Liebe ist klter als der Tod (1970)
Movie: Liebe ist klter als der Tod
- Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
- Stars: Ulli Lommel, Hanna Schygulla, Katrin Schaake, Liz Sllner, Gisela Otto, Ursula Strtz, Monika Nchtern, Hans Hirschmller, Les Olvides, Peer Raben, Howard Gaines, Peter Moland, Kurt Raab, Peter Berling, Anastassios Karalas
- Release Date: January 16, 1970
- Run Time: 88 min
- Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Unusual gangster story, in which a small-time pimp Franz, who is torn between his mistress and Bruno the gangster sent after him by the syndicate that he has refused to join. Things are turned on their head when Franz and Bruno become friends, to the point that they even share Franz’s girlfriend Joanna. But Joanna soon becomes bored of Bruno, and when he plots a bank robbery, she reports it to the police before Bruno’s scheme to kill her can succeed. Bruno is shot dead by the police, but the lovers manage to escape.