The Wrong Move

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The Wrong Move ★★½ 1978

A loose adaptation of Goethe's “Sorrows of Young Werther” by screenwriter Peter Handke. Justly acclaimed and engrossing, though slow. Kinski's first film. A young poet, searching for life's meaning, wanders aimlessly through Germany. In German with English subtitles. 103m/C VHS, DVD . GE Nastassja Kinski, Hanna Schygulla, Ruediger Vogler, Hans-Christian Blech; D: Wim Wenders.