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Hotel Terminus - The Life and Times of Klaus Barbie

  • DVD
  • 2 discs
  • Region 1 USA/CA (info)
  • This documentary traces Barbie's life from his childhood in Germany to his rise as a renowned SS interrogator and torturer known as the "Butcher of Lyon," and asks the troubling question: how did this wanted criminal escape trial for forty years? Winner--1988 Best Feature Documentary Academy Award.
  • Critic Reviews
    "...Spellbinding....A fine, serious work by a film maker unlike any other..."
    New York Times

    Included in The New York Times "10 BEST FILMS OF 1988"
    New York Times

    "...A dense and complex film....The near-universal moral vacuity revealed by the film is devastating..."
    Film Comment

    "...To watch HOTEL TERMINUS is like seeing a great novel come alive on the screen, for it is dense with characters, epic in scale, and it deals with the eternal conflict between good and evil..."
    Los Angeles Times

    "...You're glued to the screen for three hours....The movie is filled with intentional black-comic elements..."
    USA Today

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  • Genre: Documentary
  • Run Time: 267:00
  • UPC: 854565001275
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