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Faust (III) (2011)

 -  Drama | Fantasy  -  15 November 2013 (USA)
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A despairing scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for one night with a beautiful young woman.

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Anton Adasinsky ...
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Georg Friedrich ...
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Antje Lewald ...
Margarete's Mother
Florian Brückner ...
Sigurður Skúlason ...
Faust's Father
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Valentin's Friend
Andreas Schmidt ...
Valentin's Friend
Oliver Bootz ...
Valentin's Friend
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Margarete's Maidservant
Prodromos Antoniadis ...
Notarius
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A despairing scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for one night with a beautiful young woman.

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€8,000,000 (estimated)

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$10,030 (USA) (15 November 2013)

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$58,104 (USA) (25 April 2014)
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A horrible interpretation of Goethe's Faust
4 November 2012 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

The decors are beautiful, but the acting is horrible. I simply do not understand why the people interact with each other in this manner. They walk like there's no room to move. (You'll understand it when you see it.) Every time a conversation occurs (constantly)it is disrupted by background noise, with only one purpose, to annoy the viewer. Everybody who has read Goethe's Faust will be shocked. This adaptation does not even come close.

I love movies, I truly do. Even when I don't like a movie I can still understand the appeal. But not with Faust. This was the first time I walked out of the cinema during a film.


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