About

Itinerant projection-equipment repairman Bruno Winter (Rüdiger Vogler) and depressed hitchhiker Robert Lander (Hanns Zischler)--a doctor who has just been through a break-up with his wife and a half-hearted suicide attempt--travel along the Western side of the East-German border in a repair truck, visiting worn-out movie theaters, learning to communicate across their differences. The film feature...

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Directed by

Wim Wenders

Written by

Wim Wenders (Screenplay)

Runtime

175 minutes

Country

Germany

Language

German

Cast

Keywords

suicide road movie male friendship german democratic republic

Lists

#284 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?