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Barbara

PG-13| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
An East German doctor in the 1980s is banished to a small country hospital.

Cast: Nina Hoss , Ronald Zehrfeld , Rainer Bock , Claudia Geisler , Peter Weiss , Rosa Enskat , Jasna Fritzi Bauer , Peer-Uwe Teska

Director: Christian Petzold

Genres: Drama

Barbara (2012)

Release Date: December 21st, 2012|1 hr. 45 min.

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  • The movie examines the possibility of maintaining one's humanity in a truly oppressive society. show more

  • A slow-burning Cold War drama that will reward patient viewers with its ultimate emotional payoff. show more

  • 90

    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

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