|Europa Europa 1990 R, 112 min.|
Genre: Foreign / Drama
Director: Agnieszka Holland
Cast: Marco Hofschneider, Julie Delpy, Rene Hofschneider, Andre Wilms, Solomon Perel, Ashley Wanninger, Piotr Kozlowski, Klaus Abramowsky, Michele Gleizer, Marta Sandrowicz, Halina Labonarska, Nathalie Schmidt, Delphine Forest
Based on a true story of Solomon "Solly" Perel (played by Marco Hofschneider), this excellent film follows the Jewish teen in Nazi Germany after his separation from his family in the early stages of World War II. He poses as a German and gets a job with the Nazis as a translator. This film shows both the horror and the lighthearted times of the Jewish people during this violent era. 1 User Review
|Survival!||Anonymous 02/18/2007 |
| Superb for young teens and beyond -- survival by adaption to both the Communist Youth and Hitler Youth organizations.|
|Immortal Beloved 1994 R, 123 min.|
Genre: Drama / Musical / Romance
Director: Bernard Rose
Cast: Gary Oldman, Jeroen Krabbe, Isabella Rossellini, Johanna ter Steege, Miriam Margolyes, Barry Humphries, Valeria Golino, Marco Hofschneider, Gerard Horan, Christopher Fulford, Alexandra Pigg, Luigi Diberti, Michael Culkin, Donal Gibson, Matthew North
This is a love story about musical genius Ludwig von Beethoven (Gary Oldman) who, when he died in 1827, left behind papers hinting at the identity of a great love of his life. His secretary Anton Felix Schindler (Jeroen Krabbe) tries to uncover the identity of the mystery woman, and his investigation reveals Beethoven's relationships with countesses–one of whom may have played a special role in his life.
|The Island of Dr. Moreau 1996 PG-13, 95 min.|
Genre: Horror / Drama / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Director: John Frankenheimer
Cast: Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, Fairuza Balk, Ron Perlman, Marco Hofschneider, Temuera Morrison, Peter Elliott, William Hootkins, Daniel Rigney, Mark Dacascos, Nelson de la Rosa, Neil Young, Miguel Lopez, David Hudson
Based on H.G. Wells' story, this is the tale of Edward Douglas' (David Thewlis) rescue at sea that brings him to Doctor Moreau's (Marlon Brando) island where the evil doctor and his assistant, Montgomery (Val Kilmer), perform grotesque genetic experiments involving the crossbreeding of animals with humans.
|Luther 2003 PG-13, 112 min.|
Director: Eric Till
Cast: Joseph Fiennes, Alfred Molina, Jonathan Firth, Claire Cox, Peter Ustinov, Bruno Ganz, Uwe Ochsenknecht, Mathieu Carriere, Marco Hofschneider, Torben Liebrecht, Herb Andress, Jeff Caster
Joseph Fiennes stars in the role of the Augustinian monk Martin Luther who, in the early 1500s, challenged the Roman Catholic Church and ushered in the Reformation.
|Modern Vampires 1999 R, 95 min.|
Genre: Horror / Comedy / Romance
Director: Richard Elfman
Cast: Casper Van Dien, Natasha Gregson Wagner, Rod Steiger, Robert Pastorelli, Natasha Lyonne, Udo Kier, Kim Cattrall, Gabriel Casseus, Richard Elfman, John Fleck, Craig Ferguson, Natalya Andreychenko, Boris Lee Krutonog, Marco Hofschneider, Stephen Porter
Count Dracula (Robert Pastorelli) runs a hideous club in L.A., but his business is interrupted when young Dallas (Casper Van Dien) enters the scene and joins forces with the slasher, Nico (Natasha Gregson Wagner). Adding to the turmoil is Dr. Frederick Van Helsing's (Rod Steiger) arrival; as a notorious vampire hunter, he has his own plans for the Count's future.
|1. Europa Europa (1990)|
2. Immortal Beloved (1994)
3. The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
4. Luther (2003)
5. Modern Vampires (1999)
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