The Rose Garden Poster

Release Date: 1989

PG-13|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Decades after the Holocaust, survivor Aaron Reichenbach (Maximilian Schell) returns to Germany and attacks ex-Nazi officer Arnold Krenn (Kurt Hübner) in a Frankfurt airport. When Arnold files assault charges, a public defender, Gabriele Schlüter-Freund (Liv Ullmann), represents Aaron, expecting a straightforward case. But when Gabriele discovers that Aaron is one of many victims of cruel medical experiments in concentration camps, she resolves to seek justice.

Cast: Liv Ullmann, Maximilian Schell, Peter Fonda, Jan Niklas, Katarina Lena Muller, Kurt Hübner, Hanns Zischler, Gila Almagor

Director: Fons Rademakers

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Central Cinema Company Film (CCC)

Keywords: Gripping, 1980s, Underdog, Husband, Suspenseful


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama