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Michael Kohlhaas (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $78,664 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $16,977 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $95,641
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With the age of feudalism in decline, Europe rests at a tense crossroads between the old world and the new. Respected, well-to-do horse merchant Michael Kohlhaas is a loving husband and family man leading a peaceful existence, until a ruthless nobleman steals his horses, setting off a chain of irreversible events. Kohlhaas resorts to extremes after these crimes destroy his livelihood and trust in the law, igniting a rampage through the countryside in his quest for justice.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 30th, 2014 (Limited) by Music Box Films, released as Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas
Video Release: August 26th, 2014 by Music Box Films Video
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 122 minutes
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Keywords: Costume Drama, Class Warfare, Revenge, Vigilante, Government Corruption, Inspired by a True Story
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Les Films d'Ici, Looks FilmProduktionen, Arte France Cinema, ZDF/ARTE, Rhone-Alpes Cinema, Cinema Herodiade
Production Countries: France,


   Michael Kohlhaas
Bruno Ganz    Governor
Denis Lavant    Theologian
Melusine Mayance    Lisbeth
David Kross    Clergyman
Delphine Chuillot    Judith
Sergi Lopez    One-armed Man
Amira Casar    Abbess
David Bennent    Cesar
Paul Bartel    Jeremie
Roxane Duran    Princess
Swann Arlaud    Baron
Jacques Nolot    Lawyer

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Christelle Berthevas
Screenwriter    Arnaud des Pallieres
Story Creator    Heinrich Von Kleist
Assistant Director    Frederic Goupil
Casting Director    Sarah Teper
Casting Director    Leila Fournier
Director of Photography    Jeanne Lapoirie
Sound Mixer    Jean-Pierre Duret
Costume Designer    Anina Diener
Set Designer    Yan Arlaud
Editor    Sandie Bompar
Editor    Arnaud des Pallieres
Composer    Martin Wheeler
Composer    Les Witches
Mixing    Melissa Petit Jean
Unit Production Manager    Christian Paumier
Line Producer    Florence Gilles
Executive Producer    Serge Lalou
Associate Producer    Martina Haubrich
Associate Producer    Gunnar Dedio

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