• Air
  • Paternal Rites
  • Sidney & Friends
  • Duck Butter
  • My Brother's Husband
  • My Big Gay Italian Wedding
  • Liam
  • Oasis
  • Youngstown Metropolitan
  • Skin So Soft (A)
  • Bi China
  • Becoming Bond
  • Spravedlnost
  • Cuky Luky Film
  • Jonny's Sweet Revenge
  • Jupiter's Moon
  • Royal Exchange (The)
  • Perfect Strangers
  • O Outro Lado do Paraíso
  • Checkmate
  • To a More Perfect Union: U.S. v Windsor
  • Pinsky
  • I Am They
  • Tranny Fag
  • Mario
  • Malila: The Farewell Flower
  • Uncle David 2
  • My Own Private Hell
  • Cherry Grove Stories
  • M/M
  • Ice King (The)
  • Collateral
  • Trauma
  • Chi (The)
  • Voices of the Silenced
  • Marriage (The)
  • Who Will Save The Roses?
  • Mi Mejor Amigo
  • McMafia
  • Transformation Street

American Soldier (The)

Germany, German, 80 mins

Original Title

Der Amerikanische Soldat
  • Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • Writer: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • Producer: Peer Raben; Rainer Werner Fassbinder

CGiii Comment

Early Fassbinder............and a perplexing piece of rubbish.

If this was made as a joke............then, only Fassbinder and his arse-licking chums are laughing.

A remarkable career by an unremarkable filmmaker.

Cast & Characters

Karl Scheydt as Ricky;
Elga Sorbas as Rosa von Praunheim;
Jan George as Jan;
Hark Bohm as Doc;
Marius Aicher as Polizist;
Margarethe von Trotta as Zimmermadchen;
Ulli Lommel as Zigeuner;
Katrin Schaake as Magdalena Fuller;
Ingrid Caven as Sangerin;
Eva Ingeborg Scholz as Rickys Mutter

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