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The Best Rainer Werner Fassbinder Movies  

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List of the best Rainer Werner Fassbinder movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Rainer Werner Fassbinder's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Rainer Werner Fassbinder movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Rainer Werner Fassbinder movies will be at the top of the list. Rainer Werner Fassbinder has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Rainer Werner Fassbinder movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Rainer Werner Fassbinder films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Rainer Werner Fassbinder role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Rainer Werner Fassbinder performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This is a list that includes films like Katzelmacher and I Only Want You to Love Me.

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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Ulla Jacobsson, Kurt Raab
Fox and His Friends, also known as Right Fist of Freedom, is a 1975 West German film written and directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, starring Fassbinder himself, Peter Chatel and Karlheinz ...more
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Hanna Schygulla, Ulli Lommel
Love is Colder Than Death is a 1969 German black-and-white film directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, his first feature film. The cinematographer Dietrich Lohmann and the cast as an ensemble won ...more
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Steven Spielberg, Jean-Luc Godard, Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Room 666 is a 1982 documentary film directed by German film director Wim Wenders. During the 1982 Cannes Film Festival, Wenders set up a static camera in room 666 of the Hotel Martinez and ...more
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Annemarie Düringer, Doris Schade
Bourbon Street Blues is 1979 short film written by Georg Borgel,Hans Schmid,Hans Schönherr,Douglas Sirk and Tennessee Williams and directed by Hans Schönherr,Douglas Sirk and Tilman
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Hanna Schygulla, Irm Hermann
Katzelmacher is a 1969 West German film directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder. The film centers on an aimless group of friends whose lives are shaken up by the arrival of an immigrant Greek ...more
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Ulli Lommel, Jean-Claude Dreyfus
Shadow of Angels is a 1976 Swiss drama film directed by Daniel Schmid. It was entered into the 1976 Cannes Film Festival.
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Erni Mangold, Johanna Hofer
I Only Want You to Love Me is a 1976 drama film written and directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder.
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Kamikaze 1989 Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Boy Gobert, Günther Kaufmann
Kamikaze 1989 is a 1982 West German cyberpunk thriller film co-written and directed by Wolf Gremm, based on the 1964 novel Murder on the Thirty-First Floor by Per Wahlöö. It stars ...more
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Lou Castel, Hanna Schygulla
Beware of a Holy Whore is a 1971 West German drama film written and directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder which features Lou Castel, Eddie Constantine, Hanna Schygulla and Fassbinder himself. ...more
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Mario Adorf, Vadim Glowna
Germany in Autumn is a 1978 West German omnibus film about the German Autumn. The film is composed of contributions from different filmmakers, including Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Alexander ...more
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The Tenderness of Wolves is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rainer Werner Fassbinder Movies
The Tenderness of Wolves Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Kurt Raab, Brigitte Mira
The Tenderness of Wolves, is a 1973 West German film, produced by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, directed by Ulli Lommel and based on the crimes of German serial killer and cannibal Fritz Haarmann. ...more