The Lives of Others
Drama • R • 2006 • 2 hr 17 min
The evolution of Wiesler as he begins to empathize with his subjects exposes the beauty of compassion in a seemingly heartless world.
Unusual story about East Germany, and sentimental ending... Great job from Germany film industry
The transformation of the lead character is a bit too sudden, but a really nice film with a lot of heart.
Really interesting and gripping film. Definitely worth a watch
Big Brother is watching but it leads to wonderful twists. Fine acting and script. Watch it!
Dour film about E. German spy who eavesdrops on an artist. Quiet & intense film depicts how a spy can lose his soul & destroy the innocent.
Creepy, psychological, warped, and everything in between. Just weird. But timeless nonetheless.
This is how people head to revolution and how dictators and politicians react. A true story which for sure had happened all over the world.
Slow, steady. Tense. Romantic. And compassionate. Has one of the best payoffs ever, personally speaking.
Slow burn that’s worth the wait. Patient script that unfolds beautifully.
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