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Director (feature film)

Conversation With a Beast (1996) as Director
Set in confined setting, a darkly comic fictionalized interview conducted by a U.S. historian who stumbles on amazing evidence that Adolf Hitler is alive, well (although confined to a wheelchair), 103 years old and living, under an alias in a Berlin apartment with his incredibly young-looking wife H

Cast (feature film)

Knight of Cups (2016)
A man experiences an existential crisis after finding fame and fortune in Hollywood.
Leningrad (2009)
During World War II, there was the 900-day siege of Leningrad, a protracted Nazi operation that took the lives of millions of soldiers and civilians. Against this violent backdrop, we follow a British journalist who has been separated from her American lover and who is the target of a KGB investigat
Angels & Demons (2009)
What terrifying discovery would make the Vatican turn to Robert Langdon, the man who cracked history''s most controversial code? When Langdon discovers evidence of the resurgence of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati - the most powerful underground organization in history - he also faces a deadly threat to the existence of the secret organization''s most despised enemy: the Catholic Church. Upon learning that the clock is ticking on an unstoppable Illuminati time bomb, Langdon travels to Rome, where he joins forces with Vittoria Vetra, a beautiful and enigmatic Italian scientist. Embarking on a nonstop, action-packed hunt through sealed crypts, dangerous catacombs, deserted cathedrals, and even to the heart of the most secretive vault on earth, Langdon and Vetra will follow the 400-year-old Path of Illumination that marks the Vatican''s only hope for survival.
Buddenbrooks: The Decline of a Family (2009)
Mid-19th-century, Baltic Sea port city of Lubeck, Germany. Follows the fourth generation of the Buddenbrook mercantile family as Tony and Thomas reach the age of marriage. Fatefully impeded every step of the way, the Buddenbrooks struggle as economic hardship and personal defeats weigh down family r
International, The (2009)
Interpol Agent Louis Salinger and Manhattan Assistant District Attorney Eleanor Whitman are determined to bring to justice one of the world''s most powerful banks. Uncovering myriad and reprehensible illegal activities, Salinger and Whitman follow the money from Berlin to Milan to New York to Istanbul. Finding themselves in a high-stakes chase across the globe, their relentless tenacity puts their own lives at risk as their targets will stop at nothing--even murder--to continue financing terror and war.
Local Color (2007)
A successful artist looks back with loving memories on the summer of his defining year, 1974. A talented, but troubled eighteen year old art student befriends an elderly alcoholic genius painter who has turned his back on not only art, but life. The two form what appears to be at first a tenuous r
Eastern Promises (2007)
The mysterious and charismatic Russian-born Nikolai Luzhin is a driver for one of London's most notorious organized crime families of Eastern European origin. The family itself is part of the Vory V Zakone criminal brotherhood. Headed by Semyon, whose courtly charm as the welcoming proprietor of the
Ich Bin Die Andere (2006)
A young engineer gets caught up in a life threatening game of deception after a one-night-stand.
Dust Factory, The (2004) as Grandpa Randolph
An adventure tale about the love and friendship between two teenagers who help each other through a difficult time in their lives. Ryan Flynn is a wondrous young boy who hasn't spoken since witnessing his father's death at the age of nine. Now thirteen, Ryan has a near fatal accident when he falls f
Long Run, The (2002) as Bertold Bohmer
A drama set against the backround of one of the world's most physically grueling ultra marathons, The Comrades, which is run annually in South Africa. The story revolves around a failed track coach who comes across a beautiful Namibian female runner and realizes she has what it takes to be a champio
Third Miracle, The (1999) as Archbishop Werner
Father Frank Shore is a charismatic priest who serves as a church-appointed "spiritual detective," probing the facts behind reported miracles. Nicknamed "The Miracle Killer" following a disturbing incident, Father Frank is on the brink of hopelessness, living on the streets as a lay person. A powerf
Jakob the Liar (1999) as Professor Kirschbaum
In Nazi-occupied Poland, Poor Jewish cafe owner Jakob overhears a confidential radio news bulletin signalling Soviet military advances against the Germans. It's the first bit of news the depressed ghetto has received in five years and to keep spirits alive, Jakob conjures up fictitious news bulleti
Thirteenth Floor, The (1999) as Hannon Fuller
On the 13th floor of an LA office block, Douglas Hall and Hannon Fuller have created a virtual simulation of Los Angeles in 1937. One day, Hall wakes up to discover Hannon is dead and he is the prime suspect. Hall can't remember having anything to do with the murder, but his reality begins to become
Tangier: Legend of a City (1998)
Combined with some recreated scenes, this documentary explores the city of Tangier during the 40's and 50's when it was the mecca for the jet set.
X-Files, The (1998) as Conrad Strughold
FBI Special Agents Scully and Mulder are drawn into a web of intrigue while investigating the mysterious bombing of a Dallas office building. Somehow, the crime seems linked to a colonization plan by an alien life force, a plan that implicates the US government in more than just a cover up.
In the Presence of Mine Enemies (1997) as Rabbi Adam Heller
Television movie depicting the fictional story of one family -- Rabbi Adam Heller, his daughter Rachel and son, Paul -- and their physical, emotional and spiritual struggle to survive during the last week prior to the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto Uprising against the Nazis occupying Poland.
Game, The (1997) as Anson Baer
A bored billionare philanthropist is given a birthday gift by his brother to make his life more interesting- a high-stakes game in which the rules remain a mystery. After receiving numerous clues and life-saving keys, he realizes that someone has made him the target of a detailed scam, completely draining his bank account in the process. When he begins to believe that "the game" ends when he is dead, he must do what he can to save his own life.
Peacemaker, The (1997) as Dimitri Vertikoff
Greedy Russian military officers crash two trains into each other with the warheads aboard one causing a nuclear blast. The accident is a cover for the theft of some of the weapons for sale to terrorists and rogue governments. In the U.S., intelligence officer Lt. Col. Tom Devoe, isn''t fooled. Neither is Dr. Julia Kelly, the acting head of a White House task force on nuclear smuggling. Devoe and Kelly team up to find the nukes, but one warhead is missing. It''s in the hands of Dusan Gavrich, a grief-stricken terrorist planning to call the world''s attention to the war in Croatia with a nuclear explosion in Manhattan.
Assistant, The (1997) as Morris Bobber
Monkish grocer Morris Bober reshapes his store into a kind of Jewish monastery, welcoming his new Italian-American assistant into the fold.
12 Angry Men (1997) as Juror No 4
Remake of 1957 theatrical film of same name directed by Sidney Lumet. In a Queens County, New York, courtroom, an inner-city youth stands accused of murdering his father. Juror No. 8 fights for the accused's innocence against eleven fellow jurors who are ready to vote "guilty" for what seems to be a
Shine (1996) as Peter Helfgott
In this true story, pianist David Helfgott fights to overcome schizophrenia and return to the concert stage.
Conversation With a Beast (1996) as Adolf Hitler; Andreas Kronstad
Set in confined setting, a darkly comic fictionalized interview conducted by a U.S. historian who stumbles on amazing evidence that Adolf Hitler is alive, well (although confined to a wheelchair), 103 years old and living, under an alias in a Berlin apartment with his incredibly young-looking wife H
Ogre, The (1996) as Count Of Kaltenborn
The nightmarish saga of a gentle giant, Abel, a French prisoner of war in East Prussia, who is forced by evil circumstances into the task of recruiting young boys to be trained in the Nazi army, with or without their consent. Ordered by the inner sanctum of German leaders, who had redeemed him from
Taxandria (1995) as Karol; Virgilius
Set somewhere in Central Europe, the tale of a young prince, Jan, who is sent to a sedate seaside hotel to review for his exams. During his stay at the hotel, Jan is befriended by the intriguing inn keeper, who acting as Jan's guide, plunges the prince into a fantastic universe where bizarre Gothic
Pyromaniac's Love Story, A (1995) as Mr Linzer
The heart of Sergio Cuccio, a pastry boy at Linzer's Bakery, has been struck like a match by the hot-tempered Hattie, a waitress with big dreams and an even bigger right hook. But poor Sergio has neither the money nor the means to win her over. The love of bakery owner Mr. Linzer for his devoted wif
Holy Matrimony (1994) as Uncle Wilhelm
After a recently married couple commit a crime, the husband dies and the wife marries her much younger brother-in-law, who may know where his brother hid the goods.
Last Good Time, The (1994) as Joseph Kopple
Joseph Kopple is a retired violinist who spends his days tidying up his studio apartment or visiting his best friend and former accountant Howard, who is now in a rest home. Despite the friendly advances of his neighbor, Ida, Kopple would rather warm up to his fond memories of the past. One rainy ev
House of the Spirits, The (1993) as Severo
Set in South America, this familial saga traces the rise of a lower class man and his romance with his elusive bride.
Kinoerzaehler, Der (1993) as The Movie Teller
Towards the end of Germany's silent film era, a kinoerzahler--a uniformed narrator and musician for silent films--comes to the end of his career as the talking pictures come in. Seen through the eyes of his grandson.
Red Hot (1993)
Four teenagers run up against the Communist authorities when in 1959 they attempt to form the Soviet Union's first rock 'n' roll band.
Power of One, The (1992) as Doc
Set in the 1950s, a white South African teenage welterweight, whose trainer and mentor is a black man, falls for the daughter of a pro-apartheid activist.
Utz (1992) as Baron Kaspar Joachim Von Utz
Story about a reclusive Baron whose priceless porcelain collection mysteriously disappears after his death.
Far From Berlin (1992) as Otto Linder
Dieter is a young married man, a resident of the former East Berlin, who has a menial job working in a factory. His young son has contracted a rare disease so when Dieter loses his job, he is thrown into a situation where he must survive by his wits. When he meets Otto, a benevolent, middle-aged, we
Night on Earth (1991) as Helmut Grokenberger (New York)
Five stories, each involving the relationship between a cab driver and his or her passenger, that take place simultaneously around the globe during the course of one night.
Kafka (1991) as Insspector Grubach
A paranoid thriller set in 1916 about the cover-up of the murder of one of Kafka's friends and colleagues by officials in a totalitarian state.
Bronsteins Kinder (1991) as Arno Bronstein
The story of a Jewish family in post-war Germany, focusing on the relationship between a son and his father, who is holding a former concentration guard captive.
Avalon (1990) as Sam Krichinsky
A Polish-Jewish family try to make a better future for themselves in the United States.
Hecc, A (1989) as Marno
Music Box (1989) as Mike Laszlo
When a young female attorney''s father is accused of war crimes she must fight to clear his name.
Thousand Eyes (1989) as Arnold
Das Spinnennetz (1989) as Baron Von Rastschuk
A wounded veteran of World War I rises to power in post-war Germany through betrayal and murder.
Midnight Cop (1989) as Inspector Alex Glas
A stunning hooker holds the key to two detectives' hearts and to the dark secret behind the vicious murder of a young dancer.
Joker, Der (1987) as Axel
Two streetwise cops become romantically entangled with the same woman while tailing a dangerously greedy criminal.
Jokehnen (1986)
Mitlaufer, Die (1986) as Kurz
Fall Franza, Der (1986) as Dr Jordan; Dr Korener
Momo (1986) as Chief Grey Man
Homme blesse, L' (1985) as Father
An adolescent male becomes infatuated with a self-loathing gay pimp.
Vergesst Mozart (1985) as Pergen
Angry Harvest (1985) as Leon
During the Nazi occupation of Poland, a Jewish woman escapes from a train bound for death camp and is taken in by a a peasant landowner. The two engage is a tumultuous love affair which serves ultimately as a metaphor for the conscience of a nation deeply conflicted by its simultaneous sympathy for
Redl Ezredes (1985) as Crown Prince
Set shortly before the outbreak of World War I and the fall of the Austrian-Hungarian Empire, historical drama based on the career of Alfred Redl, an aspiring military officer of humble origins who rose through the ranks to become head of the Secret Police and commander of the Eighth Army of Prague,
Hautnah (1985)
Trauma (1984) as Sam
Liebe in Deutschland, Eine (1984) as Ss-Untersturmfuhrer Mayer
Westen Leuchtet, Der (1983) as Harald Liebe
Glut (1983) as Francois Korb/Andres Korb
Rita Ritter (1983)
Veronika Voss (1982) as Max Rehbein
Voss is the second instalment in Fassbinder''s history of Germany. Morphine addicted move queen Veronika Voss is modelled on Sybille Schmitz, an actress who killed herself in 1953, partly due to negative fallout from her star turns during the Third Reich.
Fluegel Der Nacht, Die (1982) as Goedel
Viadukt (1982) as Tetzlaff
Based on the true story Hungarian businessman Sylvester Matushka, who attempted to derail the Orient Express forever. It is 1931, and Matushka has bombed the train and several people have been killed. Dr. Epstein is selected to investigate the crime and locate Matushka before he does it again.
Un Dimanche de Flics (1982) as Lawyer
Flucht aus Pommern (1982) as Lyssek
Lola (1981) as Von Bohm
An homage to Von Sternberg''s "The Blue Angel," Fassbinder''s film follows a stuffy municipal building commissioner who loses his heart to Lola, a sluttish entertainer.
Flucht, Die (1977) as Dr Volkmar Schmith
Jakob der Luegner (1975) as Roman Schtamm
Dritte, Der (1972) as Blind Man
Naked Among the Wolves (1967) as Höfel
As rumors reach them that the Allied armies are advancing on their concentration camp at Buchenwald, Polish prosoners renew their feeble hope for survival and freedom. When a group of prisoners is transferred from Auschwitz, a four-year-old child is smuggled into the camp in a valise. Born at Auschwitz, he is Jewish and will be killed if discovred. A group of prisoners decide to protect the child, from the searching Germans, and although the kapos cannot smuggle the boy out of Buchenwald, they manage to hide him---moving from one place to another within the camp as the Nazis comb it. Threats and torture by SS men fail to turn up the boy who becomes a symbol of the struggle between captives and captors.

Writer (feature film)

Conversation With a Beast (1996) as Screenwriter
Set in confined setting, a darkly comic fictionalized interview conducted by a U.S. historian who stumbles on amazing evidence that Adolf Hitler is alive, well (although confined to a wheelchair), 103 years old and living, under an alias in a Berlin apartment with his incredibly young-looking wife H

Music (feature film)

Eastern Promises (2007)
The mysterious and charismatic Russian-born Nikolai Luzhin is a driver for one of London's most notorious organized crime families of Eastern European origin. The family itself is part of the Vory V Zakone criminal brotherhood. Headed by Semyon, whose courtly charm as the welcoming proprietor of the

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Jesus (2000) as Joseph
Miniseries on the adult life of Jesus, the figure that Christians believe was the son of God and the Messiah. The story reveals how Jesus grew from a simple carpenter to a man whoses spiritual teachings and loving ways continue to inspire billions of followers nearly two thousand years after his cru
Inferno (1999) as Mac
Commissioner, The (1999) as Hans Koenig
Amerika (1987) as General Samanov
A seven-part miniseries set ten years after a hypothetical Soviet takeover of the United States. The story relates how the release of a political dissident from prison triggers strong reactions from his estranged family, his childhood friend (now a rising figure in the new regime), the leaders of th

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