DVD 939 mins IMDB 8.9
NR (Not Rated)
Berlin Alexanderplatz
Criterion Collection (1980)
In Collection
#297

Seen It:
Yes
Drama
West Germany  /  German

Günter Lamprecht Franz Biberkopf
Karlheinz Braun Rechtsanwalt Löwenhund
Hanna Schygulla Eva
Claus Holm Wirt / ...
Franz Buchrieser Gottfried Meck
Brigitte Mira Frau Bast / ...
Roger Fritz Herbert / ...
Gottfried John Reinhold Hoffmann
Barbara Sukowa Mieze
Günther Kaufmann Theo
Peter Kollek
Mechthild Grossmann
Hans Zander
Yaak Karsunke

This film, which is basically the longest narrative film ever made, is a 15-1/2 hour episodic exploration of the character of Franz Biberkopf, "hero" of Alfred Döblin's acclaimed novel, as well as the Alexanderplatz area of Berlin that he inhabits. Written by Mark Toscano {fiddybop@uclink4.berkeley.edu} (IMDB)

Edition Details
Distributor Criterion Collection
Barcode 715515026529
Region 0
Release Date 11/13/2007
Screen Ratio 1.33:1
Subtitles German
Nr of Disks/Tapes 7
Personal Details
Purchase Price $124.95
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