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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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: 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 st… (more)

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