Lola Poster

Release Date: 1982

R|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
Von Bohm (Armin Mueller-Stahl) comes to a city in West Germany to be the new head of building inspection. He is intent on following the letter of the law, even with rapid development and extensive construction activity. Gradually, he becomes enamored with Mary-Louise (Barbara Sukowa), but does not know she is "Lola," a singer at a brothel, until he arrives for an inspection there. Von Bohm also doesn't realize that she is also involved with a rival, the developer Schukert (Mario Adorf).

Cast: Barbara Sukowa, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Mario Adorf, Matthias Fuchs, Helga Feddersen, Karin Baal, Ivan Desny, Elisabeth Volkmann

Director: Rainer Fassbinder

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Trio Film, Rialto Film, Westdeutscher Rundfunk

Keywords: Office, Forbidden love, 1950s, Spirited, Playful, Fascinating, Witty