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Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant fear of having her cover blown, which unavoidably happens after the German re-unification.

  1. Volker Schlöndorff

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Wolfgang Kohlhaase


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bibiana Beglau

    Bibiana Beglau

    Rita Vogt

  2. Nadja Uhl

    Nadja Uhl


  3. Martin Wuttke

    Martin Wuttke

    Erwin Hull

  4. Harald Schrott

    Harald Schrott

    Andreas Klein

  5. Alexander Beyer

    Alexander Beyer

    Jochen Pettka

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The Legend of Rita



Original Title Die Stille nach dem Schuss

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 24, 2001


Original Language German

Runtime 1h 42m

Budget -

Revenue -



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