Kings of the Road

1976, Drama, 2h 56m

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While traveling his route along the border between East and West Germany, projector repairman Bruno (Rüdiger Vogler) meets pediatrician Robert (Hanns Zischler) when the latter attempts suicide by driving his car into a shallow lake. From such off beginnings, the two form a genuine friendship as Robert accompanies Bruno on the road. They discuss the decline of German film, the hegemony of America culture and their challenging relationships with women before ultimately parting ways.

Cast & Crew

Rudiger Vogler
Bruno Winter
Hanns Zischler
Robert Lander
Lisa Kreuzer
Pauline, cashier
Rudolf Schündler
Robert's Father
Marquard Bohm
Man Who Lost His Wife
Patric Kreuzer
Little boy
Wim Wenders
Screenwriter
Axel Linstädt
Original Music
Robby Müller
Cinematographer
Maritn Schäfer
Cinematographer
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Critic Reviews for Kings of the Road

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Audience Reviews for Kings of the Road

  • Nov 21, 2011
    a wonderful road movie, a form that's become an american institution, but as one character says here: 'the americans have colonized our subconscious!' beautifully shot in black and white with every scene perfectly framed; if it was a lil bit shorter i could give it 5 stars :) as is, it took me 2 nights to get through, and i'm glad i took my time with it. earthy and ethereal, a tough combination to get right, but wenders manages it here
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