Fox and His Friends

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Fox and His Friends ★★★½ Faustrecht der Freiheit; Fist Right of Freedom 1975

Fassbinder's breakthrough tragi-drama, about a lowly gay carnival barker who wins the lottery, thus attracting a devious, exploiting lover, who takes him for everything he has. In German with English subtitles. 123m/C VHS, DVD . GE Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Peter Chatel, Karl-Heinz Boehm, Adrian Hoven, Harry Baer, Ulla Jacobsson, Kurt Raab; D: Rainer Werner Fassbinder; C: Michael Ballhaus.