PG-13| 1 hr. 45 min.
An East German doctor in the 1980s is banished to a small country hospital.
Director: Christian Petzold
A slow-burning Cold War drama that will reward patient viewers with its ultimate emotional payoff. show more
It's a movie that works its magic slowly, and on multiple levels; it's a historical drama, a mystery and a love story. And Hoss' performance is simply one of the finest of the year. show more
Petzold raises questions of honor and builds the romance with an absolutely rigorous lack of sentiment, moving Barbara to a sweeping finish as emotionally satisfying as any this year. show more