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The Lives of Others

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Release Date: December 01, 2006
Running Time: 137 mins.
MPAA Rating: R
Box Office: $11,284,657.00
Genre: Drama, Foreign, Period, Thriller

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East Berlin, November 1984. Five years before its downfall, the former East-German government ensured its claim to power with a ruthless system of control and surveillance. Party-loyalist Captain Gerd Wiesler hopes to boost his career when given the job of collecting evidence against the playwright Georg Dreyman and his girlfriend, the celebrated theater actress Christa-Maria Sieland. After all, the "operation" is backed by the highest political circles. What he didn't anticipate, however, was that submerging oneself into the world of the target also changes the surveillance agent. The immersion in the lives of others--in love, literature, free thinking and speech--makes Wiesler ac...

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Martina Gedeck

Sebastian Koch

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

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