Sukowa could well lay claim to the “sexiest performance of all-time” moniker thanks to her work in Lola. This bewitching bombshell hurls herself into director Fassbinder’s melodramatic maelstrom of objectification, and comes out the other end kicking and screaming like a smutty banshee on a cash high. Sukowa’s explosive carnality is exhilarating to witness, if only because her character so clearly thrives on her status as a sexual commodity. As a result, her steadfast subs"
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"Lola includes definitely one of the best performances by Barbara Sukowa. This is second movie in Fassbinder's Bundesrepublick Deutschland -trilogy. Originally this was supposed to be a remake of Josef von Sternberg's Der Blaue Engel because Fassbinder always admired how Sternberg used light in his early movies. "