Rudolf Ernst Paul Schündler (17 April 1906, in Leipzig – 12 December 1988, in Munich) was a German actor and director. He played "Karl" in The Exorcist (1973). After finishing the film The Nasty Girl, Schündler died of a heart attack in Germany, aged 82. The film was released in 1990, 2 years after his death.
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A cloak of invisibility is what Benjamin's uncle had. He has to find out that his wife is cheating on him with his best friend and ask her in front of the television camera, but it doesn't work that w...
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The police department is led by an older, experienced detective.
Polizeiinspektion 1 is a German television series.
The American Friend
Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
An American newcomer to a prestigious German ballet academy comes to realize that the school is a front for something sinister amid a series of gruesome murders.
Group Portrait with a Lady
The story follows the life of a regular German women Leni Gruyten during the 1930s and 1940s. Through her interactions with friends, family and other people she knows, the regular folks' perception of...
Anita Drögemöller und die Ruhe an der Ruhr
Directed by Alfred Vohrer, and written by Jürgen Lodemann and Werner P. Zibaso, «Anita Drogemöller und die Ruhe an der Ruhr» is a 1976 Crime film . Monique van de Ven and Harald Leipnitz are starring,...
Kings of the Road
Itinerant projection-equipment repairman Bruno Winter and depressed hitchhiker Robert Lander--a doctor who has just been through a break-up with his wife and a half-hearted suicide attempt--travel alo...
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Derrick was a German TV series produced by Telenova Film und Fernsehproduktion in association with ZDF, ORF and SRG between 1974 and 1998 about Detective Chief Inspector Stephan Derrick and his loyal ...
This ethereal, three-hour biopic is the middle film in Hans-Jürgen Syberberg’s “German Trilogy” on the mythological foundations of the Third Reich. By fusing theater, music, and cinema, Syberberg conj...
Magdalena, Possessed by the Devil
At a girls boarding school, a beautiful blonde orphan is possessed by an evil demon.
Rechtsprechung-Szenische Rekonstruktion des Prozesses gegen Dr. John Bodkin Adams
Based on the life of the Irish-born British General Practitioner, convicted Fraudster, and suspected serial killer
A German comedy from 1972 directed by Franz Josef Gottlieb. Mommsen Gymnasium director Taft reminisces about his own time as a student.
The Red Queen Kills Seven Times
Following the death of their grandfather, sisters Kitty and Franziska are cursed by an age-old family curse in the film. The legend says that every hundred years, the Red Queen comes back and claims s...
New Mischief by Emil
Emil's reputation for being a troublemaker makes the Svensson family's neighbours take up a collection for sending the boy off to America. But even if he among other unfortunate mishaps causes his fat...
Tante Trude aus Buxtehude
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Jürgen Roland’s St. Pauli-Report
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Our Willi Is the Best
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The Honest Interview
German sex comedy
Morgen fällt die Schule aus
Pepe Nietnagel's father has a valuable stamp collection stolen in Amsterdam. Street musician Pit recovers it. To show his gratitude, Pit is invited to Baden Baden and enters the Mommsen Gymnasium. The...
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Was ist denn bloß mit Willi los?
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Scene of the Crime
Tatort is a long-running German/Austrian/Swiss, crime television series set in various parts of these countries. The show is broadcast on the channels of ARD in Germany, ORF 2 in Austria and SF1 in Sw...
Wir hau'n die Pauker in die Pfanne
Principal Gottlieb Taft's twin brother Gotthold Taft partakes in the most recent prank by faking his death and promising a large inheritance to the Mommsen-Gymnasium and the principal. Of course, the ...
The Hostess Also Likes to Blow the Horn
Susanne is the hostess who gives comfort to the visitors to her hotel. All of the vices in the country are heavily taxed, including drinking and making love. Susanne and a group of nude women try to g...
How to Play the Seduction Game
German sex comedy
Das Stundenhotel von St. Pauli
West German crime film directed by Rolf Olsen and starring Curd Jürgens, Andrea Rau and Corny Collins. It is set in the red-light district of St. Pauli in Hamburg.
Gentlemen in White Vests
Bruno Stiegler, a boxing promoter with a disreputable past, returns from America to Berlin to make some big things again with his friends. Fatally, he is always preceded by some gentlemen from better ...
Heintje - Einmal wird die Sonne wieder scheinen
When the bank clerk Klaus Helwig is arrested on suspicion of embezzlement, his son Heintje, whose mother died at birth, comes to his grumpy grandfather's house. Heintje manages to win his heart and pr...
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Der Kommissar is a German television series about a group of detectives of the Munich homicide squad. All 97 episodes, which were shot in black-and-white and first broadcast between 1969 and 1976, wer...
Hurrah, the School Is Burning
A new teacher, Dr. Dr. Bach, is transferred from his quiet village elementary school to the Mommsen Gymnasium, bringing along his nephew Jan. Bach's lackadaisical methods raise the suspicions of the o...
Pepe, der Paukerschreck
Mommsen Gymnasium director Taft secretly places his nephew as a spy with the difficult class of Pepe Nietnagel. During the celebration for the 100th anniversary, a simulated fire forces the school to ...
Don't bother to ask. They always say yes.
The Man with the Glass Eye
A pool-hall is used as the front for a white slavery ring.
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Zur Hölle mit den Paukern
Pepe Nietnagel and his fellow students of the Mommsen school come up with all kinds of ideas to get out of doing any actual school work. This includes simulating suicides, setting off the air-raid si...
Zum Teufel mit der Penne
Pepe Notnagel (who inexplicably had his name changed from the first movie's Nietnagel) and his classmates scheme to get around doing any actual school work by cheating or sending their teachers to the...
The Moment to Kill
Two famous gunmen, Lord and Bull are called to a southern western town by a judge to retrace a gold reserve, worth $500.000 which was hidden in the last days of the Civil War, by a Confederate colonel...
The College Girl Murders
Police try to track down a hooded serial killer who murders his victims with a combination of acid and poison gas
When Night Falls on the Reeperbahn
A crime reporter (Erik Schumann) uncovers a lurid plot by a Hamburg gang to dose impressionable young girls with LSD in order to enslave them into prostitution. Featuring mad killers, psychedelic acid...
Almost a Hero
Towards the end of World War II, the fictitious French mountain village of Molinette is occupied by German troops. Because of sleep aid, served by his French girlfriend Hélène, the German corporal Kar...
Alexandra is a model who comes to Berlin to rekindle an affair she started in Rome with businessman Joachim Steigenwald. But he pretends to be too busy for her and has his employee take Alexandra sigh...
Tante Frieda - Neue Lausbubengeschichten
The 13-year-old Ludwig is to have for every joke. At boarding school he cuts his stern teacher, Captain a. D. Semmelmaier, during the nap from the beard. The angry pedagogue then sends the spoiled fla...
The Sinister Monk
A hooded serial killer finds a novel way to murder his victims--he lashes them to death with a whip. The police try to track him down before any more murders occur.
Liebesgrüße aus Tirol
Dr. Stefan Burger (Peter Weck) wants to take over the management of a home for children. Together with Rena (Gitte Hænning) he gets involved in a small scam.
Legend of a Gunfighter
After his parents are killed in a stagecoach holdup, a young man learns to be an expert gunman and with his dog Shorty, sets out to avenge their deaths.
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Ein Mann mit Grundsätzen?
The day before chemist Dr. Hans Wynhold leaves for a six months business trip to Africa, he meets chemistry student Christa Weiden. They spend the evening together in St. Pauli and fall in love. She d...
A circus film made as a deliberately escapist release at a time when the Second World War was starting to turn against Germany and its allies.
Der Herr im Haus
Clothes Make the Man
The daydreaming tailor Wenzel is fired from his job, because the fancy frock he was supposed to cut for the mayor, he instead made for himself. He is allowed, however, to take the frock, which he appr...
Achtung! Feind hört mit!
This is the war and everybody in Germany should beware : the enemy is listening. One family in particular had better be even more careful than the average citizen of the Reich : the Kettwigs. Indeed t...
Robert und Bertram
After the two vagabonds Robert and Bertram flee from prison, they get to know the innkeeper’s daughter Lenchen at the “Silver Swan” Inn. Because her father is in desperate need of money, Lenchen is t...
Kitty and the World Conference
The setting is Lugano (Switzerland), where an apparently very important world conference takes place. The film tells the story of the young Kitty (Hannelore Schroth), who works as a manicurist at the...
The Stars Shine
German all-star musical from 1938 that was a big commercial success.
Napoleon Is to Blame for Everything
English Lord Arthur avershoot is a passionate Napoleon scholar who badly neglects his wife Josephine for his obsession with the French emperor. When the cranky historian travels to a Napoleon conferen...
Joan of Arc
France in the 15th Century: The country is marked by the wars with England and internal power struggles. King Charles sees himself powerless against the state. As emerges from the people suddenly a yo...
The Testament of Dr. Mabuse
After a detective is assaulted by thugs and placed in an asylum run by Professor Baum, he observes the professor's preoccupation with another patient, the criminal genius Dr. Mabuse the hypnotist. Whe...
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