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The Wild Duck (1976)
"Die Wildente" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  28 April 1977 (USA)
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Beautifully tragic film
31 July 2003 | by (Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

I saw this in '78 and was very impressed. If memory serves, it had a theme similar to The Iceman Cometh that provided a disturbing emotional impact many will find depressing. I mostly recall a mood of bleak, sad, natural beauty. The cinematography is by Robby Muller now associated with Wenders and Jarmush.


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