Young Toerless
Young Toerless (1966)

Toerless (Matthieu Carriere) attends school at an early 20th Century Austrian military boarding school. He is distracted from the school's attempts to educate and train the young boys by the brutality of a few select students. As the… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 22, 2000
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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

Where Anderson uses educational oppressiveness to trigger the students' revolutionary impulses, Schlöndorff presents it as an incubator for the horrors ahead

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James Plath
Movie Metropolis

Noir life at a German boy's school, made more compelling in black and white.

Mark Palermo
Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

The movie's disturbing power is in presenting how tyranny creeps into smaller, undisclosed facets of life.

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In "Young Torless," Basini(Marian Seidowsky) is in a bit of a pickle at a boarding school. Due to whoring and gambling, he is not only broke, but… More