Diane Kruger

Diane Kruger (born 15 July 1976) is a German actress and former fashion model. She is known for roles such as Helen in Troy, Dr. Abigail Chase in National Treasure and its sequel, and Bridget von Hammersmark in Inglourious Basterds.

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Joyeux Noel (2005)

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France, 1914, during World War I. On Christmas Eve, an extraordinary event takes place in the bloody no man's land that the French and the Scots dispute with the Germans…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Carion
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Natalie Dessay  •  Benno Fürmann  •  Guillaume Canet

France, 1914, during World War I. On Christmas Eve, an extraordinary event takes place in the bloody no man's land that the French and the Scots dispute with the Germans…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Carion
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Natalie Dessay  •  Benno Fürmann  •  Guillaume Canet

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

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In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. Aldo Raine soon cross paths ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Diane Kruger

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. Aldo Raine soon cross paths ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Diane Kruger

Copying Beethoven (2006)

A fictionalised exploration of Beethoven's life in his final days working on his Ninth Symphony. It is 1824. Beethoven is racing to finish his new symphony. However, it has been years since his last success and he is plagued by deafness, loneliness and personal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Holland
CAST:  Ed Harris  •  Diane Kruger  •  Matthew Goode  •  Phyllida Law

A fictionalised exploration of Beethoven's life in his final days working on his Ninth Symphony. It is 1824. Beethoven is racing to finish his new symphony. However, it has been years since his last success and he is plagued by deafness, loneliness and personal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Holland
CAST:  Ed Harris  •  Diane Kruger  •  Matthew Goode  •  Phyllida Law

National Treasure (2004)

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Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Diane Kruger  •  Sean Bean  •  Harvey Keitel

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Diane Kruger  •  Sean Bean  •  Harvey Keitel

National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)

Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Jon Voight  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ed Harris

Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Jon Voight  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ed Harris

The Tiger Brigades (2006)

The film, set in 1912, is about the exploits of France's first motorized police brigade.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jérôme Cornuau
CAST:  Clovis Cornillac  •  Diane Kruger  •  Edouard Baer  •  Olivier Gourmet

The film, set in 1912, is about the exploits of France's first motorized police brigade.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jérôme Cornuau
CAST:  Clovis Cornillac  •  Diane Kruger  •  Edouard Baer  •  Olivier Gourmet

Troy (2004)

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In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was taken by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Orlando Bloom  •  Eric Bana  •  Brian Cox

In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was taken by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Orlando Bloom  •  Eric Bana  •  Brian Cox

Wicker Park (2004)

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Matthew, a young advertising executive in Chicago, puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who left him without a word two years earlier, walking out of a restaurant one day.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul McGuigan
CAST:  Josh Hartnett  •  Rose Byrne  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Diane Kruger

Matthew, a young advertising executive in Chicago, puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who left him without a word two years earlier, walking out of a restaurant one day.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul McGuigan
CAST:  Josh Hartnett  •  Rose Byrne  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Diane Kruger

Whatever You Say (2002)

Bastien, an ambitious young production assistant, catches the attention of Jean-Louis, a producer of high regard, and is granted a shot at his own television show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guillaume Canet
CAST:  Guillaume Canet  •  François Berléand  •  Diane Kruger  •  Philippe Lefebvre

Bastien, an ambitious young production assistant, catches the attention of Jean-Louis, a producer of high regard, and is granted a shot at his own television show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guillaume Canet
CAST:  Guillaume Canet  •  François Berléand  •  Diane Kruger  •  Philippe Lefebvre

Unknown (2011)

A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Collet-Serra
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Diane Kruger  •  January Jones  •  Aidan Quinn

A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Collet-Serra
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Diane Kruger  •  January Jones  •  Aidan Quinn

Lily Sometimes (2010)

After the death of her mother, a woman returns home to care for her sister.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fabienne Berthaud
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Ludivine Sagnier  •  Denis Ménochet  •  Brigitte Catillon

After the death of her mother, a woman returns home to care for her sister.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fabienne Berthaud
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Ludivine Sagnier  •  Denis Ménochet  •  Brigitte Catillon

Seduced and Abandoned (2013)

SEDUCED AND ABANDONED combines acting legend Alec Baldwin with director James Toback as they lead us on a troublesome and often hilarious journey of raising financing for their next feature film. Moving from director to financier to star actor, the two players ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Toback
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  Bernardo Bertolucci  •  James Caan

SEDUCED AND ABANDONED combines acting legend Alec Baldwin with director James Toback as they lead us on a troublesome and often hilarious journey of raising financing for their next feature film. Moving from director to financier to star actor, the two players ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Toback
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  Bernardo Bertolucci  •  James Caan

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (2014)

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the Galapagos Islands, which interweaves an unsolved 1930s murder mystery with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dayna Goldfine  •  Daniel Geller
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Sebastian Koch  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Diane Kruger

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the Galapagos Islands, which interweaves an unsolved 1930s murder mystery with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dayna Goldfine  •  Daniel Geller
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Sebastian Koch  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Diane Kruger

Me, Myself and Mum (2013)

How to become a man when your mother and your closed circle have decided otherwise? This is the challenge Guillaume took up. The film recounts Guillaume's tragicomic battle from the young age of eight, as he adopts the role of a girl then of a homosexual... until, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guillaume Gallienne
CAST:  Guillaume Gallienne  •  Françoise Fabian  •  André Marcon  •  Diane Kruger

How to become a man when your mother and your closed circle have decided otherwise? This is the challenge Guillaume took up. The film recounts Guillaume's tragicomic battle from the young age of eight, as he adopts the role of a girl then of a homosexual... until, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guillaume Gallienne
CAST:  Guillaume Gallienne  •  Françoise Fabian  •  André Marcon  •  Diane Kruger

The Better Angels (2014)

At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation’s greatest heroes: Abraham Lincoln. Abe is a thoughtful and quiet boy who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  A.J. Edwards
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Jason Clarke  •  Brit Marling  •  Wes Bentley

At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation’s greatest heroes: Abraham Lincoln. Abe is a thoughtful and quiet boy who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  A.J. Edwards
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Jason Clarke  •  Brit Marling  •  Wes Bentley

The Host (2013)

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A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free humans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew Niccol
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Diane Kruger  •  Jake Abel  •  William Hurt

A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free humans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew Niccol
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Diane Kruger  •  Jake Abel  •  William Hurt

Fly Me to the Moon (2012)

Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pascal Chaumeil
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Dany Boon  •  Alice Pol  •  Robert Plagnol

Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pascal Chaumeil
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Dany Boon  •  Alice Pol  •  Robert Plagnol

Special Forces (2011)

Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stéphane Rybojad
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Djimon Hounsou  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Denis Ménochet

Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stéphane Rybojad
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Djimon Hounsou  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Denis Ménochet

Farewell, My Queen (2012)

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benoît Jacquot
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Virginie Ledoyen  •  Xavier Beauvois

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benoît Jacquot
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Virginie Ledoyen  •  Xavier Beauvois

Inhale (2010)

A couple goes to dangerous lengths to find a lung donor for their daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Rosanna Arquette  •  Diane Kruger  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Sam Shepard

A couple goes to dangerous lengths to find a lung donor for their daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Rosanna Arquette  •  Diane Kruger  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Sam Shepard
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