Search results for "Alexandra Maria Lara"

Rush (2013) RT 89% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2014

A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Daniel Brühl  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Olivia Wilde  •  Alexandra Maria Lara

Imagine (2012) RT Audience 79%

A blind teacher breaks the rules to help a female student rediscover the pleasures of life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrzej Jakimowski
CAST:  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Edward Hogg  •  David Atrakchi  •  Teresa Madruga

Lullaby Ride (2012)

Life could be wonderful for Livia and Marco: good-looking, young, and Tim's parents. Tim is nine months old. His screaming every night drives his parents around the bend, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christoph Schaub
CAST:  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Sebastian Blomberg  •  Georg Friedrich  •  Carol Schuler

Woman in Love (2011)

An actor's career takes a "Tootsie"-like turn when he lets himself be cast as a woman in a movie.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Detlev Buck
CAST:  Matthias Schweighöfer  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Detlev Buck  •  Maximilian Brückner

Quartier lointain (2010) RT Audience 63%

A grown man wakes up to discover he is a teenager again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sam Garbarski
CAST:  Pascal Greggory  •  Léo Legrand  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Jonathan Zaccaï

Farewell (2009)

Engaging, emotional and riveting, FAREWELL is an intricate and highly intelligent thriller pulled from the pages of history— about an ordinary man thrust into the biggest ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christian Carion
CAST:  Guillaume Canet  •  Emir Kusturica  •  Niels Arestrup  •  Willem Dafoe

The Reader (2008)

The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Daldry
CAST:  Kate Winslet  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Hannah Herzsprung  •  Alexandra Maria Lara

The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)

Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody "Deutschen Herbst" in 1977. The movie approaches the events based on Stefan ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • History • Thriller
CAST:  Martina Gedeck  •  Moritz Bleibtreu  •  Johanna Wokalek  •  Niels-Bruno Schmidt

Youth Without Youth (2007) RT 30% / Audience 44%

DVD release: May 2008

A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Tim Roth  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Bruno Ganz  •  André Hennicke

Control (2007) RT 87% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Control is the biography of Joy Division lead singer Ian Curtis, taking his story from schoolboy days of 1973 to his suicide on the eve of the band's first American tour in 1980.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anton Corbijn
CAST:  Sam Riley  •  Samantha Morton  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Joe Anderson

The Company (2007) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Real-life figures from the Cold War era mix with a fictional story based on a group of CIA operatives and their counterparts in the KGB, MI6, and the Mossad.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mikael Salomon
CAST:  Chris O'Donnell  •  Alfred Molina  •  Michael Keaton  •  Rory Cochrane

Where Is Fred? (2006)

In order to catch a basketball from the favorite team of his girlfriend's spoiled son, Fred poses as a numb, wheelchair-bound fan. But when he catches the ball, he also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Til Schweiger  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Jürgen Vogel  •  Anja Kling

Offset (2006) RT Audience 30%

The plot focuses on the lives of the soon to be married Stefan, a German working in Romania for a wealthy and eccentric printing company owner, Nicu Iorga and his soon-to-be ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Didi Danquart
CAST:  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Felix Klare  •  Răzvan Vasilescu  •  Katharina Thalbach

The Fisherman and His Wife (2005)

A shared love of fish leads to a variety of romantic predicaments in this offbeat comedy from writer and director Doris Dörrie. Otto (Christian Ulmen) and Leo (Simon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Doris Dörrie
CAST:  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Christian Ulmen  •  Simon Verhoeven  •  Young-Shin Kim

Vom Suchen und Finden der Liebe (2005)

Director helmut Dietls and Patric Susskinds illustrate a legendary story of two lovers who cant keep themselves away from death.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Helmut Dietl
CAST:  Moritz Bleibtreu  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Uwe Ochsenknecht  •  Anke Engelke

Downfall (2004) RT Audience 100%

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Oliver Hirschbiegel
CAST:  Bruno Ganz  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Corinna Harfouch  •  Ulrich Matthes

Was nicht passt, wird passend gemacht (2002)

Crew leader Horst (Willi Thomczyk), with his two underlings Kalle (Ralf Richter) and Kummel (Hilmi Sözer), is ordered by their boss, Werner Wiesenkamp (Dietmar Baer), to work ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Thorwarth
CAST:  Dietmar Bär  •  Ralf Richter  •  Hilmi Sözer  •  Willi Thomczyk

Naked (2002) RT 88% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Nackt is the story of three couples, one of which just broke up, one that seems to be about to and one perfectly okay. They are all friends and from time to time they gather ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Doris Dörrie
CAST:  Heike Makatsch  •  Benno Fürmann  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Jürgen Vogel

The Tunnel (2001) RT Audience 33%

In this acclaimed drama inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior (Heino Ferch) defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Suso Richter
CAST:  Heino Ferch  •  Nicolette Krebitz  •  Sebastian Koch  •  Alexandra Maria Lara

Leo & Claire (2002)

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DIRECTION:  Joseph Vilsmaier
CAST:  Michael Degen  •  Suzanne von Borsody  •  Alexandra Maria Lara  •  Jasmin Schwiers