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Brainwashed

6.8
145
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Original title
Schachnovelle
Year
Running time
103 min.
Country
Germany - West Germany (FRG) Germany - West Germany (FRG)
Director
Screenwriter
Gerd Oswald, Harold Medford (Novel: Stefan Zweig)
Music
Hans-Martin Majewski
Cinematography
Günther Senftleben (B&W)
Cast
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Producer
Roxy Film
Genre
Drama | Chess. 1930s. Psychological Drama. Nazism
Movie Groups
Stefan Zweig Adaptations
New
Synopsis / Plot
In 1938 Austria shortly after the Nazi occupation, a prominent Viennese intellectual, Werner von Basil, is arrested for smuggling art treatures out of the country and imprisoned by the Gestapo in a hotel room without any mental sustence of any kind to break him down to make him talk while a young ballerina, named Irene Adreny whom is the lover of the SS officer Berger playing mind games on von Basil, tries to intervene and help the poor intellectual keep his mind intact. Based on Stefan Zweig's short novel "The Royal Game and Other Stories."
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