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|
|Rental rights||48 hour viewing period. 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).
amazing movie. i love seeing how the spy changes emotionallyPublished 1 day ago by Gabrielle Zimmer
I lived in Berlin during the Cold War, fortunately on the western side of the Wall. Nevertheless numerous trips to the DDR were chilling enough to appreciate "Das Lebens des... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Justin Scott
Very thought provoking, well-made movie. The order was filled right away.Published 8 days ago by Gisela
What a deeply moving story; at times, shocking, but overall an affirmation of the good in people, despite the overbearing propaganda that threatens to strangle them in the society... Read morePublished 17 days ago by Annette Angela
I love this movie. You have to read the dialogue since it is a foreign film. It makes you think but also teaches you about what can happen when a government controls society.Published 26 days ago by Patricia K.
The ending is melodramatic and predictable. Otherwise a pretty good movie.Published 1 month ago by M. H. Chan
The Lives of Others has its time setting in 1984.Capt. Gerd Wiesler is an agent of the Stasi,the East German Secret Police. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Desertman84
Couldn't resist buying this after reading all the reviews. An update to follow after I get to watch the moviePublished 1 month ago by I'm not an internet shopaholic -