Barbara 2012 PG-13
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|Starring||Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld|
|Supporting actors||Rainer Bock, Christina Hecke, Claudia Geisler-Bading, Peter Weiss, Carolin Haupt, Deniz Petzold, Rosa Enskat, Jasna Fritzi Bauer, Peer-Uwe Teska, Elisabeth Lehmann, Mark Waschke, Peter Benedict, Thomas Neumann, Anette Daugardt, Thomas Bading, Susanne Bormann, Jannik Schümann, Alicia von Rittberg|
|MPAA rating||PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Very well directed with good acting.
Its naturalism is unforced, unaffected, unlike films that convey realism with a nausea-inducing hand-held camera or tediously long shots of nothing much.
Subtle and deliberate, and the strength of what it takes to overcome such oppressive odds as well as the times lived within.
"Barbara" is a different kind of movie from any I have seen. The closest to it was "Smiley's People," where in some scenes Alec Guinness seems to invite the viewer... Read morePublished 29 days ago by Ancient Bookworm
This is an extraordinary film. Acting, direction, and script are all excellent.Published 1 month ago by Phillip Kidd
A peek into East Germany. The story of a doctor who is sent to a small village, "banned" since she was discovered to attempt to flee to West Germany. Read morePublished 3 months ago by P. Tey
Excellent portrayal of GDR angst. Found acting superb of Nina Hoss and rest of the cast.Published 4 months ago by Elke
Enjoyed! CHIC coolest 1978 Soul Group on the planet music at the end nice surprise too! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qo0LYX6COv0Published 8 months ago by Lisa J. Murray
This film successfully shows the every day oppressiveness of living on the wrong side of the wall, and the courage it takes to do even the smallest thing that goes against the... Read morePublished 9 months ago by lewis sinclair