MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 29,787 this week

Manhunt (2008)
"La traque" (original title)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  10 March 2008 (France)
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 285 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 1 critic

Based on the true story of the Klarsfelds, a Franco-German couple who devoted themselves to bringing Nazi war criminals to justice. Their pursuit of Klaus Barbie, the "Butcher of Lyon," ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 572 titles
created 20 Aug 2011
 
a list of 645 titles
created 10 Feb 2013
 
a list of 676 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 75 titles
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 1586 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Manhunt" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Manhunt (TV Movie 2008)

Manhunt (TV Movie 2008) on IMDb 6.2/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Manhunt.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Creep I (2004)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Trapped in a London subway station, a woman who's being pursued by a potential attacker heads into the unknown labyrinth of tunnels beneath the city's streets.

Director: Christopher Smith
Stars: Franka Potente, Sean Harris, Vas Blackwood
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

It tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is a story of impossible love that ultimately celebrates the unbreakable bond between father and son.

Director: Richard Roxburgh
Stars: Eric Bana, Franka Potente, Marton Csokas
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Director: Peter Greenaway
Stars: Raymond J. Barry, Noraly Beyer, Stephen Billington
The Bridge (TV Movie 2008)
History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

In this TV remake of the classic German war film, 16-year-old Walter and his friends are recruited to help defend a bridge near their town. What begins as a minor op becomes a life or death... See full summary »

Director: Wolfgang Panzer
Stars: François Goeske, Franka Potente, Lars Steinhöfel
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A "normal" guy who is married to a hot actress gets worried that she is involved with her costar. This worry turns into jealousy and causes problems in their relationship. This is a story about trust and a comedy about the actions between men and women.

Director: Yvan Attal
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Yvan Attal, Terence Stamp
Son épouse (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Gracie, a young Tamil woman living near Madras, has been having behavioural disorders since the day she was married. The memory of her French friend Catherine, who died in unresolved ... See full summary »

Director: Michel Spinosa
Stars: Yvan Attal, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Janagi
Atomised (2006)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Based on Michel Houellebecq's controversial novel, this movie focuses on Michael and Bruno, two very different half-brothers and their disturbed sexuality. After a chaotic childhood with a ... See full summary »

Director: Oskar Roehler
Stars: Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Ulmen, Franka Potente
Prey (2010)
Adventure | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

PREY tells the story of Nathan (BEAU TRAVAIL'S Gregoire Colin) who is at a countryside retreat for a Fall family reunion that he expects to be particularly stormy. Claire, his wife, has to ... See full summary »

Director: Antoine Blossier
Stars: Grégoire Colin, François Levantal, Fred Ulysse
Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Hansjörg Thurn
Stars: Franka Potente, Ray Fearon, Hans Werner Meyer
Eichmann (2007)
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Based upon the final confession of Adolf Eichmann, made before his execution in Israel as he accounts to Captain Avner Less, a young Israeli Police Officer, of his past as the architect of ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Young
Stars: Avner W. Less, Thomas Kretschmann, Troy Garity
Run Lola Run (1998)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

After a botched money delivery, Lola has 20 minutes to come up with 100,000 Deutschmarks.

Director: Tom Tykwer
Stars: Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu, Herbert Knaup
Small Lights (2010)
Drama | Music | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Director: Josef Rusnak
Stars: Franka Potente, David Brezman, Pasquale Cassalia
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Hanns Zischler ...
Jesus Rojas ...
Benjamin Alazraki ...
Michel
Laurent Klug ...
Elie
Sofía Wilhelmi ...
Margaret (as Sophia Eva Wilhelmi)
Christophe Brault ...
Marion Game ...
Raïssa
Jean-Marie Winling ...
Le général Charon
Germain Wagner ...
Le procureur Ludolph
Victor Haïm ...
Geissman
Philippe Suner ...
Expert morpho
Xavier De Guillebon ...
Ladislas de Hoyos
Ary Abittan ...
L'agent du Mossad
Edit

Storyline

Based on the true story of the Klarsfelds, a Franco-German couple who devoted themselves to bringing Nazi war criminals to justice. Their pursuit of Klaus Barbie, the "Butcher of Lyon," takes them to South America, where he has found refuge. After 12 years of investigations, undercover work and battles with authorities, they succeed in having him captured and brought to justice. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

| | |

Release Date:

10 March 2008 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Die Hetzjagd  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Nazi Hunters
22 June 2013 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Surprising to see the negative response this film has received on this site.

It is a usually convincing account of a Nazi Hunter couple who dedicated themselves to tracking down Klaus Barbie - "the Butcher of Lyons", which moves briskly through a complicated and occasionally confusing succession of events spread between Europe and South America. It gives the impression of being special pleading, using a limited budget effectively. It's not outclassed by the more ambitious MUNICH, which shares some of its personnel and intended audience.

Touches register, like the meager life style of the Klarsfeld's contrasted with the luxury of Barbie's existence or Attal's clicking the hammer on the empty pistol held against another target to demonstrate the possibility of his assassination,

Maybe I'm sheltered from the short comings of the spoken material by my ignorance of most of the languages but the always impressive Franka Potente speaking them, manages to convince me.

Attal's awful hair piece is the major distraction.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Manhunt (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?