German Movies

Look Who’s Back (German Blockbuster)

April 21, 2016

Photo credit: Based on author Timur Vermes’s bestselling novel Er ist wieder da, translated by Jamie Bulloch, Look Who’s Back is a mockumentary based on German dictator Adolf Hitler. With a catchy and comic storyline, this film has been a great box office success in Germany. The plot of the film imagines Hitler returning to […]

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The Robber (German: Der Rauber)

July 3, 2013

This 2010/11-released German drama Der Rauber (The Robber) directed by Benjamin Heisenberg tells the story of a bank robber, who happens to be a successful marathon runner. The main character Johann Rettenberger is based on the Austrian serial bank robber and long distance runner Johann Kastenberger.  With no background information on the protagonist, The Robber starts […]

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Hotel Desire German Film

Hotel Desire (18+) – an erotica fantasy

June 3, 2013

Before talking more about the film, I would make it very clear that this movie is not for kids as it features explicit lovemaking scenes. It’s a German movie and I watched it with English subtitle for obvious reasons. 🙂 Well, just to put this movie in one sentence – the movie is about passion, […]

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