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Knife in the Head

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Knife in the Head

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
Bruno Ganz, Angela Winkler
director:
Reinhard Hauff
genre:
Drama, Foreign Language

We gave it a C-

The sometimes wraithlike Bruno Ganz (Nosferatu) is all intensity as Hoffman, a scientist left partially paralyzed after he’s shot by police. As he relearns basic motor and speech skills, the slow-paced Knife in the Head charts his progress with a Teutonic exactness that leaves the more relaxed among us ashamed. C-

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