Mephisto

  • 1981
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, War

The winner of 1981's Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, MEPHISTO is an inspired update of the Faust legend featuring a tour de force performance by Klaus Maria Brandauer. Critically acclaimed stage actor Hendrik Hofgen (Brandauer) tires of the "entertaining" theatrical forms and attempts something more revolutionary, more Brechtian. Despite his...read more

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01:01 — German screen version of Klaus Mann's tragic tale of an ambitious actor who befriends the Nazis in his bid for success. Winner of Academy Award for Be (more…)

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  • Released: 1981
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: The winner of 1981's Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, MEPHISTO is an inspired update of the Faust legend featuring a tour de force performance by Klaus Maria Brandauer. Critically acclaimed stage actor Hendrik Hofgen (Brandauer) tires of the "… (more)

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