Der Krieger und die Kaiserin (The Princess and the Warrior)
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Der Krieger und die Kaiserin (The Princess and the Warrior)
Heroic thief Bodo unexpectedly saves the life of psychiatric hospital worker Sissi. As she recovers from her injuries, Sissi becomes obsessed with finding her savior and tracks him down. But Bodo wants nothing to do with her until she helps him escape during a botched bank robbery
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 61%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This is bravura filmmaking and a movie not to be missed."
‑ Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel
"Mesmerizing fable of frozen grief and stubborn love."
‑ Rita Kempley, Washington Post
"How do you follow up with one of the most kinetic films ever made? The obvious answer would be to slow things down, take a more introspective and less visceral approach. In short, do something different."
‑ Jason Gorber, Film Scouts
"It's a fascinating mix, even when the straight-faced melodrama clangs against such wicked, poker-faced absurdism."
‑ Sean Burns, Philadelphia Weekly
"If I could have found more about the human condition uncovered that was plausible, I would have been more receptive to the quirks in this film..."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Often fascinating but bizarre and, ultimately, unsatisfying."
‑ Susan Stark, Detroit News
"You don't have any idea what's going to happen next."
‑ Desson Thomson, Washington Post
"...a film that's gorgeous to look at, but completely hollow and devoid of compelling characters."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"Una película muy regular, después del sabor que nos dejó Corre Lola Corre."
‑ Luis Martinez, Cinenganos
"It's hard to think of another movie that satisfies in such unorthodox ways."
‑ Robert W. Butler, Kansas City Star
"Every person's behavior, Tykwer demonstrates with a flourish, is ultimately a matter of chance."
‑ Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly
"This is a love story, but it isn't one you've ever seen before."
‑ Eric Harrison, Houston Chronicle
"Potente proves her versatility as an actress here with a much more subdued character, but is still capable of delivering powerhouse emotional scenes"
‑ Brian Mckay, eFilmCritic.com
"An endurance test of overly long sequences bereft of impact."
‑ Mike DeWolfe, Apollo Guide
"A slow trudge up a sadly shallow hill."
‑ Steve Schneider, Orlando Weekly