Best Daniel Brühl movies

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Best Daniel Brühl movies
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TOP 25:
In Tranzit
In Tranzit
Daniel Brühl as: Klaus
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 2007
Nazi POWs suspected of heinous acts are locked up in a Soviet women's prison run by vengeful female guards. To weed out the guilty, the innocent must pay. Can supposed enemies turn into great loves? Based on a true post-World War II story, this drama stars Thomas Kretschmann, John Malkovich and Vera Farmiga in a bitter game of cat and mouse and a battle between hate and humanity, mercy and revenge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Thekla Reuten movies?

TOP 24:
The Fifth Estate
The Fifth Estate
Daniel Brühl as: Daniel Domscheit-Berg
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2013
A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website's growth and influence led to an irreparable rift between the two friends.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alicia Vikander movies?


TOP 23:
2 Days in Paris
2 Days in Paris
Daniel Brühl as: Lucas
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2007
Adam Goldberg delivers "an uproarious study in transatlantic culture panic" as Jack, an anxious, hypochondriac-prone New Yorker vacationing throughout Europe with his breezy, free-spirited Parisian girlfriend, Marion. But when they make a two-day stop in Marion's hometown, the couple's romantic trip takes a turn as Jack is exposed to Marion's sexually perverse and emotionally unstable family.

TOP 22:
Burnt
Burnt
Daniel Brühl as: Tony
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2015
Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sienna Miller movies?

TOP 21:
Ladies in Lavender
Ladies in Lavender
Daniel Brühl as: Andrea
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2004
Andrea, a gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm. When the Widdington sisters discover the handsome stranger on the beach below their house, they nurse him back to health. However, the presence of the musically talented young man disrupts the peaceful lives of Ursula and Janet and the community in which they live.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Natascha McElhone movies?


TOP 20:
EVA
EVA
Daniel Brühl as: Alex
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Release: 2011
In 2041, humans live side-by-side with robots and androids. A well-known cybernetic engineer, Alex Garel, returns to his hometown to create a new model of robot child.

TOP 19:
A Most Wanted Man
A Most Wanted Man
Daniel Brühl as: Max
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2014
A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg and becomes a person of interest for a covert government team which tracks the movements of potential terrorists.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robin Wright movies?

TOP 18:
Alone in Berlin
Alone in Berlin
Daniel Brühl as: Escherich
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Release: 2016
Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had long believed in the ‘Führer’ and followed him willingly, but now they realise that his promises are nothing but lies and deceit. They begin writing postcards as a form of resistance and in a bid to raise awareness: Stop the war machine! Kill Hitler! Putting their lives at risk, they distribute these cards in the entrances of tenement buildings and in stairwells. But the SS and the Gestapo are soon onto them, and even their neighbours pose a threat.


TOP 17:
All Together
All Together
Original Title: Et si on vivait tous ensemble ?
Daniel Brühl as: Dirk
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2011
Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Geraldine Chaplin movies?

TOP 16:
Salvador (Puig Antich)
Salvador (Puig Antich)
Daniel Brühl as: Salvador Puig Antich
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2006
The story of Salvador Puig Antich, one of the last political prisoners to be executed under Franco's Fascist State in 1974.

TOP 15:

Love in Thoughts

Love in Thoughts
Original Title: Was nützt die Liebe in Gedanken
Daniel Brühl as: Paul Krantz
Genre: Drama
Release: 2004
A posthumous look at the last days of Guenther's life as he, his best friend, and his sister let loose on a four-day binge of alcohol, drugs, and sex.


TOP 14:

John Rabe

John Rabe
Daniel Brühl as: Dr. Rosen
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 2009
A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Steve Buscemi movies?

TOP 13:

Lessons of a Dream

Lessons of a Dream
Original Title: Der ganz große Traum
Daniel Brühl as: Konrad Koch
Genre: Drama
Release: 2011
An English teacher brings soccer to a German school in the 19th Century.

TOP 12:

The White Sound

The White Sound
Original Title: Das weisse Rauschen
Daniel Brühl as: Lukas
Genre: Drama
Release: 2001
Lukas, a young schizophrenic man, has to deal with a new town, a new relationship, and the paranoia in his head.

TOP 11:

A Friend of Mine

A Friend of Mine
Original Title: Ein Freund von mir
Daniel Brühl as: Karl
Genre: Drama
Release: 2006
An introverted insurance executive at a car rental service is annoyed by his hyperactive, garrulous coworker, but the two end up becoming friends.


TOP 10:

The Edukators

The Edukators
Original Title: Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei
Daniel Brühl as: Jan
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2004
Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.

TOP 9:

Colonia

Colonia
Daniel Brühl as: Daniel
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, History
Release: 2016
A young woman's desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody ever escaped from.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Emma Watson movies?

TOP 8:

The Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum
Daniel Brühl as: Martin Kreutz
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2007
Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne must finally uncover his dark past while dodging The Company's best efforts to eradicate him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Strathairn movies?

TOP 7:

The Zookeeper's Wife

The Zookeeper's Wife
Daniel Brühl as: Lutz Heck
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2017
The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jessica Chastain movies?

TOP 6:

Woman in Gold

Woman in Gold
Daniel Brühl as: Hubertus Czernin
Genre: Drama
Release: 2015
Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes rightfully belongs to her family. She did so not just to regain what was rightfully hers, but also to obtain some measure of justice for the death, destruction, and massive art theft perpetrated by the Nazis.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charles Dance movies?


TOP 5:

Joyeux Noel

Joyeux Noel
Original Title: Joyeux Noël
Daniel Brühl as: Horstmayer
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Release: 2005
France, 1914, during World War I. On Christmas Eve, an extraordinary event takes place in the bloody no man's land that the French and the Scots dispute with the Germans…
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Diane Kruger movies?

TOP 4:

Captain America: Civil War

Captain America: Civil War
Daniel Brühl as: Helmut Zemo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2016
Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best William Hurt movies?

TOP 3:

Good Bye Lenin!

Good Bye Lenin!
Daniel Brühl as: Alexander 'Alex' Kerner
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2003
An affectionate and refreshing East/West-Germany comedy about a boy whose mother was in a coma while the Berlin wall fell and when she wakes up he must try to keep her from learning what happened (as she was an avid communist supporter) to avoid shocking her which could lead to another heart attack.

TOP 2:

Rush

Rush
Daniel Brühl as: Niki Lauda
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 2013
A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.

TOP 1:

Inglourious Basterds

Inglourious Basterds
Daniel Brühl as: Private First Class Fredrick Zoller
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Release: 2009
In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. Aldo Raine soon cross paths with a French-Jewish teenage girl who runs a movie theater in Paris which is targeted by the soldiers.



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