With Hessischer Rundfunk (HR) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Munsters (1964–1966)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.8
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A family of friendly monsters have misadventures, never quite understanding why people react to them so strangely.

Stars: Fred Gwynne, Al Lewis, Yvonne De Carlo, Butch Patrick

Votes: 10,494

2. Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)

Not Rated | 95 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.0
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In the 16th century, the ruthless and insane Don Lope de Aguirre leads a Spanish expedition in search of El Dorado.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Klaus Kinski, Ruy Guerra, Helena Rojo, Del Negro

Votes: 46,279

3. In the Aisles (2018)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama

7.0
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Christian begins to work as a shelf stacker at a supermarket and finds himself in a new, unknown world: the long aisles, the bustle at the checkouts, the forklifts.

Director: Thomas Stuber | Stars: Sandra Hüller, Franz Rogowski, Peter Kurth, Henning Peker

Votes: 2,453

4. Bagdad Cafe (1987)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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71 Metascore

A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter.

Director: Percy Adlon | Stars: Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder, Jack Palance, Christine Kaufmann

Votes: 11,228 | Gross: $3.59M

5. Alice (1988)

Not Rated | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

7.5
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A surrealistic revision of Alice in Wonderland.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Kristýna Kohoutová, Camilla Power

Votes: 10,213

6. Mephisto (1981)

Unrated | 144 min | Drama

7.8
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A German stage actor finds unexpected success and mixed blessings in the popularity of his performance in a Faustian play as the Nazis take power in pre-WWII Germany. As his associates and ... See full summary »

Director: István Szabó | Stars: Klaus Maria Brandauer, Krystyna Janda, Ildikó Bánsági, Rolf Hoppe

Votes: 8,497

7. A Coffee in Berlin (2012)

Not Rated | 86 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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63 Metascore

An aimless university dropout attempts to make sense of life as he spends one fateful day wandering the streets of Berlin.

Director: Jan Ole Gerster | Stars: Tom Schilling, Katharina Schüttler, Justus von Dohnányi, Andreas Schröders

Votes: 13,612 | Gross: $0.15M

8. Storm of Love (2005– )

50 min | Romance

4.0
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The elegant hotel Fürstenhof in the little village Bichlheim becomes a place for two young people to find the love of her/his life. But things get complicated.

Stars: Dirk Galuba, Sepp Schauer, Antje Hagen, Joachim Lätsch

Votes: 476

9. Pippi Longstocking (1969)

27 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.4
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The adventures of Pippi Longstocking, an eccentric, super-strong, redheaded moppet and her best friends Tommy and Annika.

Stars: Inger Nilsson, Maria Persson, Pär Sundberg, Hans Clarin

Votes: 3,043

10. Lauf Junge lauf (2013)

Not Rated | 112 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.1
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Srulik, an eight-year-old boy, flees from the Warsaw ghetto in 1942. He attempts to survive, at first alone in the forest, and then as a Christian orphan named Jurek on a Polish farm. ... See full summary »

Director: Pepe Danquart | Stars: Andrzej Tkacz, Kamil Tkacz, Elisabeth Duda, Itay Tiran

Votes: 1,577

11. The People vs. Fritz Bauer (2015)

R | 105 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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61 Metascore

The story of the man who brought high-ranking German Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann to justice.

Director: Lars Kraume | Stars: Rüdiger Klink, Burghart Klaußner, Andrej Kaminsky, Jörg Schüttauf

Votes: 3,482 | Gross: $0.28M

12. Ghost Chase (1987)

PG-13 | 85 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

4.1
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In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an ... See full summary »

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Jason Lively, Tim McDaniel, Jill Whitlow, Leonard Lansink

Votes: 647

13. Jonathan (2016)

Unrated | 99 min | Drama

6.2
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A young man learns that his dying father was once deeply in love with a man.

Director: Piotr J. Lewandowski | Stars: Jannis Niewöhner, André Hennicke, Julia Koschitz, Thomas Sarbacher

Votes: 703

14. The State I Am In (2000)

106 min | Drama

7.0
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Clara and Hans are left-wing terrorists who have been sought by police for almost fifteen years. Their increasingly rebellious daughter Jeanne begins to pose a threat to their security when... See full summary »

Director: Christian Petzold | Stars: Julia Hummer, Barbara Auer, Richy Müller, Bilge Bingul

Votes: 1,836

15. Mountain Miracle (2017)

97 min | Adventure, Drama

6.0
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A girl struggling with asthma is taken to a clinic in South Tyrol to be cured. After some time she decides to get out of this hell (that's how she feels about it) and soon she'll meet a new... See full summary »

Director: Tobias Wiemann | Stars: Denis Moschitto, Susanne Bormann, David Bredin, Mia Kasalo

Votes: 167

16. The White Rose (1982)

108 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.2
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During the Second World War, a small group of students at Munich University begin to question the decisions and sanity of Germany's Nazi government. The students form a resistance cell ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Verhoeven | Stars: Lena Stolze, Wulf Kessler, Oliver Siebert, Ulrich Tukur

Votes: 816

17. Circle of Deceit (1981)

R | 108 min | Drama, War

7.2
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Laschen, a German journalist, travels to the city of Beirut during the fights between Christians and Palestinians to produce an essay about the situation. Together with his photographer, he... See full summary »

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Hanna Schygulla, Jean Carmet, Jerzy Skolimowski

Votes: 674

18. A Regular Woman (2019)

90 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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The film A regular woman portrays the fate of Hatun Ayhrun Sürücü, a German woman of Turkish descent, and her struggle for a free, self-determined life in the face of her family's ... See full summary »

Director: Sherry Hormann | Stars: Almila Bagriacik, Merve Aksoy, Aram Arami, Mehmet Atesci

Votes: 12

19. Größer als im Fernsehen (2019 TV Movie)

89 min | Comedy

5.7
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Add a Plot

Director: Christoph Schnee | Stars: Dennis Schigiol, Janina Fautz, Marie-Anne Fliegel, Gustav-Peter Wöhler

Votes: 13

20. Baal (1970 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 87 min | Drama

6.6
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Baal explores the cult of the genius, an anti-heroic figure who chooses to be a social outcast and live on the fringe of bourgeois morality.

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Sigi Graue, Margarethe von Trotta, Günther Neutze

Votes: 403

21. The Bloom of Yesterday (2016)

125 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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A very romantic comedy on the edge of the abyss: in the middle of the deepest life crisis, the Holocaust researcher Toto is assigned an assistant for the congress preparation - Zazie, of ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Kraus | Stars: Lars Eidinger, Adèle Haenel, Jan Josef Liefers, Hannah Herzsprung

Votes: 542

22. The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (1980–1981)

24 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.6
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This is an animated adaptation of the classic story of Nils Holgerson, a naughty boy who is transformed to a very little dwarf and goes through many adventures, flying with a band of wild geese.

Stars: Helga Anders, Erich Ludwig, Alexandra Mink, Eberhard Mondry

Votes: 1,888

23. A Heavy Heart (2015)

109 min | Drama

7.0
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A former East German boxing champion reduced to working as a bouncer and debt collector is forced to reflect on his life when he is diagnosed with a fatal disease.

Director: Thomas Stuber | Stars: Peter Kurth, Udo Kroschwald, Edin Hasanovic, Atef Vogel

Votes: 456

24. Castle Einstein (1998– )

25 min | Family

5.8
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A show about students at a boarding school in Erfurt.

Stars: Gert Schaefer, Wilfried Loll, Ludwig Hollburg, Robert Schupp

Votes: 237

25. The Marquise of O (1976)

PG | 102 min | Drama, History

7.2
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85 Metascore

A German Marquise has to deal with a pregnancy she cannot explain and an infatuated Russian Count.

Director: Éric Rohmer | Stars: Edith Clever, Bruno Ganz, Edda Seippel, Peter Lühr

Votes: 1,980 | Gross: $0.00M

26. A Gathering of Old Men (1987 TV Movie)

PG | 91 min | Drama

6.6
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A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer is shot in self defense. A group of old, black men takes a courageous step by coming forward en ... See full summary »

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Richard Widmark, Holly Hunter, Joe Seneca

Votes: 607

27. The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)

94 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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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, Ernst Castelli

Votes: 1,033 | Gross: $0.02M

28. Master of the Universe (2013)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary

7.2
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72 Metascore

A former banker in Germany, who entered the business with the advent of modern computer systems reminisces of his working years in some of the world-leading banking corporations.

Director: Marc Bauder | Stars: Rainer Voss, Angela Merkel

Votes: 1,006

29. The Scarlett O'Hara War (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

7.3
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The film follows the trials and tribulations of David O. Selznick as he attempts to find an actress to play the role of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939).

Director: John Erman | Stars: Tony Curtis, Bill Macy, Harold Gould, Sharon Gless

Votes: 335

30. Coconut Hero (2015)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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In the middle of Nowheresville lives 16-year-old Mike who wants out of his crappy life - permanently! Spending his time devising ways to do himself in, he considers the fatal brain tumor in... See full summary »

Director: Florian Cossen | Stars: Alex Ozerov, Bea Santos, Krista Bridges, Sebastian Schipper

Votes: 853

31. Heimat 2: Chronicle of a Generation (1992)

1,416 min | Drama, History

8.6
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The fortunes of the village Schabbach reflect those of Germany from 1960 to 1970.

Stars: Henry Arnold, Salome Kammer, Frank Röth, Noemi Steuer

Votes: 130

32. Coup de Grâce (1976)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, War

7.1
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A countess' unrequited love for an army officer leads to disaster.

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Matthias Habich, Margarethe von Trotta, Rüdiger Kirschstein, Marc Eyraud

Votes: 1,026

33. Casanova (1987 TV Movie)

Unrated | 123 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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A very long, beginning-to-end life story of an eighteenth century womanizer that is arrested, not so much for his crimes, but because he is viewed as an undesirable by the husbands and ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Langton | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Faye Dunaway, Sylvia Kristel, Ornella Muti

Votes: 272

34. 4 Days in May (2011)

97 min | Drama, War

6.3
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A group of Russian soldiers are sent into Northern Germany at the tail-end of WWII, where they occupy a children's home in close proximity to a larger German unit. Against these odds, a ... See full summary »

Director: Achim von Borries | Stars: Pavel Wenzel, Aleksey Guskov, Ivan Shvedoff, Andrey Merzlikin

Votes: 659

35. Class Relations (1984)

126 min | Drama

7.0
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After making the domestic servant pregnant, a woman who doubles his age, a young man of only seventeen years from the German bourgeoisie is sent by his family to the United States in order to avoid a huge scandal.

Directors: Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub | Stars: Christian Heinisch, Nazzareno Bianconi, Mario Adorf, Laura Betti

Votes: 449

36. Houston (2013)

107 min | Drama

5.7
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A German corporate headhunter travels to Houston, Texas, in pursuit of a renowned oil company CEO, only to have his life fall apart.

Director: Bastian Günther | Stars: Ulrich Tukur, Garret Dillahunt, Jenny Schily, Wolfram Koch

Votes: 272

37. Move (2012)

118 min | Comedy

6.7
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Eight friends help each other repeatedly move house. One year of moving, from apartment to apartment, from shared flat to shared flat. These changes of the apartment are also a changes of relations -some break, others grow.

Director: Dietrich Brüggemann | Stars: Jacob Matschenz, Robert Gwisdek, Anna Brüggemann, Alice Dwyer

Votes: 1,224

38. The Einstein of Sex (1999)

Unrated | 100 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.4
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The life story of Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld, a German Jew, who as a physician established the field of sexology, and fought militantly against German anti-sodomy laws in the late 19th century. ... See full summary »

Director: Rosa von Praunheim | Stars: Kai Schumann, Friedel von Wangenheim, Ben Becker, Wolfgang Völz

Votes: 604

39. Sicily! (1999)

Not Rated | 66 min | Drama

7.2
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A man returns to visit his native Sicily after living in New York for a long time. He learns about the Sicilian way of life from stylized conversations with an orange picker, his fellow ... See full summary »

Directors: Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub | Stars: Gianni Buscarino, Vittorio Vigneri, Angela Nugara, Carmelo Maddio

Votes: 575

40. A Free Woman (1972)

100 min | Drama

7.1
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A divorced woman in her thirties fights a losing battle in Munich to attain belated self-fulfillment. The die is cast in a briskly impersonal society geared to male dominance and early training for career women.

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Maria Brunner, Wolfgang Bächler, Ute Ellin, Wilhelm Grasshoff

Votes: 103

41. Die Buddenbrooks (1979– )

614 min | Drama

8.1
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Family saga set in 19th century Germany, chronicling the lives of three generations of the Buddenbrook family, the owners of a family business in the northern town of Luebeck. Based on the novel by Thomas Mann.

Stars: Ursula Dirichs, Reinhild Solf, Volkert Kraeft, Gerd Böckmann

Votes: 96

42. Cosmic Quantum Ray (2009– )

22 min | Animation, Family

5.7
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"Cosmic Quantum Ray" is a zany comedy-action-adventure series that brings the strange corners of the universe to the world of Earth teenager Robbie Shipton. Robbie represents Earth as a ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Ian Cox, Tom Kenny, Colin Murdock, Pauline Newstone

Votes: 22

43. Vergiss mein nicht (2012)

88 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

7.5
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Filmmaker David Sieveking portays the home care of his mother who, like 2 million other people in Germany, suffers from Alzheimer's Disease. David's parents had been a part of the student ... See full summary »

Director: David Sieveking | Stars: Margarete Sieveking, Malte Sieveking, David Sieveking

Votes: 385

44. Taxandria (1994)

82 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

6.6
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A young prince is taken for tuition at a seaside hotel but there quickly bores and wanders off to visit a nearby lighthouse. Befriended by the keeper, he learns of a secret world he can see... See full summary »

Director: Raoul Servais | Stars: Armin Mueller-Stahl, Elliott Spiers, Katja Studt, Richard Kattan

Votes: 370

45. Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer (1977– )

113 min | Family, Fantasy

8.2
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Locomotive driver Lukas lives on the small island of Lummerland with his steam locomotive Emma.

Stars: Manfred Jenning, Winfried Küppers, Sepp Wäsche, Arno Bergler

Votes: 458

46. Wolfskinder (2013)

91 min | Drama, History

6.4
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The story of a boy who, driven by the search for his lost brother in the turmoil of WWII end, joins a group of children in order to survive the chaos of post-war anarchy in the haunted forests of Lithuania.

Director: Rick Ostermann | Stars: Levin Liam, Helena Phil, Vivien Ciskowski, Patrick Lorenczat

Votes: 360

47. Meeres Stille (2013)

142 min | Drama

7.1
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On vacation at a remote house by the sea a family is faced with a disturbing reality, when lost memories urge to the surface and slowly fades out, what seemed safe once - as well as the past can't be washed away.

Director: Juliane Fezer | Stars: Charlotte Munck, Christoph Grunert, Christoph Gawenda, Nadja Bobyleva

Votes: 58

48. König Drosselbart (2008 TV Movie)

59 min | Family, Fantasy, Romance

6.9
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Arrogant spoiled princess Isabella of Gerania haughtily rejects all suitors, even prince Richard of Begonia, whom she liked in a previous anonymous meeting. Finally her exasperated royal ... See full summary »

Director: Sibylle Tafel | Stars: Jasmin Schwiers, Ken Duken, Felicitas Woll, Hubert Mulzer

Votes: 199

50. March of millions (2007 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.5
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In 1944 many Germans in Eastern Prussia believed like Lena von Mahlenberg, daughter of a local aristocrat, that Hitler would surrender and spare them from being invaded by the vengeful Russian Red Army. He didn't and they had to flee.

Director: Kai Wessel | Stars: Maria Furtwängler, Jean-Yves Berteloot, Tonio Arango, Gabriela Maria Schmeide

Votes: 515


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