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In “The Young Karl Marx,” Youthful Charisma Defines an Icon

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The film paints Sherlock-Holmesian sketch of a man whose memory, to put it mildly, is tinged by whatever ideologies prevail.

Trailer: “Out of Control”, starring T.O.P. and Cecilia Cheung, premiere delayed to 2018

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Out of Control (失控·幽灵飞车) is an upcoming thriller starring Big Bang's T.O.P. and Cecilia Cheung.

Review: Berlinized (Germany, 2012)

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"Berlinized" is a peek into the bizarre art culture that grew out of the fallen Berlin Wall.

Top five WWII movies from the German perspective

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The five best WWII movies (and one bonus TV show)... through Germany's eyes.

Review: Land of Mine (Denmark/Germany, 2015)

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This Oscar-nominated Danish/German film explores a little-known part of WWII's aftermath.

Review: Colonia (Germany/France, 2015)

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The story sounds too frightening to be true: a mysterious cult in Chile, run by a former Nazi, is unmasked as a haven of child...

Review: Look Who’s Back (Germany, 2015)

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In 2012, writer Timur Vermes published Look Who’s Back, perhaps Germany’s most provocative and popular novel in recent memory. Its premise? Adolf Hitler has somehow...