Articles tagged oliver hirschbiegel

18 Aug 2007 // 9:42 PM

The Invasion

With 2007’s oft-delayed The Invasion, there is simply no more symbolic juice left.

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17 Aug 2007 // 3:00 AM

The Invasion (2007)

Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel (who made the impressive Downfall), the film goes from sharp paranoid thriller to noisy action flick.

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4 Aug 2005 // 12:00 AM

Downfall (2004)

Eva and Hitler kill themselves off-screen, the precise steps they took unseen because, the director says, 'the worst thing that could happen to this most horrible person of history is that he become a myth'.

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4 Mar 2005 // 12:00 AM

Downfall (Der Untergang) (2004)

Downfall's preoccupation with a flesh-and-blood Hitler is central to its meditation on fanaticism.

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14 Jul 2003 // 12:00 AM

Das Experiment (2001)

Forget about Freddy and Dr. Lecter. Das Experiment is a truly terrifying film.

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'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

// Short Ends and Leader

"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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