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The Road Trilogy : Alice In The Cities ; Wrong Move ; Kings Of The Road (2016, original release: 1974)
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Call Number DVD/FOREIGN/GERMAN/ROAD


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Published: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2016] ©2016
Series: Criterion collection.
Description:  4 videodiscs (393 minutes) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781681431581, 1681431580 :,
Language:  German


Originally released 1974-1976

Screenplay for Kings of the road based on Goethe's Wilhelm Meister's apprenticeship

Special features: audio commentaries on all three films; new interview with Wenders, directed and conducted by filmmaker Michael Almereyda; new interviews with actors Rüdiger Vogler, Yella Rottländer, Lisa Kreuzer, and Hanns Zischler; outtakes and Super 8 footage; Restoring time, a 2015 short about the restoration work done by the Wim Wenders Foundation; Same player shoots again (1967) and Silver City revisited (1968), two newly resotred early short films by Wenders; new English subtitle translations by Wenders; book featuring essays on the films by Almereyda, filmmaker Allison Anders, author James Robinson, and critic Nick Roddick

Alice in the cities: Rüdiger Vogler, Yella Rottländer

Wrong move: Rüdiger Vogler, Hans Christian Blech, Hanna Schygulla

Kings of the road: Rüdiger Vogler, Hanns Zischler, Lisa Kreuzer

"In the 1970s, Wim Wenders was among the first true international breakthrough artists of the revolutionary New Germain Cinema movement, a filmmaker whose fascination with the physical landscapes and emotional contours of the open road proved to be universal. In the middle of that decade, Wenders embarked on a three-film journey that took him from the wide roads of Germany to the endless highways of the United States and back again. Each starring Rüdiger Vogler as the director's alter ego, Alice in the cities, Wrong move, and Kings of the road are dramas of emotional transformation that folow their characters' searches for themselves, all rendered with uncommon soulfulness and visual poetry."--Container

DVD; widescreen (1.66:1)

In German with English subtitles

Alice in the cities -- Wrong move -- Kings of the road Related Searches:
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Girls -- Drama. -- Germany
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Additional Credits:
Wenders, Wim, film producer, screenwriter, film director
Fürstenberg, Veith von, film producer, screenwriter
Genée, Peter, film producer
Handke, Peter, screenwriter
Vogler, Rüdiger, actor
Rottländer, Yella, actor
Blech, Hans Christian, 1925-1993, actor
Schygulla, Hanna, 1943- actor
Zischler, Hanns, 1947- actor
Kreuzer, Lisa, actor
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832.

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