Even in reading the positive reviews, this sounds like something that would not appeal to me at all. Whereas it should be obvious that violence is counter-productive to political change, the fact is that everybody secretly loves a rebel. Petra Schelm Daniel Lommatzsch They were too busy causing mayhem and dealing with internal squabbling and power plays to even draft a proper manifesto. Worthy political films like The Battle of Algiers and “Z” reveal truths instead of attempting to make radical politics into a fashion statement. Plus a healthy thanks to those who donate and use our Amazon links. Even though its purpose couldn’t be more serious, its style could hardly be more pulp. Some may be fine with that—or most, considering how well received the film has been—but personally, I prefer more focused, intimate narratives.

English SDH , none. But it’s a thrilling journey, masterfully delivered, and dealing with a part of recent history that is seldom covered with such honesty. About a month later, she filed a lawsuit against the producers, who claimed that every scene is historically accurate, because the assassination of her husband, which she had to witness from the next room, was not portrayed as it happened. Dragon Ball Super The Movie: The art direction here is excellent and brings relevancy to the film’s period with colors often subdued. Ralph Breaks the Internet 4K. There are a lot of names and faces to keep track of, but in fitting with a film about communist guerillas, the individual stories are not nearly as important as the unfolding of a collective experience. As of this writing, no decision has been reached about the lawsuit.

Return to Top of Page. The man who understands them is also their hunter: The Blu-ray seems to reproduce the film with expert precision and the supplements are overflowing.

Pixar just released three bold, original short films News Home. The man who understands them is also their hunter: Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. The story is good and the movie doesen’t tell more than it has to. Full Cast and Crew. Meinhof publishes her approval of the murders of the Israeli Olympics team at Munich, initiating a relationship with Jordanian militants.


‘The Baader Meinhof Complex’ Announced for Blu-ray

Also, she said, she had not been warned minhof the graphic portrayal of Ponto’s assassination when she was invited to the movie premiere and felt humiliated by the producers for making her sit through this without a warning. They “expropriate” money from banks at gunpoint and then go on a bombing spree, targeting judges, prosecutors, right-leaning newspapers, and the U.

So why 8 out of 10 stars? Start your free trial.

Similar titles you might also like What is this? The movie invents little, using the printed and recorded words of rdview participants. What is the scene at the beginning with the man being shot?

The Baader Meinhof Complex – Available on DVD/Blu-Ray, reviews, trailers –

What’s your nex t favori t e movie? It works because, as that young girl is seduced by that older gent, so too are we. Otherwise The Baader Meinhof Complex is a hard-edged, no-nonsense political action thriller that will keep you riveted to your seat. Show less Show more. OR Join with Facebook. All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.

Director Uli Edel’s spotty career includes some real howlers, including Madonna’s risible Body of Evidence. Ulrike Baadef Moritz Bleibtreu The commandos have fiery rhetoric for every occasion, some of it quite inspiring on an emotional level. Their targets were big business and the pro-government media, and their spectacular tactics established meingof large fan base among the young, radical left.


The revolution will be televised All names, trademarks and images are copyright their respective owners. I wasen’t even born when the RAF was active. The rest of the group doesen’t get the big introduction Ulrike got but with so many interesting characters the film would get even longer then its 2. Imbued with the spirit of youthful rebellion that seized Europe in but also burdened by a particularly German fear that saw a revival of fascism latent in every government action, Baader Meinhof virulently opposed U.

Andreas Baader Johanna Wokalek English SDHnone. Did I have loads of fun watching it? The Crimes of Gri Director Guy Ritchie keeps it all moving at a quick enough pace, but going through the motions swiftly is still going through the motions.

As it stands we get a bucket-full for those willing to indulge. Topics DVD and video reviews. I appreciate my discussion Listserv for furthering my film education and inspiring me to continue running DVDBeaver. Of course, she jumps.

Add to wish list. How does it fit into the movie? Ralph Breaks the Internet 4K. The Baader Meinhof bunch proves too radical even for the Jordanians, who are shocked by their sexual license and lack of discipline.

Noteworthy Blu-ray-specific releases this week… Collateral. Conscious of the need to avoid inspiring new radical groups, the West Germans go to elaborate lengths to mount a fair trial.

Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends.