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Chinese Roulette
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Chinese Roulette 1976

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Chinese Roulette 1976 15

86 mins Federal Republic of Germany Director. Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Psychodrama with a vengeance: Anna Karina stars in Fassbinder’s first international co-production; another deadly assault on the institution of marriage, drenched in gothic atmosphere. An embittered adolescent (‘they hate me because I’m crippled!’) brings her emotionally estranged parents together for a country-house weekend full of shocking revelations.

Michael Ballhaus’s camera, ruthless and restless, leads us through a labyrinth of lies.

Directed by

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Featuring

Ulli Lommel

Margit Carstensen

Anna Karina

Genres

Drama

Collection

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Certificate

15 Contains moderate nudity and violence

Released

1976

Country

Federal Republic of Germany

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