The Lives Of Others 2007
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, Thriller, International|
|Director||Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck|
|Starring||Martina Gedeck, Ulrich Mühe|
|Supporting actors||Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Tukur, Thomas Thieme, Hans-Uwe Bauer, Volkmar Kleinert, Matthias Brenner, Charly Hübner, Herbert Knaup, Bastian Trost, Marie Gruber, Volker Michalowski, Werner Daehn, Martin Brambach, Hubertus Hartmann, Thomas Arnold, Hinnerk Schönemann, Paul Faßnacht, Ludwig Blochberger|
|Studio||Sony Pictures Classics|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Simply put, if you want a glimpse of what it's like living in a Socialist state, watch this movie and you will get a good idea.
The story of "The Lives of Others" takes place in 1984 in East Berlin, when both Germanys were still separated by the wall as well as politics.
His face is so expressive that its very stillness is powerful (and never more so than in the film's final and very satisfying moment).
This is one of the best films I've ever seen. Extraordinary acting, writing and direction. You will not regret purchasing this movie, you'll want to have this in your video... Read morePublished 6 days ago by Nicole J.
Profound movie that is instructive of where East Germany was in stark relief to the world of today and the NSAs intrusive spying upon our own citizens. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Ryan of Indiana
Even viewing this movie with subtitles, it is unforgettable. Shocking and powerful. It captures the dangers of the police statePublished 14 days ago by Paul
I watched this on "instant play" and I have to say every USA citizen and every politician needs to watch this!Published 14 days ago by Loving Him
Gripping story, but probably someone that high in the Stasi rankings would not have been spending hours with head phones on. Read morePublished 18 days ago by Lorraine Comanor
This could possibly be the best thing to come out of the Cold War. Even more than the ubiquity of Coca-Cola. But then, it's not as good as Dr. Strangelove, so it's a close second.Published 20 days ago by Raizel
One of the greatest movies I've ever seen. The acting is great, the director gave us a glimpse of what life would be in Germany in the 80's, 70's or since the Soviet Union got half... Read morePublished 1 month ago by E. Davis