The Ogre

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, War

The seductiveness of Nazism is explored through the eyes of a simpleton in this 1996 fairy-tale history of World War II, directed by Volker Schlondorff and based on Michel Tournier's 1970 novel The Erl King. Orphaned Abel (John Malkovich) grows up in a strict French orphanage, a lonely, fanciful youngster whose only friend dies in a fire that Abel believes...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Michel Tournier
Producer (1 Credit)
Ingrid Windisch
Exec. Producer (3 Credits)
Assoc. Producer (2 Credits)
Chris Auty
Pierre Couveinhes
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Bruno de Keyzer
Editor (1 Credit)
Nicholas Caster
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Michael Nyman
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Ezio Frigerio
Art Director (1 Credit)
Didier Naert
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Bernard Heinrich
Costumes (1 Credit)
Anna Sheppard
Sound (1 Credit)
Karl-Heinz Laabs
Make Up (1 Credit)
Axel Zornow

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