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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (Angst essen Seele auf) (1974)

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
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Irm Hermann Irm Hermann
Elma Karlowa Elma Karlowa
Mrs. Kargus
Anita Bucher Anita Bucher
Mrs. Ellis
Doris Mattes Doris Mattes
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Margit Symo Margit Symo

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5 years, 2 months ago at Jul 31 12:50
Honestly, I have to admit it that I haven't seen many movies directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder so I cannot really judge his work (at least, the situation is not as bad as with Andrei Tarkovsky as I haven’t seen anything directed by this great maste). Anyway, this flick is the one I have seen which made the best impression on me. Indeed, if I remember correctly, I saw it when I was living in E... read more
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Emmi, a woman truly in the second half of life falls in love with Ali, a more than ten years younger Arab guest worker. When they both decide to marry, everybody and everyone seems to be against them. When the folks calm down a bit, Emmi and Ali get deeply unsure about their relationship.
Release date: 5 June 1974
UPC: 715515014120
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