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A German stage actor (Klaus Maria Brandauer) finds unexpected success and mixed blessings in the popularity of his performance in a Faustian play as the Nazis take power in pre-WWII Germany.
1981 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay
1982 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
1982 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Language Film
An intriguing story. The central actor is at times brilliant in nuance, and a lot of the film's success comes from his charming performance.
Mesmerizing...haunting and horrifying...artful...alongside an impeccable performance impossible to duplicate
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a great film made excellent from Klaus Maria Brandeur.
Holy shit this is bad.