Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) Movie Trailers
Most Popular Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) Trailers
Total trailers found: 290
Das Boot Trailer (1981)
16 September 1981
A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.
Paris, Texas Trailer (1984)
19 May 1984
A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared four years earlier.
Downfall Trailer (2004)
08 September 2004
In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west.
Manderlay Trailer (2005)
16 May 2005
In 1933, after leaving Dogville, Grace Margaret Mulligan sees a slave being punished at a cotton farm called Manderlay.
Phoenix Trailer (2014)
25 September 2014
A disfigured concentration-camp survivor, unrecognizable after facial reconstruction surgery, searches ravaged postwar Berlin for the husband who might have betrayed her to the Nazis.
Toni Erdmann Trailer (2016)
14 July 2016
Without a warning a father comes to visit his daughter abroad. He believes that she lost her humor and therefore surprises her with a rampage of jokes.
05 April 1984
While hiding from bullies in his school's attic, a young boy discovers the extraordinary land of Fantasia, through a magical book called The Neverending Story.
Run Lola Run Trailer (1998)
20 August 1998
Lola receives a phone call from her boyfriend Manny. He lost 100,000 DM in a subway train that belongs to a very bad guy.
Dancer in the Dark Trailer (2000)
17 May 2000
Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same fate without an expensive operation.
24 September 2008
Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody "Deutschen Herbst" in 1977.
Wings of Desire Trailer (1987)
01 January 1987
Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin.
Victoria Trailer (2015)
11 June 2015
A young Spanish woman who has newly moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.
World on a Wire Trailer (1973)
14 October 1973
World on a Wire is a dystopian science-fiction film which follows Fred Stiller, a cybernetics engineer as he uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy involving a virtual reality computer project.
Caché Trailer (2005)
02 May 2005
A married couple is terrorized by a series of videotapes planted on their front porch.
Blow for Blow Trailer (1972)
01 June 1972
The film describes a strike in a French textile factory, when the striking workers occupy the factory.
The Ogre Trailer (1996)
01 January 1996
Frenchman Abel Tiffauges likes children, and wants to protect them against the grown-ups. Falsely suspected as child molester, he's recruited as a soldier in the 2nd World War, but very soon he is taken prisoner of war.
20 February 1979
The Marriage of Maria Braun is a collage of the times in Germany after the war, economic miracles, and a portrait of a woman who in her circumstances wants to emancipate and have a successful and happy career.
Wer wenn nicht wir Trailer (2011)
10 March 2011
In the early 60s, Bernward Vesper and fellow university student Gudrun Ensslin begin a passionate love in the stifling atmosphere of provincial West Germany.
13 September 2015
It is the late 1950s. Flourishing under the economic miracle, Germany grows increasingly apathetic about confronting the horrors of its recent past.
Notwehr Trailer (1977)
07 January 1977
A rock band moves into a farmhouse in a little village. They are eyed suspiciously by the citizens of the village.
The Tower Trailer (2012)
03 October 2012
Adapted from an award-winning best-selling book by Uwe Tellkamp, 'The Tower' depicts a higher class family’s struggles during crumbling communist rule in 1980’s East Germany.
Nightfall Trailer (1999)
05 September 1999
A largely plotless, fado-scored journey through the gloomy cobblestone streets, zombie bars, and fetid basements of a sordid harbor town populated by German-speaking sots and Portuguese guest workers, Nightfall is Kelemen’s most polished despair-fest.
Winged Migration Trailer (2001)
12 December 2001
The cameras of Jacques Perrin fly with migratory birds: geese, storks, cranes. The film begins with spring in North America and the migration to the Arctic; the flight is a community event for each species.
11 February 2007
Robin Hood Trailer (1991)
13 May 1991
Yet another version of the classic epic, with enough variation to make it interesting. The story is the same, but some of the characters are quite different from the usual, in particular Uma Thurman's very special maid Marian.
Lola Trailer (1981)
20 August 1981
Ten years after the war, West Germany's market economy is booming. Into an unnamed city that's rife with corruption comes a new building commissioner, Herr von Bohm, committed to progress but also upright.
Alice in the Cities Trailer (1974)
17 May 1974
German journalist Philip Winter has a case of writer’s block when trying to write an article about the United States.
Alarm in the Clouds Trailer (1978)
01 November 1978
In defiance of all the laws of physics Mr. Tau is walking on the wing of an aircraft flying close to Prague.
The American Friend Trailer (1977)
26 June 1977
Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
My Best Fiend Trailer (1999)
17 May 1999
A look at the tumultuous yet productive relationship between German director Werner Herzog and actor Klaus Kinski.
Time Masters Trailer (1982)
24 March 1982
On planet Perdide, an attack of giant hornets leaves Piel – a young boy – alone in a wrecked car with his dying father.
The City Below Trailer (2010)
15 September 2010
A man and a woman at an art exhibition share a fleeting moment of attraction, which neither can act upon.
Eternity and a Day Trailer (1998)
01 January 1998
Alexander, a famous writer, is very ill and has only a few days to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania.
My Name Is Joe Trailer (1998)
15 May 1998
Two thirtysomethings, unemployed former alcoholic Joe and community health worker Sarah, start a romantic relationship in the one of the toughest Glasgow neighbourhoods.
Rosa Luxemburg Trailer (1986)
10 April 1986
Wronke Prison, 1916. Social democrat Rosa Luxemburg faces a mock execution. Twenty years earlier, Rosa's political gifts are acknowledged by everyone, as she struggles for democratic government in Germany and revolution in Poland.
Beloved Sisters Trailer (2014)
31 July 2014
A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.
Center of My World Trailer (2016)
10 November 2016
A strange family: 17-year-old Phil lives with his mother and twin sister in an old mansion on the outskirts of town.
02 June 2016
Before Dawn charts the years of exile in the life of famous Jewish Austrian writer Stefan Zweig, his inner struggle for the "right attitude" towards the events in war torn Europe and his search for a new home.
Schtonk! Trailer (1992)
12 March 1992
Schtonk! is a farce of the actual events of 1983, when Germany's Stern magazine published, with great fanfare, 60 volumes of the alleged diaries of Adolf Hitler – which two weeks later turned out to be entirely fake.
01 January 1993
A look at the life and work of composer Nino Rota.
Moloch Trailer (1999)
14 May 1999
In 1942, in Bavaria, Eva Braun is alone, when Adolf Hitler arrives with Dr. Josef Goebbels and his wife Magda Goebbels and Martin Bormann to spend a couple of days without talking politics.
Kings of the Road Trailer (1976)
04 March 1976
Itinerant projection-equipment repairman Bruno Winter (Rüdiger Vogler) and depressed hitchhiker Robert Lander (Hanns Zischler)--a doctor who has just been through a break-up with his wife and a half-hearted suicide attempt--travel along the Western side of the East-German border in a repair truck, visiting worn-out movie theaters, learning to communicate across their differences.
Phantasten Trailer (1979)
16 June 1979
Operation Walküre Trailer (1971)
19 July 1971
The Unpolished Trailer (2007)
08 February 2007
Stevie, a precocious 14-year-old girl must cope with the instabilities of her immoderate parents. When they decide to move to a small provincial town in Germany, Stevie attempts to slip into a normal life.
28 August 1980
Berlin Alexanderplatz, originally broadcast in 1980, is a 14-part television film adapted and directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder from the Alfred Döblin novel of the same name, and stars Günter Lamprecht, Hanna Schygulla, Barbara Sukowa, Elisabeth Trissenaar and Gottfried John.
13 December 1987
Verratene Freunde Trailer (2013)
14 March 2013
Mr. Bluesman Trailer (1993)
01 April 1993
Blues hommage by Sönke Wortmann.
Germany Pale Mother Trailer (1980)
26 September 1980
Germany 1939. Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out, and Hans is sent to the Eastern front.
The Weather Inside Trailer (2015)
29 September 2015
A luxury hotel in a conflict zone. Development aid worker Dorothea begins an affair with a young drifter, Alec, but what starts as sweet distraction brings her dangerously close to losing control.
10 April 2009
16 February 2007
A documentary by André Schäfer.
07 January 1973
An American private eye is shot dead in Germany by an international extortion gang, and his partner arrives to seek revenge.
29 April 1970
Anger discusses his Aleister Crowley-inspired theories of art: How he views his camera like a wand and how he casts his films, preferring to consider his actors, not human beings but as elemental spirits.
Martha Trailer (1974)
27 May 1974
A single woman in her early thirties, Martha (Margit Carstensen) is on vacation with her father in Europe when he has a heart attack and falls down dead.
Hotel Lux Trailer (2011)
27 October 2011
In 1938 Hans Zeisig, an apolitical comedian, impersonator and cabaret actor, flees with a Russian passport (instead of American, which he would have preferred) from Nazi-Berlin, and finds himself in the legendary Hotel Lux, the 'lost paradise' of the Comintern, in Moscow.
Schnitzel geht immer Trailer (2017)
21 January 2017
Snowland Trailer (2005)
20 January 2005
Based on the novel Hohaj by Elisabeth Rynell, it depicts the devastation felt by Elizabeth, a woman who had lost her husband in a car accident and wants to leave her three young children to join him in death by wandering out into the snowy deserts of Lapland.
Fear of Fear Trailer (1975)
08 July 1975
After having her second child, a German housewife suffers from post-partum depression before inexplicably falling into a continually misdiagnosed mental state, befuddling her relatives.