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The Trial (1993)

Joseph K. awakens one morning, to find two strange men in his room, telling him he has been arrested. Joseph is not told, with what he is charged, and despite being "arrested", is allowed ... See full summary »

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... Josef K.
... The Priest
... Doctor Huld
... Fräulein Burstner
... Leni
... Titorelli
... Franz
... Block
... Willem
... Inspector
Jirí Schwarz ... Babensteiner
... Kullich
... Kaminer
... Old Woman
Jirí Ded ... Old Man
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Joseph K. awakens one morning, to find two strange men in his room, telling him he has been arrested. Joseph is not told, with what he is charged, and despite being "arrested", is allowed to remain free and go to work. But, despite the strange nature of his arrest, Joseph soon learns that his trial, however odd, is very real, and tries desperately to spare himself from the court's judgement. Written by Mike Myers <mmyers@ucsd.edu>

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Rated PG-13 for some sex-related material | See all certifications »
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Karel Reisz was asked to direct this film. See more »

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Franz: You'll never see your underwear again.
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Quite good but a bit lacking in enthusiasm
29 November 2002 | by See all my reviews

This film was OK. The plot went along happily enough, but I thought things were a bit vague as to K's state of mind during the film and the ending seemed anticlimatical. I have not read the book and perhaps this is how it was supposed to be. The silliest thing I noticed about this film is that Anthony Hopkins took up the whole of my DVD cover and then only appeared for around 10 minutes of the about 2 hour film. I find this rather odd and amusing. Otherwise, I thought the film was well acted and had a lovely setting. 6/10


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