R | | Drama, Thriller
In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.
Included among the "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", edited by Steven Schneider.
Stand still. Eyes to the floor.
Guard: Walk on.
When Dreymann is putting on his tie before his birthday party with the assistance of his neighbor, Frau Meineke, he finishes the job by folding down and adjusting his shirt collar. In the next shot, his shirt collar is "up" once again and needs to be folded back down.
€814,337 (Germany) (26 March 2006)
$11,286,112 (USA) (13 September 2007)
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