficult to stop and bother our notion of time and think about how fake, stupid and paradoxical this society can be. I guess that for the ones who want to get out of this Plato's cave movies like "Die Artisten in der Zirkuskuppel: Ratlos" and "Die Macht der Gefühle" are really worth seeing.


14 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?