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The Wave (2008)  link to The Wave on IMDb  

Number: Blue 35a

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IMDb Rating:
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7.6/10 (82144 votes)

Country: German, 107 minutes

Spoken Languages: German

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama

Director(s): Dennis Gansel

Cast: Jürgen Vogel (as Rainer Wenger), Frederick Lau (as Tim Stoltefuss), Max Riemelt (as Marco), Jennifer Ulrich (as Karo), Elyas M'Barek (as Sinan)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English, Spanish

Plot Outline: High school teacher, Rainer Wegner, may be popular with the students, but he's also unorthodox. He's forced to teach autocracy for the school's project week. He's less than enthusiastic at first, but the response of the students is surprising to say the least. He forces the students to become more invested in the prospect of self rule, and soon the class project has its own power and eerily starts to resemble Germany's past. Can Wegner and his class realize what's happening before the horrors start repeating themselves?

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Apr 26, 2017