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Genius-hacker Lisbeth Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist join forces again as they face a dangerous new threat.
Amidst the stifling climate of superstition and repressive religious dogma of the 11th Century, a young Christian man burning with desire to become a physician makes an epic journey from London to Persia dangerously disguised as a Jew - a deception that propels him into political intrigue, forces hi
Raimund Gregorius is a gifted but dull 57-year-old high school classical languages teacher in Switzerland. After a chance meeting with a beautiful Portuguese woman, he discovers the work of a Portuguese poet and doctor, Amadeu de Prado, and boards a train for Lisbon, determined to uncover more of h
Gossip reporter Max Zettl used to be a driver, but now he has made it: he is editor-in-chief of an online publication, is friends with the high society in Berlin and has pretty much become a part of them. Usually, he writes about rumored pregnancies and varicose veins--until he gets access to materi
At age 98, director Arnon Goldfinger's grandmother passed away, leaving him the task of clearing out the Tel Aviv flat that she and her husband shared for decades since immigrating from Nazi Germany in the 1930s. Sifting through a dense mountain of photos, letters, files, and objects, Goldfinger beg
Sams is a little creature with carrot-colored hair who instills confidence in shy people and whose blue freckles make wishes come true. Mr. Taschenbier, Sams' host and adoptive "father" for the past ten years, realizes he is, in fact, becoming more and more like his young, red-haired friend. The tr
Thirty-something Marko has lived in Berlin ever since he started his studies. He wanted to put some distance between his parents and himself because their middle-class lifestyle never really made him feel comfortable. He ends up visiting them one or twice a year, so they can see their grandchild, Ma
Hanni and Nanni, two twins at a girl's boarding school, are excited when the new semester begins: one of the new students is supposed to be a real princess. On top of this, they meet the nephew of Mademoiselle Bertoux, a young and very handsome looking guy who turns the heads of every girl at their
On Christmas Eve, Niko the young reindeer must find his little brother who has gone missing. But in order to save Christmas, it's going to take a lot of help from Niko's friends in order to save the day. Along the way, Niko learns the importance of friendship and family.
Over the course of a single day, Monsieur Oscar travels by limousine around Paris to a series of nine "appointments," transforming into new characters or incarnations at each stop. Fetched in the morning by Céline, his trusty chauffeur on this surreal journey, Oscar begins the day as a captain of in
Tiffany is 20 years old, single and neurotic, dreamy, superstitious and contradictory. She bakes fortune cookies and sells them in a Deli. However, she herself does not believe in the feeling of happiness, because after every happy phase in her life, there seemed to have followed a catastrophe.
Left to fend for herself when her SS officer father and loyal Nazi mother are captured by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, 14-year-old Lore must lead her four siblings on a harrowing journey across a devastated country. When she meets the charismatic and mysterious young refugee Tho
Drama, mystery, action and enduring love thread through a single story that unfolds in multiple timelines over the span of 500 years. Characters meet and reunite from one life to the next. Born and reborn. As the consequences of their actions and choices impact one another through the past, the pr
East Germany, 1980. Barbara Wolff is a young doctor who has applied for an exit visa from the GDR and, as punishment, has been transferred from her prestigious post in Berlin to a small pediatric hospital in the country. She must weigh her absolute dedication to her patients against a potential esca
Alexander Honk is an out of luck actor. When he mistakenly gets cast as a woman for a big Hollywood movie, he has to be careful that no one discovers his actual gender. This becomes increasingly difficult when he falls in love with the lead actress.
A portrait of Rolf Eden, Germany's last playboy; he is "the German Hugh Hefner." In his younger days, Eden was running a string of night clubs and discotheques around West Berlin. He organized the first beauty contests and made striptease popular in prudish West Germany. He celebrated with Louis Arm
Set in 1938 in a small village in Sudetenland, centers on the saw mill owner August Habermann. The biggest employer in his village and a respected and rich man, he's married to Jana, a young, beautiful Czech woman who is half Jewish. Although Habermann is not interested in politics or ideology, he a
In Northern Germany, four days before the end of World War II, a Soviet reconnaissance patrol occupies a children's home and relationship grows between a fatherless German boy and a childless Soviet captain.
Henry, a writer, has had a run of bad luck in both his love life and his work life. Then he is offered an amazing opportunity: to work on adapting a bestseller with the author - his ex-girlfriend, Catherine, with whom he is still in love. Just when things seem to be going Henry's way, an 8-year-old
On Christmas, just when the gifts are being exchanged, the phone rings and twelve year old Kattaka picks up. As she learns soon after, it is Alexej, her real father. Until then, her parents did not tell her the truth. Alexej stems from Russia and still does not know that he has a daughter.
Marga, the mother of TV reporter Sofia gets sent to a mental hospital due to highly aggressive and confused behavior. Looking for the reason of her mother's condition, Sofia returns with her to Riga, the city where the family lived before the Russians came. Marga starts to remember old traumata.
Based on a true story about Leopold Socha, a sewer worker and petty thief in Lvov, a Nazi occupied city in Poland. One day he encounters a group of Jews trying to escape the liquidation of the ghetto. He hides them for money in the labyrinth of the town's sewers beneath the bustling activity of the
Fiona is foreigner who is hired to be a maid and nanny for a middle-class family living in the Ruhr region. The family is the Bauers and it consists of a father, mother, teenager daughter and a small child. Daily life is marked by precise rules and rituals. Soon, however, the family members' neurose
Canary Islands. After working as a border patrolman for years, Jose has developed an cynical attitude toward his work. His jaded mind-set is put to the test when he encounters Nathalie, a German tourist assisting a group of refugees on the Canary shores. After their arrest, Nathalie tries to help a
Legendary Israeli basketball coach and Holocaust survivor Max Stoller became a national hero in the 1970s when he coached Maccabi Tel Aviv into the European Championships.However, when he subsequently accepts a job coaching the West-German basketball team, just another job on his path to NBA glory,
A cyclist loses his leg in a hit-and-run accident and must learn to live with the handicap.
Thirteen year old Radost lives with her single dad Bruno. Bruno is different than other dads: he is mentally challenged, having a condition called oligophrenia. His mental capacity is that of a 10 year old. Despite of that, Bruno was a great father throughout the years. When Radost reaches puberty,
In the small town of Elandsdoorn, a South African township not far from Johannesburg, life is simple and serene. A prevailing sense of deep pride tightly bonds together the entire community - but beware to those who step out of line. 12-year-old Chanda is a hardworking promising young student with a
Hanna, a teenage girl, has the strength, stamina, and smarts of a soldier. She was raised by her father, a former CIA agent, in the wilds of Sweden. Living a life unlike any other teenager, Hanna's upbringing and training have groomed her to be the perfect assassin. When her father sends her on a mi
Sophie and Jason are strange the way all couples are strange when they're alone. They live in a small LA apartment, have jobs they hate, and in one month they'll adopt a stray cat named Paw Paw. Like a newborn baby, he'll need around-the-clock care - he may die in six months, or it may take five yea
Early in his career, psychiatrist Carl Jung takes on the challenge of a seemingly impossible case, a deeply disturbed, beautiful young woman named Sabina Spielrein. Jung employs his mentor Sigmund Freud's experimental "talking cure" in treating Sabina and the treatment proves to be successful. This
Set in the near future, revolves around childhood sweethearts Rebecca and Thomas who go their separate ways in life before being reunited as students. They engage in a passionate love affair which is shattered when Thomas dies in a car accident. Unable to accept this blow dealt by fate, Rebecca figh
When a successful British ghostwriter, The Ghost, agrees to complete the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, his agent assures him it's the opportunity of a lifetime. But the project seems doomed from the start-not least because his predecessor on the project, Lang's long-term aide,
The story of a young man, Oscar, who after the brutal death of his parents, makes a promise to his sister never to leave her, no matter what, but is killed at the hands of corrupt police.
In the African savannah, all of the animals are wondering what happened to the water. Billy the Meerkat and his best buddy, Socrates the Lion set out in search of water, with the help of their friends Angie the Elephant and Giselle the Giraffe. On their incredible journey to find the water and to sa
Further adventures of the Cheeky Girls as they fall in and out of love.
Olli and Mary's parents' company is bankrupt. Subsequently they need to move to a different city. More importantly, though, this would mean the end of the "VorstadtKrokodile" gang. The young detectives do everything possible to prevent their dissolution.
Twenty years ago, documentary filmmaker Rosa von Praunheim's "Uberleben in New York" revolved featured three Germans who came to New York at the beginning of the eighties, trying gain a foothold in the rough and difficult urban center. Now, twenty years on, the director returns to his protagonists t
You don't go to school for school. You go to school for life. Or was that the other way around? Our hero Momo brings the meaning of this common sense saying in harmony with reality--he is taking 13 semesters of Business Mathematics.
Follows twins who attend a boarding school.
Late 1980s. About the true story of Pumpgun Ronnie who combined a criminal career as a serial bank robber with his talent as a record-breaking marathon runner.
Juxtaposes the political work of a Federal President with the private tragedy of a dying son.
His career and his life in France had gone down the drain: every day, TV producer Joachim had to face trouble, debts and enemies. Hoping that things would change, he left wife and children behind and moved to the U.S. There, he organized a burlesque show, which actually garnered the attention of cri
Set in 1989, follows a young East German who flies to San Francisco with his best friend to find his father, who fled the communist country 12 years before.
Follows three idealists--a Dutch aid worker, a French doctor and a young German journalist--who set out to save lives but soon find themselves fighting to stay alive in war-torn Falluja.
Follows the adventures of a precocious girl who finds a book of sorcery and delves into the black arts in order to do good deeds.
Two astronauts awaken in a hyper-sleep chamber aboard a seemingly abandoned spacecraft. It's pitch black, they are disoriented, and the only sound is a low rumble and creak from the belly of the spacecraft. They can't remember anything - who are they, what is their mission? The only way out of the c
Set in the last tumultuous years of famed Russian author Leo Tolstoy's life, centers on the battle for his soul waged by his wife Sofya Andreyevna and his leading disciple Vladimir Cherkov. Torn between his professed doctrine of poverty and chastity and the reality of his enormous wealth, his thirte
When seven-year-old Laura moves to a new town she finds it hard to make friends until she finds a fallen star. It's the start of a great friendship but Laura learns that love means also having to let go so the star can return to the sky.
Gregoire Canvel has everything: a woman he loves, three delightful daughters, and a job producing films that he adores and to which he devotes all his energy. In 20 years, his company, Moon Films, has produced more than 50 features. The artistic prestige of his catalog make Gregoire Canvel one of th
Chris and little Jenjira are running away from the mafia--Chris got the 9-year-old Vietnamese girl from human traffickers without having to pay for her. Maggie is a withdrawn police inspector with a drinking problem who finally discovers why her husband left her after 16 years. These two meet when C
During the summer of 1984, 17-year-old Malte Ahrens, who goes by the name of "Roddy Dangerblood," lives with his left-wing parents in a farmhouse and is in the middle of his ceramics apprenticeship when he discovers punk rock music.
Interpol Agent Louis Salinger and Manhattan Assistant District Attorney Eleanor Whitman are determined to bring to justice one of the world''s most powerful banks. Uncovering myriad and reprehensible illegal activities, Salinger and Whitman follow the money from Berlin to Milan to New York to Istanbul. Finding themselves in a high-stakes chase across the globe, their relentless tenacity puts their own lives at risk as their targets will stop at nothing--even murder--to continue financing terror and war.
An organ-builder wants to restore the organ in the church of Maria am Wasser and attempts to win back the love of his mother.
Follws the adventures of Princess Lillifee, a pink-garbed, fairy-tale princess who is ruler of the magic kingdom of Pinkovia along with her pet pig, Pupsi.
Documents eight women ranging in age from 18 to 29 who suffer from anorexia.
Fifteen-year-old Alex is upset about the separation of his parents. He has lost all his familiar reference points, but he gradually learns to understand love and reconcile himself to the situation.
A down-and-out painter who has lost everything in life after his daughter drowned in a pool when he wasn't watching her, gets a second chance to go back and do things differently when he discovers a time portal.
Revolves around Vicky, a young Viking boy who, in keeping with his none-too-fearsome name, is a rather weak and timid individual. To counter his timidity, however, Vicky is constantly coming up with cunning and ingenious ideas to help his fellow warriors out of all manner of scrapes.
The story of the fascinating life of famous humanitarian Albert Schweitzer.
The story of a Pope John Anglicus, who ruled the Catholic Church from 855-857, disguising the fact that he was a she. Pope Joan, an educated woman from Athens who was reportedly traveling as a man for safety reasons, became involved in local religion and politics before being made Cardinal and then
The owner of a Greek restaurant in Germany has a relationship with a basketball player.
Leo and Ellen are a successful New York couple. Leo is the creator of a booming website, and has stumbled into a world of money and big decisions. Ellen is a dedicated emergency surgeon who devotes her long shifts to saving lives. Their 8-year old daughter Jackie spends most of her time with her Fil
Farce about the creation of the "monster Hitler."
Follows five men who go searching for love and happiness in the city. None of them are sure what it really means to be a man or what women expect of them. Along the way they all learn that love is a battlefield and, despite the scars, it's worth fighting for the woman you love.
Ten-year-old Hannes, growing up with his young, single mother, wants to join the coolest gang in town, the Vorstadtkrokodile. But the initiation goes awry and his life is saved by Kai, who is desperate to join also. But Kai is wheelchair bound and unable to even run away when things get hot. When K
A parable of friendship and truth set in 1931 that centers on a teenager who has to pay an enormous price for having told a little vain lie.
Follows a hotshot German photographer from Berlin who comes to Palermo because he needs to make a clean break from his past. In the city he meets a young woman and a completely different way of life.
Centers on two knights who want to save a beautiful kidnapped princess named Herzelinde.
During a project week, high school teacher Rainer Wenger comes up with an experiment in order to explain to his students how totalitarian governments work. A role-playing game with tragic results begins. Within a few days, what began as harmless notions, like discipline and community, builds into a
A proud military man, Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg is a loyal officer who loves his country but has been forced to watch with horror as the rise of Hitler has led to the events of World War II. He has continued his military service, all the while hoping someone will find a way to stop Hitler before Europe and Germany are destroyed. Realizing time is running out, Stauffenberg decides he must take action himself, and in 1942, on his own initiative, attempts to persuade senior commanders in the East to confront and overthrow Hitler. Then in 1943, while recovering from injuries suffered in combat, Stauffenberg joins forces with the German Resistance, a long-existing civilian anti-Hitler conspiracy comprised of men hidden inside the highest reaches of power. Armed with a cunning strategy to use Hitler''s own emergency plan to stabilize the government in the event of his demise--Operation Valkyrie--and turn that plan on its head to remove those in power and cripple Hitler''s regime, these men plot to assassinate the dictator and overthrow his Nazi government. With everything in place, and with the future of the world, the fate of millions, and the lives of his wife and children hanging in the balance, Stauffenberg is thrust from being one of many who oppose Hitler to being the one who must kill Hitler himself.
Young Emma comes to her grandmother Dolly's for the summer and learns to her horror that a dastardly neighbor--known by Emma and the local children as "the Alligator"--is planning to send his late uncle's horse Mississippi to the knacker's yard. Emma manages with the help of her grandmother and the
An unfulfilled teacher and a failed actor form a tenuous bond after being set up on a date by a mutual friend.
What do five male losers do when life has dealt them too many lemons? In the case of Frank, Gy, Olli, Giselher and Lasse the answer is to start an escort agency for women.
When the cosmetics shop Hanna works for goes bust, her entrepreneurial spirit kicks in and she desperately rescues boxes full of perfume to sell on the black market. While doing this she meets the charming Gansar, who might be the love of her life if he wasn't already married with children.
Based on a true story, about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps. In 1936, Nazi propaganda urges German Alpinists to conquer the unclimbed north face of the Swiss massif, the Eiger, bringing two reluctant climbers, Toni Kurz and Andi Hinterstoisser, to begin their daring
Germany in the 1970s: Murderous bomb attacks, the threat of terrorism and the fear of the enemy inside are rocking the very foundations of the still fragile German democracy. The radicalized children of the Nazi generation led by Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof and Gudrun Ensslin are fighting a viole
A woman finds out that her husband is leading a double life.
Jerichow, a small town in northeastern Germany, an impoverished region where few jobs are to be had, an area of crisscrossing highways, deep forests, and cliffs that fall sharply into the sea, is the setting for an unfolding drama of three people who find themselves at a fortuitous crossroads. Follo
Depicts the adventures of two brothers, Alexander and Thomas Huber, who have been searching for their own limits from earliest childhood and share a passion for rock climbing which has propelled them into the first league of sports and Alpine climbers. Their ultimate challenge is to speed climb up t
A tragicomedy set in Germany in the 1960s.
When he falls ill on his way home from school, 15 year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age. The two begin an unexpected and passionate affair only for Hanna to suddenly and inexplicably disappear. Eight years later, Michael, now a young law student observing Nazi war trials,
A 15-year-old boy moves to Amrum, an island in the North Sea, to be with his grandmother, but ends up butting heads with a local surfer gang.
Hurtling down the track, careening around, over and through the competition, Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel. Born to race cars, Speed is aggressive, instinctive and, most of all, fearless. His only real competition is the memory of the brother he idolized--the legendary Rex Racer--whose death in a race has left behind a legacy that Speed is driven to fulfill. Speed is loyal to the family racing business, led by his father, Pops Racer, the designer of Speed''s thundering Mach 5. When Speed turns down a lucrative and tempting offer from Royalton Industries, he not only infuriates the company''s maniacal owner but uncovers a terrible secret--some of the biggest races are being fixed by a handful of ruthless moguls who manipulate the top drivers to boost profits. If Speed won''t drive for Royalton, Royalton will see to it that the Mach 5 never crosses another finish line. The only way for Speed to save his family''s business and the sport he loves is to beat Royalton at his own game. With the support of his family and his loyal girlfriend, Trixie, Speed teams with his one-time rival--the mysterious Racer X--to win the race that had taken his brother''s life: the death-defying, cross-country rally known as The Crucible.
Depicts the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra's 2005 Asian tour.
An energetic but elderly smith is visited by Death, but none too excited about heading off into the hereafter, the wily old coot gets Death drunk and challenges him to a card game, ultimately winning 18 more years of life. Tragedy soon befalls Kaspar, however, and he starts having second thoughts ab
Retired widower Ali sees a solution to loneliness when he meets prostitute Yeter. Ali proposes to the fellow Turkish native to live with him in exchange for a monthly stipend. Ali's son Nejat, a university professor, seems disapproving about his boorish father's choice. But the young German man qui
The tempestuous relationship between an older man and a woman half his age.
A television executive, frustrated with producing garbage, decides to start a broadcast revolution by hacking the code for tv set-top ratings boxes. The ratings figures are manipulated so that intelligent tv is hugely successful and trash tv fails miserably, and although this leads to a cultural rev
About the art of cooking. Zen priest of cookery, Edward Brown, demonstrates that food means much more than just nutrition and that cooking is a feast of the senses, as well as an act of love and generosity.
This time around each of the girls of the Wild Chicks gang have their own way of experiencing and suffering from their first love. Moreover, there is a love triangle between Sprotte's mother, her father, and a new suitor. But the Wild Chicks come through together in spite of all their emotional turm
White prison guard James Gregory's life is profoundly altered when he meets the prisoner Nelson Mandela, whom he ends up guarding for more than twenty years.
Centers around an 11-year-old boy who takes everything he sees at face value. When he learns from his elder brother that his mother died after giving birth to him, he has this on his conscience and decides that he must make amends to stop himself from entering purgatory. At the same time, he gets in
Christmas turns to disaster for a married couple who come up with the bizarre idea of celebrating Christmas with all of their ex-partners.
After the victory over the Beastly Beasts, the Wild Soccer Bunch was in top form and won all of their following matches. But they need one more victory to get the "Pott", the freestyle soccer trophy. And to get it, they have to beat Ragnarok Wolves. But the Wolves are no ordinary opponents. They hav
Middle-aged Maggie must find a way to get enough money for her grandson's lifesaving medical treatment. With all financial resources exhausted, Maggie tries her best to lift the dwindling hopes of her only son Tom and his wife Sarah. When a "Hostess Wanted" sign catches her eye, Maggie naively stumb
Despite advancing age, rural businessman Franz has remained fit and energetic, but serious mental illness and financial problems mean that this hitherto ordinary man one day finds himself on a journey to Nairobi to get his money back, and perhaps his human dignity as well.
Narrowly escaping her volatile ex-husband, Yella flees her small hometown in former East Germany for a new life in the West. She finds a promising job with Philipp, a handsome business executive with whom an unlikely romance soon blossoms. But just as Yella seems poised to realize her dreams, she f
When Jan wants to sleep with Melanie, student Katrin scratches his car's paint. Instead of arguing, he falls in love with her and they finally marry. Meanwhile, his boring roommate Rudiger is romantically linked to Melanie. However, both couples soon have to fight problems in their relationships.
East Berlin, November 1984. Five years before its downfall, the former East-German government ensured its claim to power with a ruthless system of control and surveillance. Party-loyalist Captain Gerd Wiesler hopes to boost his career when given the job of collecting evidence against the playwright
Story of an 18th century Parisian who's drivien by an obsession to be a serial killer.
After getting the bad news that he is about to die of cancer, Max wants to escape to the most beautiful place in the world--Mexico. When he accidentally lands at Emma's pig farm, he realizes that true happiness waits just around the corner.
Schubert, Mozart, Chopin and a bunch of killers. That's life for 80-year-old piano teacher Traude Krueger. The old lady has been teaching music at the women's prison for ages. But she has never met an inmate like Jenny: a killer who beats everything around her to a pulp just to amuse herself. Howeve
A young engineer gets caught up in a life threatening game of deception after a one-night-stand.
"I steal what takes my fancy, that's why folks all know me," boasts Hotzenplotz--in his opinion, he is the most important robber for miles around. And if he hadn't chosen to steal Grandmother's treasured coffee grinder of all things, then well, then Kasperl and Seppel would not have set out in a dan
The Seven Dwarves face their biggest challenge yet: Snow White asks them to help her prevent Rumpelstiltsken from coming to get her child. On their way they face many adventures and there are many surprises in store for them. The dwarves even visit a country they have never been to before, but which
The Wild Chicks are a girls' gang--a rather nice gang of five 12-year-old-girls--who can't stand the Pygmies, a boys' gang. Sprotte is the leader of the Wild Chicks, and Fred is the leader of the Pygmies. They have their regular quarrels until one day, Sprotte's grandma decides to butcher her hens,
Fred wants to get married to Mara, who is a single parent. The hitch is that Mara's son Linus hates Fred and is bent on getting rid of this unwanted male competition. There is only one way to win Linus' favor: to get him an original basketball personally signed by ALBA-Berlin superstar Mercurio Muel
A group of teenagers struggle to find their way in a world that offers them few choices. In 24 hours, Mike will leave for the army, following in his father's footsteps. His last day around family and friends turns into a war of emotions. His girlfriend Valerie, angry at him for leaving, rejects him.
Henrik thinks France is really uncool, in particular his finicky French teacher Monsieur Nouvelleville, who is always hassling him. But when Henrik meets Valerie, it's love at first sight. He is so in love with her that he can hardly speak when she is around. And as if that weren't enough, it comes
A group of fishermen, struggling to make money, take up the more profitable trade of people smuggling.
Parisian judge Jeanne Charmant Killman has recently sanctioned the arrest of CEO Michel Humeau in a high-profile case of corruption and embezzlement at a giant state-supported company. As her investigation and interrogations proceed, Killman uncovers an immense scandal reaching into the highest leve
A sad paramedic meets the literal woman of his dreams.
When war breaks out in the lull of summer 1914, it surprises and pulls millions of men in its wake. Christmas arrives, with its snow and multitude of family and army presents. But the surprise won't come from inside the generous parcels which lie in the French, Scottish, and German trenches. That ni
Tobi and Achim have been best friends for years. As cox and oarsman, they have helped their team win several rowing cups in the past and are now looking forward to the big regatta in the countryside. But this trip is no summer camp and the first problems soon arise. As Achim's relationship with his
Ecki is a young man who works in a bakery in Dortmund and plays soccer on his local team. Already under pressure for playing badly, his homophobic team members find out that he is gay and throw him off the team. With the help of his sister and a cranky former soccer star, he tries to form an all-gay
The most famous bachelors in history, the Seven Dwarves, live deep within a female-free-zone of the Enchanted Forest, but they cannot resist the innocent charms of Snow White. So when the evil queen abducts her, it is up to the dwarves to save her life.
The comedic experiences of draftees in the East German military.
In the dead of a November night in 1942, a group of young women are escorted by SS officers through the woods to Wolf's Lair, Hitler's headquarters in Eastern Prussia. They are candidates for the post of personal secretary to the Fuehrer. Among them is 22-year-old Traudl Junge, a fresh-faced girl fr
Having suffered a traumatic birth, Paolo is disabled both physically and psychologically and must travel to a special hospital in Berlin for rehabilitation. Gianni, who accompanies the boy to Berlin in hopes of getting to know his estranged son, meets Nicole, a strong woman dedicating herself entir
Sophie, a young photographer, exchanges her apartment with a student from Marseille. It is February and Marseille seems harsh and closed in the bright sun. Sophie drifts through the city, she is alone, she takes photographs. In an autorepair garage, she asks a young mechanic, Pierre, if he can get h
Two survivors of a terrible car accident end up being failures in life, working as bouncers and bartenders in a strip club. Things are complicated when one's daughter is impregnated by the son of the other.
16th century monk Martin Luther, disillusioned by the corruption and greed rampant in the Catholic church, takes a stand and starts a revolution that culminates in the Protestant Reformation.
Philippa, a British teacher living in Turin, Italy, has seen many friends, including her husband, fall victim to drug overdoses. She has repeatedly contacted the police with information about Turin's biggest drug dealer, however, as they are complicit in his dealings, the authorities have completely
The film is the story of a movie theater that has become a time machine. The film takes its name from a small neighborhood cinema in Vienna that shows old classic (and not so classic) films from the Ufa era to a motley assortment of senior citizens who can remember the days when the German film stud
Based on the life of Wilhelm Furtwangler, the controversial conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic whose tenure coincided with the controversial Nazi era. One of the most spectacular and renowned conductors of the 1930s, Furtwangler's reputation rivaled that of Toscanini's. After the war, he was inves
Love, sex and everyday vanities are seen through the eyes of a young woman tormented by a new-found love, and through a lens that makes unexpected twists and turns. Cora's visit to her gynecologist ends in confused stammering to the substitute physician, an attractive young man who she imagines to b
Cab driver Frank Faust manages to finally scare his girlfriend Jennifer away at the tenth year Highschool reunion. Unfortunately, he never intended to do so. A year later, Frank still has not overcome the problem and tries to commit suicide. At the last Moment, the Devil himself appears and offers h
When 11-year-old Emil travels to Berlin his money is stolen. While following the thief, Emil runs into Pony, the head of a gang who offers to help. One of the gang members takes his place at the local pastor's house, where he is meant to be staying. When Pony falls into the hands of the thief, a dar
A drama based on a real experiment carried out in Palo Alto, California where a group of scientists gathered 20 people and had them carry out a psychological experiment for a cash reward. As part of the research project, the recruits were divided up into prisoners and guards. In a controlled peniten
The true story of a duel during World War II between celebrated Russian sniper, Vassili Zaitsev, and the Nazi''s best sharpshooter, Major Konig, set against the epic battle of Stalingrad. Unassuming and self-contained, Vassili is just an ordinary man who performs his duty with extraordinary skill. With Stalingrad ready to fall into German hands and the Soviet Union on the verge of collapse, there could be no better time for a hero to emerge. Realizing Vassili''s potential, Soviet political officer, Danilov, creates the soldier into a national hero. However, when Danilov and Vassili fall in love with Tania, a courageous female soldier, Danilov grows to hate the man he created. Meanwhile, Vassili gains another enemy when he becomes the target of Germany''s best sharpshooter, Major Konig, who has been ordered to find and kill Vassili. With exquisite patience and skill, each man stalks the other, fighting his war in solitude while countless men die around them in the rubble of Stalingrad.
Three children accidentally transformed into fish have only 48 hours to find the antidote that will change them back.
It is not easy being a 9-year-old in a new country. Tony has just moved with his parents Dottie and Bob Thompson, from a big bustling city in America to a small village in a remote corner of Scotland. Soon he becomes fascinated with vampire mythology and one night is visited by a 9-year-old vampire
They meet for the first time, after a horrible accident, underneath a truck: the sad and angry Bodo, a small time criminal who is always running, from himself as well as the law; and Sissi, a shy, quiet nurse who works in a psychiatric clinic. Bodo saves Sissi's life, which is literally hanging by a
Pierre, a successful young novelist, leaves his affluent family and his fiancee in order to save his illegitimate half-sister, when he discovers that she was abandoned by his parents on the day that he was born. The two travel with some friends of hers to Paris, where Pierre decides to become a real
The year is 50 B.C., and Roman troops have conquered a path through Gaul to reach the English Channel. However, a tiny fortified village in Gaul continues to resist the Roman occupation with the help of a magic potion which turns the odd-ball burghers into unbeatable warriors. When the Romans captur
"Tuvalu" is the name of an island which Anton dreams of escaping to -- a dream which seems unlikely to come true, given that he works as the maintenance man at the dilapidated and largely deserted pool owned by his father. Located in the middle of nowhere, the pool has been going out of business for
A myriad of characters' lives intersect in small ways as they pass through the countryside of Spain. Klaus is still hung up on Franziska, who dumped him the year before. She is back in Munich, planning to marry her fiance Holger. Before the wedding, she crashes her car into Elke's: Elke tells her he
When nine-year-old Pippi Longstocking's father is washed overboard during a storm at sea, she moves into his house, the Villa Villekulla, with her horse, named Horse, her monkey Mr Nilsson, and a large stash of gold coins. Pippi's outspoken personality brings her into inevitable conflict with the lo
Disastrous consequences ensue when a nerve doctor creates a machine that can switch minds from one body to another.
A series of mini-dramas that take place in LA includes the story of a young girl who gets involved with a man who carries a gun in his glove compartment because he is afraid of highway violence. She leaves him just before he becomes the victim of a drive-by shooting. Another story concerns a famous
An attractive, intelligent woman who's about to turn thirty, Fanny Fink lives alone in a graffiti covered housing project and has a job frisking female passengers at the airport. She's been single for the past four years, and her isolation and loneliness have made her cynical about love and relation
An action-drama about the tensions among the members of a "highly trained, but underpaid" special police task force, whose job is complicated by their being kept in the dark about the true nature of their dangerous work.
A young man's obsessive quest to discover his exceedingly strange childhood roots.
Arthur and Zeno are neighbors and friends and, when it comes to the opposite sex, both are looking for more than a "quick fumble in the dark." However problems arise when these two friends realize that they want the same woman who, to their dismay, has the most frustrating of traits: she can't make
A German blues pianist makes extra money by driving stolen cars to Italy. When he mistakenly takes the wrong car and picks up a hitchiker, he winds up with gangsters on his tail.
A wounded veteran of World War I rises to power in post-war Germany through betrayal and murder.
A look at Armenian culture and the life of monk and musician Komitas (1869-1935).
Drama about the plight of Asian immigrants in Hamburg, West Germany.
A German woman, abandoned by her husband while traveling in the Nevada desert, forms an unlikely alliance with a black American woman.
Isabelle is a movie star in German cinema, and after she wraps a successful film in Berlin, she leaves to spend some time with her little daughter Emilie and her parents in Normandy, France. Isabelle's mother Paula was born in Germany and married her French husband after a romance that began in the
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Further adventures of the Cheeky Girls as they fall in and out of love.
A young German named Jan travels to Italy in order to marry his German-Italian bride Sara. However, Jan's first encounter with her family turns into a nightmare when Sara's father, Antonio, demands that the wedding take place in southern Italy--and he won't take no for an answer. As everyone travels
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Children's comic characters Asterix and Obelix venture to America to rescue a magical Druid.
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