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Jürgen Prochnow is a Actor Allemand born on 10 june 1941 at Berlin (German)

Jürgen Prochnow

Jürgen Prochnow
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Nationality German
Birth 10 june 1941 (78 years) at Berlin (German)

Jürgen Prochnow ([ˈjʏɐɡən ˈpʁɔxnoː]; born 10 June 1941) is a German actor. His best-known roles internationally have been as the sympathetic submarine captain in Das Boot (1981), Duke Leto Atreides in Dune (1984), the minor but important role of Kazakh dictator General Ivan Radek in Air Force One (1997), and the antagonist Maxwell Dent in Beverly Hills Cop II (1987).

Biography

Prochnow was married in the 1970s and had a daughter Johanna, who died in 1987. He married Isabel Goslar in 1982, with whom he has two children: a daughter, Mona, and a son, Roman; but they divorced in 1997. He currently divides his time between Los Angeles and Munich. He was involved with Birgit Stein, a German screenwriter and actress. He received American citizenship in 2003.

Best films

The Da Vinci Code (2006)
(Actor)
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
(Actor)
Judge Dredd (1995)
(Actor)
Das Boot (1981)
(Actor)

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Filmography of Jürgen Prochnow (58 films)

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Actor

A Hidden Life
Directed by Terrence Malick
Origin German
Genres Drama, War, Biography
Actors August Diehl, Michael Nyqvist, Jürgen Prochnow, Matthias Schoenaerts, Bruno Ganz, Alexander Fehling
Roles Major Schlegel
Rating74% 3.741513.741513.741513.741513.74151
En 1938, après que les troupes d'Hitler pénètrent en Autriche, Franz Jägerstätter est le seul de son village à voter contre l'Anschluss. Il va ensuite refuser de combattre pour le Troisième Reich. Cet objecteur de conscience va alors être emprisonné à Linz, puis à Berlin.
Remember
Remember (2015)

Directed by Atom Egoyan
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about psychiatry, Films about disabilities
Actors Dean Norris, Christopher Plummer, Martin Landau, Bruno Ganz, Heinz Lieven, Jürgen Prochnow
Roles Rudy Kurlander #4
Rating74% 3.748593.748593.748593.748593.74859
Dans une maison de retraite aux États-Unis, Zev, un homme de 90 ans qui souffre de démence sénile, se réveille en appelant sa femme, Ruth. Il apprend alors à nouveau qu'elle est morte quelques jours avant. Un autre pensionnaire de la maison, Max, lui rappelle sa promesse : après la mort de Ruth, retrouver l'ancien nazi qui a assassiné leurs familles à Auschwitz ; nommé Otto Wallisch, il a pris la fausse identité de Rudi Kurlander. Max, qui est en fauteuil roulant, et Zev sont les deux derniers rescapés à pouvoir le reconnaître.
Hitman: Agent 47, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Clonage, Spy films, Films about computing, Jeu, Transport films, Films about video games, Road movies, Films based on video games, Chase films
Actors Rupert Friend, Zachary Quinto, Hannah Ware, Emilio Rivera, Thomas Kretschmann, Rolf Kanies
Roles Tobias
Rating56% 2.848962.848962.848962.848962.84896
Decades ago, Dr. Piotr Litvenko (Ciarán Hinds) was the head of a program to create clone soldiers, "perfect assassins" with enhanced strength, intelligence, and reflexes, and the inability to feel emotions like guilt or remorse. After having a crisis of conscience, Litvenko disappeared, leaving behind his daughter Katia.
Company of Heroes, 1h40
Directed by Don Michael Paul
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Action
Themes Political films, Films based on video games
Actors Tom Sizemore, Chad Michael Collins, Dimitri Diatchenko, Neal McDonough, Vinnie Jones, Jürgen Prochnow
Roles Luca Gruenewald
Rating51% 2.553312.553312.553312.553312.55331
With the Germans apparently near defeat in the latter part of World War II, a squad of American soldiers from the 2nd Infantry Division on a routine mission near Elsenborn in the Belgian Ardennes encounter a surprisingly strong German tank and infantry force. After a fierce firefight, the Americans escape and try to make their way back to their own lines to report the German surge. En route, they stumble across a German experimental site, still smoldering with flames from some devastating event. Surprisingly, this site is in Heidenfeld, Thuringia in Germany, although their own lines are hundreds of kilometers away in Belgium.
Amigo, La fin d'un voyage, 1h30
Directed by Lars Becker
Genres Thriller
Actors Tobias Moretti, Jürgen Prochnow, Florian David Fitz, Ina Weisse, Uwe Ochsenknecht, Kostja Ullmann
Roles Fredo Kovacs
Rating55% 2.756642.756642.756642.756642.75664
Il y a vingt ans, Amigo Steiger faisait partie d'un groupuscule d'extrême gauche et a participé à l'assassinat du directeur d'une banque. Il a réussi à quitter l'Allemagne et a refait sa vie à Naples, où il est agriculteur. Mais la police criminelle allemande retrouve sa trace. Sur le point d'être interpellé, Amigo tire sur un policier et parvient à s'enfuir. Convaincu d'avoir été dénoncé, il retourne à Hambourg...
Spear of Destiny, 1h53
Origin German
Genres Adventure
Actors Kai Wiesinger, Bettina Zimmermann, Fabian Busch, Sonja Gerhardt, Rudolf Martin, Jürgen Prochnow
Roles Baron Von Haan
Rating46% 2.3154652.3154652.3154652.3154652.315465
Allemagne, de nos jours. Le professeur Bachmann a disparu. Il était à la recherche de la Lance sacrée, qui d'après la Légende, aurait percé le corps du Christ sur la Croix. Des pouvoirs d'invincibilité lui sont également attachés. L'archéologue Erik Meiers décide de partir à la recherche du Professeur, accompagné de sa fiancée Katharine et de Justus, restaurateur d’œuvres d'art. Ils ont aussi à leurs trousses un terrible baron qui rêve de s'emparer de la Lance pour réaliser de sombres projets.
Sinners and Saints, 1h44
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Johnny Strong, Kevin Phillips, Costas Mandylor, Sean Patrick Flanery, Method Man, Kim Coates
Roles Mr. Rhykin
Rating60% 3.048863.048863.048863.048863.04886
Detective Sean Riley (Johnny Strong) is emotionally destroyed after the death of his son and the abandonment of his wife. After the death of his partner, Det. Dave Besson (Kim Coates), Riley's superior, Captain Trahan (Tom Berenger) assigns Riley to investigate a series of murders involving victims burned several times over. One of the victims is the younger brother of infamous gangster Weddo (Method Man), which sparks a gang war in the Big Easy.
Merlin and the War of the Dragons, 1h30
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Science fiction, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes Films about animals, Films about dragons
Actors Jürgen Prochnow
Roles The Mage
Rating36% 1.8187851.8187851.8187851.8187851.818785
In Pre-England Britain, sometime before the birth of King Arthur, Merlin (Simon Lloyd Roberts) is already active and now serves under King Vortigern (Hefin Wyn).
Primeval
Primeval (2007)
, 1h33
Directed by Michael Katleman
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Adventure, Horror
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about animals, Natural horror films
Actors Dominic Purcell, Orlando Jones, Brooke Langton, Jürgen Prochnow, Gideon Emery, Ecstasia Sanders
Roles Jacob Krieg
Rating48% 2.401092.401092.401092.401092.40109
In Burundi, a British forensic anthropologist is examining the corpses in a mass grave, claiming they were all killed in an identical manner. When the woman digs her shovel into what she believes is another grave, an unseen creature attacks, and violently drags her into the river. The UN soldiers accompanying her fire into the water, but only her partially devoured corpse floats to the surface, before being devoured.
Nanking
Nanking (2007)
, 1h28
Directed by Bill Guttentag
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Documentary, Historical
Themes Documentary films about law, Documentary films about war, Documentary films about historical events, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Political films, Documentary films about World War II
Actors Rosalind Chao, Stephen Dorff, John Getz, Woody Harrelson, Mariel Hemingway, Michelle Krusiec
Roles John Rabe
Rating75% 3.795123.795123.795123.795123.79512
In the winter of 1937, the Japanese army occupied Nanking and killed over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of Chinese people, one of human history's worst atrocities. In order to protect Chinese civilians, a small group of European and American expatriates, Western missionaries, professors, and businessmen banded together to save 250,000, risking their own lives.
Beerfest
Beerfest (2006)
, 1h50
Directed by Jay Chandrasekhar
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Kevin Heffernan, Jay Chandrasekhar, M. C. Gainey, Stephen Carlos Lemme, Donald Sutherland, Erik Stolhanske
Roles Baron Wolfgang von Wolfhausen
Rating62% 3.1488953.1488953.1488953.1488953.148895
At the funeral of their German-born grandfather Johann von Wolfhausen (Donald Sutherland), brothers Jan and Todd Wolfhouse (Paul Soter and Erik Stolhanske) discover that family tradition demands they travel to Munich during Oktoberfest to spread his ashes on the Theresienwiese.
The Celestine Prophecy, 1h39
Directed by Armand Mastroianni
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Romance
Actors Matthew Settle, Thomas Kretschmann, Sarah Wayne Callies, Jürgen Prochnow, Annabeth Gish, Héctor Elizondo
Roles Jensen
Rating49% 2.4519852.4519852.4519852.4519852.451985
À l'origine, un manuscrit fabuleux rédigé 600 ans avant Jésus Christ et une prophétie : notre société va subir un grand bouleversement. Intrigué, le héros de cette histoire s'envole pour le Pérou à la recherche du mystérieux grimoire, objet de toutes les convoitises, qui va transformer sa vie. Commence alors une aventure magique et enchanteresse, une dangereuse initiation : une quête en neuf étapes qui le mène au sommet des Andes au coeur de la forêt amazonienne sur la voie des révélations de la vie..
The Da Vinci Code, 2h29
Directed by Ron Howard
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Crime
Themes Peinture, Films about religion
Actors Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou, Ian McKellen, Alfred Molina, Jürgen Prochnow, Paul Bettany
Roles André Vernet
Rating65% 3.299993.299993.299993.299993.29999
A man revealed to be Jacques Saunière is being pursued by a mysterious hooded character known as Silas (Paul Bettany) through the Grand Gallery in the Louvre in Paris. Silas demands the location of the Priory's clef de voûte or "keystone." Under threat of death, Saunière finally confesses the keystone is kept in the sacristy of Church of Saint-Sulpice, "beneath the Rose." Silas thanks him, and then shoots him in the stomach. Meanwhile, American symbologist Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks), who is in Paris as a guest lecturer on symbols and the sacred feminine, is contacted by the French police, and summoned to the Louvre to view the crime scene. He discovers the dying Saunière has created an intricate display using black light ink and his own body and blood. Captain Bezu Fache (Jean Reno) asks him for his interpretation of the puzzling scene.
Chain Reaction, 1h43
Directed by Olaf Ittenbach
Origin German
Genres Horror
Themes Zombie films
Actors Jürgen Prochnow, Dan van Husen
Roles Police Man
Rating35% 1.770471.770471.770471.770471.77047
Après l'accident d'un car transportant des prisonniers, ces derniers s'échappent en forêt et sont confrontés à des zombis.