Hotel Terminus: The Life and Times of Klaus Barbie
Hotel Terminus: The Life and Times of Klaus Barbie (1988)

This typically long (267 minutes!) and very thorough Marcel Ophüls documentary traces the life--both as Nazi official and fugitive from justice--of accused war criminal Klaus Barbie. Produced in Paris, the film for the most part, avoids the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 1, 1988
DVD Release Date: October 26, 2010
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Cole Smithey

[VIDEO ESSAY] a bitter reminder that those in authority will continue to abuse their authority with impunity knowing that even if they are caught there will be plenty of similarly dirty allies to protect them.

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Jim Hunter
A French documentarian copiously researches the life and death and career of Klaus Barbie. Most narratives about World War II and the Nazi regime are whittled… More