Knife In The Head

  • 1978
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Political, Thriller

A dark, ambiguous political thriller relecting the paranoia of Germany's Baader-Meinhof era. Bruno Ganz, in a moving and meticulously conceived performance, plays an apolitical scientist who is shot in the head during a clash between leftist students and a quasi-totalitarian police force. His tortuous recovery from aphasia figures both an Oedipal journey...read more

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  • Released: 1978
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A dark, ambiguous political thriller relecting the paranoia of Germany's Baader-Meinhof era. Bruno Ganz, in a moving and meticulously conceived performance, plays an apolitical scientist who is shot in the head during a clash between leftist students and a… (more)

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