By Christian Holub
Updated September 25, 2015 at 07:56 PM EDT

Labyrinth of Lies

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Giulio Ricciarelli’s film is set in the years after World War II, as Germany struggles with the legacy of the Holocaust. An ambitious young lawyer (Alexander Fehling) teams up with a journalist (André Szymanski) to prosecute former SS soldiers who have reintegrated into society. Despite all their hard work (the old-school investigation is like The Wire reimagined in postwar Europe), they find no easy answers. Fehling gives a commanding physical performance as he transitions from ambition to despair to, finally, resolve. A–

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Labyrinth of Lies

2105 movie
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  • Movie
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mpaa
  • R
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  • 121 minutes
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