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Paris, Texas | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Paris, Texas  145 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [23 Aug 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 16 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Aurore Clément, Dean Stockwell, Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski
Plot:  Travis Henderson, an aimless drifter who has been missing for four years, wanders out of the desert and must reconnect with society, himself, his life, and his family.
Writer:  L.M. Kit Carson (adaptation), Sam Shepard, Walter Donohue (story editor: Channel 4)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  West Germany, France, UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kings of the Road | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Kings of the Road  175 min,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [01 Jan 1977]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Hanns Zischler, Lisa Kreuzer, Rudolf Schündler, Rüdiger Vogler
Plot:  A traveling projection-equipment mechanic works in Western Germany along the East-German border, visiting worn-out theatres. He meets with a depressed young man whose marriage has just broken up, and the two decide to travel together.
Writer:  Wim Wenders
Language:  German, English    Country:  West Germany    More Info:  IMDB
Alice in the Cities | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Alice in the Cities  110 min,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [17 May 1974]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edda Köchl, Lisa Kreuzer, Rüdiger Vogler, Yella Rottländer
Plot:  A German journalist is saddled with a nine-year-old girl after encountering her mother at a New York airport.
Writer:  Wim Wenders, Veith von Fürstenberg (contributing writer)
Language:  German, English, Dutch    Country:  West Germany    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wings of Desire | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Wings of Desire  128 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Fantasy, Romance]  [Wim Wenders]  [06 May 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 79/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 18 wins & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Bruno Ganz, Curt Bois, Otto Sander, Solveig Dommartin
Plot:  An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.
Writer:  Wim Wenders (screenplay by), Peter Handke (screenplay by)
Language:  German, English, French, Turkish, Hebrew, Spanish, Japanese    Country:  West Germany, France    More Info:  IMDB
Lumière and Company | Movie Details for Director Theodoros Angelopoulos, Vicente Aranda, John Boorman, Youssef Chahine, Alain Corneau, Costa-Gavras, Raymond Depardon, Francis Girod, Peter Greenaway, Lasse Hallström, Hugh Hudson, Gaston Kaboré, Abbas Kiarostami, Cédric Klapisch, Andrey Konchalovskiy, Spike Lee, Claude Lelouch, Bigas Luna, Sarah Moon, Arthur Penn, Lucian Pintilie, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Jerry Schatzberg, Nadine Trintignant, Fernando Trueba, Liv Ullmann, Jaco Van Dormael, Régis Wargnier, Wim Wenders, Yoshishige Yoshida, Yimou Zhang, Merzak Allouache, Gabriel Axel, Michael Haneke, James Ivory, Patrice Leconte, David Lynch, Ismail Merchant, Claude Miller, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Jacques Rivette | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Lumière and Company  88 min,  [Documentary]  [Theodoros Angelopoulos, Vicente Aranda, John Boorman, Youssef Chahine, Alain Corneau, Costa-Gavras, Raymond Depardon, Francis Girod, Peter Greenaway, Lasse Hallström, Hugh Hudson, Gaston Kaboré, Abbas Kiarostami, Cédric Klapisch, Andrey Konchalovskiy, Spike Lee, Claude Lelouch, Bigas Luna, Sarah Moon, Arthur Penn, Lucian Pintilie, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Jerry Schatzberg, Nadine Trintignant, Fernando Trueba, Liv Ullmann, Jaco Van Dormael, Régis Wargnier, Wim Wenders, Yoshishige Yoshida, Yimou Zhang, Merzak Allouache, Gabriel Axel, Michael Haneke, James Ivory, Patrice Leconte, David Lynch, Ismail Merchant, Claude Miller, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Jacques Rivette]  [20 Dec 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeffe Alperi, Max von Sydow, Merzak Allouache, Pernilla August, Romane Bohringer, Theodoros Angelopoulos
Plot:  40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière brothers.
Writer:  Philippe Poulet (original idea)
Language:  French, English, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Greek, Japanese, Mandarin    Country:  France, Denmark, Spain, Sweden    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Buena Vista Social Club | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Buena Vista Social Club  105 min,  G,  [Documentary, Music]  [Wim Wenders]  [04 Jun 1999]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 81/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Compay Segundo, Eliades Ochoa, Ibrahim Ferrer, Joachim Cooder, Rubén González, Ry Cooder
Plot:  Aging Cuban musicians whose talents had been virtually forgotten following Castro's takeover of Cuba, are brought out of retirement by Ry Cooder, who travelled to Havana in order to bring the musicians together, resulting in triumphant performances of extraordinary music, and resurrecting the musicians' careers.
Writer:  Wim Wenders (by), Nick Gold (original concept)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  Germany, USA, UK, France, Cuba    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The American Friend | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  The American Friend  125 min,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Wim Wenders]  [28 Sep 1977]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Bruno Ganz, Dennis Hopper, Gérard Blain, Lisa Kreuzer
Plot:  Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
Writer:  Patricia Highsmith (novel), Wim Wenders
Language:  German, English, French    Country:  West Germany, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Until the End of the World | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Until the End of the World  158 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Wim Wenders]  [25 Dec 1991]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 87%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Chick Ortega, Enzo Turrin, Pietro Falcone, Solveig Dommartin, William Hurt
Plot:  In 1999, Claire's life is forever changed after she survives a car crash. She rescues Sam and starts traveling around the world with him. Writer Eugene follows them and writes their story, as a way of recording dreams is being invented.
Writer:  Peter Carey (screenplay), Wim Wenders (screenplay), Wim Wenders (original idea by), Solveig Dommartin (original idea by), Michael Almereyda
Language:  English, French, Italian, Japanese, German    Country:  Germany, France, Australia, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Faraway, So Close! | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Faraway, So Close!  140 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Fantasy, Romance]  [Wim Wenders]  [21 Dec 1993]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Bruno Ganz, Horst Buchholz, Mikhail Gorbachev, Otto Sander, Peter Falk
Plot:  A group of angels in the German capital look longingly upon the life of humans.
Writer:  Wim Wenders (script by), Ulrich Zieger (script by), Richard Reitinger (script by), Ulrich Zieger (dialogue by)
Language:  German, French, English, Italian, Russian    Country:  Germany    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lisbon Story | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Lisbon Story  100 min,  PG,  [Drama, Music]  [Wim Wenders]  [12 May 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Canto e Castro, Patrick Bauchau, Rüdiger Vogler, Vasco Sequeira
Plot:  The director Friedrich Monroe has trouble with finishing a silent b&w movie about Lisbon. He calls his friend, the sound engineer Phillip Winter, for help. As Winter arrives Lisbon weeks ...
Writer:  Wim Wenders
Language:  English, Portuguese, German    Country:  Germany, Portugal    More Info:  IMDB
Hammett | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Hammett  97 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Wim Wenders]  [17 Sep 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Frederic Forrest, Marilu Henner, Peter Boyle, Roy Kinnear
Plot:  Fictional account of real-life mystery writer Dashiell Hammett, and his involvement in the investigation of a beautiful Chinese cabaret actress' mysterious disappearance in San Francisco.
Writer:  Joe Gores (novel), Dennis O'Flaherty, Thomas Pope (adaptation), Ross Thomas
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The State of Things | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The State of Things  121 min,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [18 Feb 1983]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Allen Garfield, Geoffrey Carey, Isabelle Weingarten, Jeffrey Kime, Rebecca Pauly, Samuel Fuller
Plot:  On location in Portugal, a film crew runs out of film while making their own version of Roger Corman's Day the World Ended (1955). The producer is nowhere to be found and director Friedrich...
Writer:  Robert Kramer (screenplay), Wim Wenders (screenplay), Joshua Wallace
Language:  English, French    Country:  Netherlands, UK, West Germany, France, Spain, Portugal, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Beyond the Clouds | Movie Details for Director Michelangelo Antonioni, Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Beyond the Clouds  112 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Michelangelo Antonioni, Wim Wenders]  [27 Oct 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, Metacritic 66/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Chiara Caselli, Fanny Ardant, Irène Jacob, John Malkovich
Plot:  Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, ...
Writer:  Tonino Guerra, Michelangelo Antonioni (screenplay), Wim Wenders, Michelangelo Antonioni (book), Soheil Ghodsy (French adaptation)
Language:  French, English, Italian    Country:  France, Germany, Italy    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Submergence | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Submergence  112 min,  [Drama, Romance, Thriller]  [Wim Wenders]  [13 Apr 2018]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Alexander Siddig, Alicia Vikander, Celyn Jones, James McAvoy
Plot:  In a room with no windows on the eastern coast of Africa, a Scotsman, James More, is held captive by jihadist fighters. Thousands of miles away in the Greenland Sea, Danielle Flinders ...
Writer:  Erin Dignam (screenplay), J.M. Ledgard (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  Germany, France, Spain, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Every Thing Will Be Fine | Movie Details for Director Wim Wenders | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 38%  Every Thing Will Be Fine  118 min,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [02 Apr 2015]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 28%, Metacritic 32/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Claude Chamberlain, Gilbert Wahiakeron, James Franco, Peter Miller
Plot:  One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas accidentally hits and kills a child. Will he be able to move on?
Writer:  Bjørn Olaf Johannessen
Language:  English    Country:  Germany, Canada, France, Sweden, Norway    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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