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Knife in the HeadThe sometimes wraithlike Bruno Ganz (Nosferatu) is all intensity as Hoffman, a scientist left partially paralyzed after he's shot by police. As...Knife in the HeadDrama, Foreign LanguageUnratedThe sometimes wraithlike Bruno Ganz (Nosferatu) is all intensity as Hoffman, a scientist left partially paralyzed after he's shot by police. As...1994-08-05
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Knife in the Head

Genre: Drama, Foreign Language; Starring: Bruno Ganz, Angela Winkler; Director: Reinhard Hauff; MPAA Rating: Unrated

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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