Based on a Vladimir Nabokov novel, Rainer Werner Fassbinder's hypnotic drama stars Dirk Bogarde as a Jewish-Russian chocolate manufacturer in early 1930s Berlin. Seeking an escape from his stifling existence, Bogarde hatches a scheme to assume the identity of a stranger he sees as his doppelgänger. With Andréa Ferréol, Klaus Löwitsch; scripted by Tom Stoppard. 121 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English; "making of" documentary; interviews. Filmed in English.