The Lives of Others (2007) A riveting fictional drama (and nominee for Best Foreign Language Film) about a secret policeman in 1984 East Berlin who spies on other peoples' lives,… 2007-02-09 R PT137M Drama Foreign Language Sebastian Koch Ulrich Muhe Sony Pictures Classics
Movie Review

The Lives of Others (2007)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Limited Release: Feb 09, 2007; Rated: R; Length: 137 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Foreign Language; With: Sebastian Koch and Ulrich Muhe; Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

A riveting fictional drama (and nominee for Best Foreign Language Film) about a secret policeman in 1984 East Berlin who spies on other peoples' lives, and learns about himself.

Originally posted Feb 16, 2007 Published in issue #922 Feb 23, 2007 Order article reprints