Watch free German Movies & TV Series online / English subtitles



When people think of German cinema, they think of War movies. Plenty of them indeed, but online you can stream old classics and see the foundations of European culture. From expressionism to new wave movies.
Enjoy free German movies. Germany is the film country of filmmakers like Werner Herzog, Wim Wenders & Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Explore Germany's public domain cinema & television on The Vore. Legally watch free German movies online with English subtitles (Youtube, Hulu & Archive.org etc.).

Where to watch movies in Germany?
Netflix.com/de
Maxdome.de
Itunes
Mubi


Free German movies movies in the public domain.


Our selection of public domain German movies & short films on Youtube, Archive.org & Vimeo.

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    Kleingeld (1999)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFHGkihWmtU&t=131s

    GenreShort,
    DirectorMarc-Andreas Bochert
    CastFrank Lienert, Rolf Fahrenkrog-Petersen & Kerstin Nikodemus
    Length15 minutes
    KeywordsElusive •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkKleingeld online

    Countdown (1995)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9uaggWFwxM

    GenreShort,
    DirectorMarcel Kyrill
    CastHeinz Hoenig & Marcel Kyrill
    Length7 minutes
    KeywordsAbsurd • Fascinating •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkCountdown online

    Schwarzfahrer (1993)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XFQXcv1k9OM

    GenreShort,
    DirectorPepe Danquart
    CastSenta Moira, Paul Outlaw & Stefan Merki
    Length12 minutes
    KeywordsGripping • Precise •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkSchwarzfahrer online

    The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)

    https://youtu.be/aimAeeDx2p4

    GenreDrama,Horror,
    DirectorRobert Wiene
    CastWerner Krauss, Conrad Veidt & Friedrich Feher
    Length71 minutes
    KeywordsDazzling • Spooky •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkThe Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) online

    M (M - Eine Stadt Sucht einen Mörder) (1931)


    GenreCrime,Thriller,
    DirectorFritz Lang
    CastPeter Lorre, Gustaf Gründgens & Otto Wernicke
    Length117 minutes
    KeywordsHorrifying • Thrilling •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkM (M - Eine Stadt Sucht einen Mörder) online

    Metropolis (1927)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0NzALRJifI

    GenreDystopian,Science Fiction,
    DirectorFritz Lang
    CastAlfred Abel, Brigitte Helm & Gustav Fröhlich
    Length118 minutes
    KeywordsExtraordinary • Futuristic •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkMetropolis online

    Titanic (1943)


    GenreAction,Adventure,
    DirectorWerner Klingler & Herbert Selpin
    CastSybille Schmitz, Hans Nielsen & Kirsten Heiberg
    Length90 minutes
    KeywordsAction-packed • Adventurous •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkTitanic online

    Der Golem, Wie Er in die Welt Kam (1920)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LxmzVaYji3c

    GenreFantasy,Horror,
    DirectorPaul Wegener & Carl Boese
    CastPaul Wegener, Albert Steinrück & Lyda Salmonova
    Length91 minutes
    KeywordsSpell-binding • Uncanny •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkDer Golem, Wie Er in die Welt Kam online

    Faust (1926)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Flnxq2HMOqA

    GenreDrama,Horror,
    DirectorF.W. Murnau
    CastGösta Ekman, Emil Jannings & Camilla Horn
    Length115 minutes
    KeywordsBased on a Novel • Horrifying •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkFaust online

    Nosferatu (1922)

    https://youtu.be/FC6jFoYm3xs

    GenreFantasy,Horror,
    DirectorF.W. Murnau
    CastMax Schreck, Gustav von Wangenheim & Greta Schröder
    Length93 minutes
    KeywordsAstonishing • Spooky •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkNosferatu online

    Der Student von Prag (1913)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OuvIvwSi1gI

    GenreDrama,Horror,
    DirectorStellan Rye & Paul Wegener
    CastPaul Wegener, John Gottowt & Grete Berger
    Length83 minutes
    KeywordsExceptional • Haunting •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkDer Student von Prag online

    Werner Herzog Filmemacher (1986)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1tuQtBhiUA&list=PL83A6C1B57BF6274E

    GenreDocufiction,
    DirectorWerner Herzog
    CastWerner Herzog, Reinhold Messner & Lotte Eisner
    Length30 minutes
    KeywordsBiographical • Insightful •
    CountryGermany •
    Stream linkWerner Herzog Filmemacher online


All these above English subtitled German movies can be watched without downloading. But if you wish, you CAN legally download public domain movies.

Legal subtitled German movies online

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Television.

Where to stream tv online in Germany?
nowtv.de (RTL)
ardmediathek.de
zdf.be


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