The Lives Of Others 2007
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, Thriller, International|
|Director||Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck|
|Starring||Martina Gedeck, Klaus M?nster|
|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)|
In any case, this is one of those movies that just seems to get everything right.
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.
The film story builds tensions at a perfect pace, increasing with every passing scene.
Cold War drama about spying on civilians behind the Iron Curtain, specifically East Germany, and the effects it has on the spies and the spied-on civilians. Read morePublished 1 day ago by tekenaar
A must see and own movie for a person who really appreciates and enjoys a well made production.... Foreign or domestic! Read morePublished 7 days ago by john e roe
One of the most amazing films ever made! This screenplay should be taught in film school.Published 14 days ago by Cubamerican
A zealous but sensitive Stasi agent begins in spite of himself to sympathize with his target. Will he, in the end, protect or betray him? Read morePublished 15 days ago by amba
It turned out to be Blu=ray, which I couldn't use. I'll have to re-order it again and get the regular DVD. This movie was highly recommended to me.Published 17 days ago by Ruthie
Outstanding German film about a Stasi spy, who starts to act like a human being instead of being a mere functionary of the all-powerful state!Published 1 month ago by David Hume