24.9. - 3.10.2020

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans USA 2009 | 121 min | OV | Colour | FF 2009

Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog, born in 1942, director, writer, producer of more than 50 films. His many films include“Nosferatu” (1979), “Fitzcarraldo” (1982), “Rescue Dawn” (2006), the documentaries “Mein liebster Feind” (1999), “Grizzly Man” (2005) and “Encounters at the End of the World” (2007).

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Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendez, Val Kilmer– the thriller Werner Herzog boasts a veritable star cast. Detective Terence McDonagh (Cage), of New Orleans Homicide, saves an inmate from drowning in the midst of hurricane “Katrina”, and is promoted to lieutenant. But he injured his back so badly, he can only work under drugs. Soon his lifecentres on addiction. As he pursues the drug dealer Big Fate, who massacred an African family, it seems that solving the case will bring about his own salvation. Set in a city in ruins, Herzog presents the protagonists’ inner selves as their real threat.
Orig. Title: Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Director: Werner Herzog
Screenplay: William Finkelstein
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Val Kilmer, Tom Bower
Producer: Edward R. Pressman,Elliott Rosenblatt
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Mark Isham
Director of Photography: Peter Zeitlinger
Production Design: Tony Corbett
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor: Splendid Film
World Sales:
Production: Millennium Films


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