German expressionism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant german expressionism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, realistic and interesting films and TV shows about / with german expressionism, murder, blood, expressionism, death, danger, dialogue, flashback, husband wife relationship and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Italy, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as german expressionism: The Aerial (2007), My Heart Is Mine Alone (1997), Doctor Mabuse: Etiopomar (2014), Deadly Maria (1993), Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005), Shadow (1982), Blade of the Ripper (1971), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Shadows and Fog (1991), The Girl of Your Dreams (1998).

List of german expressionism movies

 7.5
 3K
The Aerial (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: La Antena (English: The Aerial, 2007) is an Argentine drama film, written and directed by acclaimed film director Esteban Sapir. The film features Alejandro Urdapilleta, Rafael Ferro, Florencia Raggi, and others. The movie begins with a pair of ...
Style: clever, bleak, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: neo noir, social decay, dishonesty, state affairs, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, power of media, parents and children, corrupted ruler, revolution, kidnapping, blind character ...
Time: future
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My Heart Is Mine Alone (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Helma Sanders-Brahms directs this inventive film that uses the verse of Jewish poet Else Lasker-Schüler and Nazi poet Gottfried Benn to dramatize the passionate, real-life affair between the two unlikely lovers. Forced out of Germany, ...
Plot: jewish, doctor, world war two, husband wife relationship, blood, german expressionism, death of son, world war one, artist, physician, anti semitism, performance art ...
Place: jerusalem, switzerland
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Doctor Mabuse: Etiopomar (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Mabuse, criminal mastermind - returns in this epic steam punk thriller, in which six interwoven tales document the downfall of Dr. Mabuse and his city "Etiopomar".
Style: epic, apocalyptic, gothic
Plot: human android relationship, power struggle, witchcraft, killer robot, steampunk, trenchcoat, night cityscape, expressionism, assassin, chaos, revelation, super villain ...
Place: dungeon
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 7.2
 811
Deadly Maria (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 40-year Maria is living in a monotonous and deadlocked marriage with her husband. In addition, she has to take care of her ill despotic father. One day, she falls in love with her sensitive neighbour Dieter. But her attempt to leave her gloomy ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: expressionism, dysfunctional family, housewife, family problems, daydreamer, couples, parents and children, unfulfillment, rivalry, mentally unstable, revenge, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, northern germany
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Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1990, as a boy, Giulio was chased through the woods by two women after spying on them practicing witchcraft. Now a young film student in Turin, he watches his neighbors in the flats across from his third floor apartment, especially Sasha when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Plot: murder, voyeurism, crimes, psychopath, serial killer, obsession, danger, woman in danger, chases and races, uncover truth, mystery, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.2
 18K
Shadow (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, chase, axe, writer's life, mystery, investigation, gory, dark and stormy night, obsession, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, new york, rome italy, rhode island
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Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Austria
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, psycho film, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, murder, obsession, love triangle, cult, danger, woman in danger, mysterious character, femme fatale, power relations, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily italy
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 7.4
 303K
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, captivating, dark ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, gory, witch, curses spells and rituals, murder, investigation, uncover truth, legends and myths, ancient mystery, mysterious character, horseman ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1790s, 19th century
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Shadows and Fog (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.
Style: humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, vigilante, murder, false accusation, vigilantism, mystery, investigation, danger, crimes, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, disorder ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: eastern europe, new jersey
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The Girl of Your Dreams (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A company of Spanish movie makers leaves Franco's Spain and moves to Hitler's Germany to make a film in co-production. Soon some problems start to arise...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, pre war
Plot: jewish, prisoner, politics, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, showbiz, political unrest, couples, death of parent, nazi, attempted rape ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, year 1938
Place: spain, germany, europe, berlin germany
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 6.6
 7K
Max (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary, Canada, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1918, a young, disillusioned Adolph Hitler strikes up a friendship with a Jewish art dealer while weighing a life of passion for art vs. talent at politics
Style: realistic, clever, sincere, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: anti semitism, infidelity, controversy, friendship, blind ambition, state affairs, rally, self fulfillment, dealer, political unrest, friends, racism ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: europe, germany, munich germany, vienna
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 6.2
 5K
Love & Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her rather explicit copy is rejected, magazine journalist Kate is asked by her editor to come up with an article on loving relationships instead, and to do so by the end of the day. This gets Kate thinking back over her own various experiences, ...
Style: sexual, witty, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, romance, relationship vs career, fall in love, singleness, twentysomething life, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, city life ...
Time: 90s
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 5.8
 10K
The Keep (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village, ss, demon, supernatural, war, mysterious character, heroes, rivalry, soldier, laser, danger, prison ...
Time: year 1941, 80s
Place: germany, berlin germany, greece, black sea, bucharest ...
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 7.7
 176K
Dark City (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls of humans.
Style: gothic, mind bending, atmospheric, tech noir, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, evil alien, future dystopia, memory, haunted by the past, mind control, alien race, paranoia, memory loss, space and aliens, mad scientist, dishonesty ...
Time: future, 1940s
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