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List of Sebastian Koch Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Lives of Others (2006)
90
17
The Lives of Others
R
90
17

This drama thriller film takes us to 1984 East Berlin, and revolves around a corrupt agent of the secret police, who is conducting surveillance on a pro-Socialist playwright and his girlfriend. However, over some time, he finds himself increasingly attracted towards the girlfriend.

As:
Cast
Role:
Georg Dreyman
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
2. Gloomy Sunday (1999)
10
3
Gloomy Sunday
10
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Romance, Drama
3. Black Book (2006)
23
7
Black Book
R
23
7

During the time of the Second World War, a girl named Rachel joins the Dutch resistance after Netherlands is occupied by German forces. Eventually, she tries to flee to Southern Netherlands, along with a local man named Rob.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ludwig Müntze
Director:
Paul Verhoeven
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Matthias Schoenaerts, Thom Hoffman, Carice van Houten, Halina Reijn
4. The Tunnel (2001)
9
3
The Tunnel
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Matthis Hiller
Genres:
History, Thriller, Drama
5. Bridge of Spies (2015)
66
21
Bridge of Spies
PG-13
66
21

In 1957, Russian spy Rudolf Abel is arrested in New York City and is defended by principled lawyer James B. Donovan. Meanwhile, Francis Powers’ U-2 spy plane is shot down in the USSR and he is imprisoned. Ultimately, with great risk to his own life, Donovan facilitates the exchange of Abel and Powers at the Glienicke Bridge. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
History, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Alan Alda, Mark Rylance, Domenick Lombardozzi, Victor Verhaeghe, Mark Fichera, Brian Hutchison
6. Amen. (2002)
10
4
Amen.
10
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Costa-Gavras
Genres:
Crime, Biography, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Michel Duchaussoy, Mathieu Kassovitz, Ulrich Tukur, Ulrich Mühe, Ion Caramitru
7. The Danish Girl (2015)
39
16
The Danish Girl
R
39
16

The heartbreaking tale is based on the true story of Danish painters Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. When Gerda asks her husband Einar Wegener to pose as a woman, it triggers his dormant gender identity as a woman. Einar adopts the name Lili and undergoes the world’s first gender reassignment surgery but sadly dies of complications. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Hooper
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography
Star Cast:
8. In the Shadow (2012)
7
3
In the Shadow
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Zenke
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
9. Kalinka (2016)
7
3
Kalinka
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dieter Krombach
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Crime
10. Unknown (2011)
50
24
Unknown
PG-13
50
24

A serious car-accident leads Dr. Martin Harris to a coma. After waking up, no one recognizes him, he finds another man impersonating him, and assassins hunting him. With the help of taxi driver Gina, he uncovers he is an assassin and Martin Harris is just a persona. Martin redeems himself by saving Bressler the target of his assignation.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Jaume Collet-Serra
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Mystery
11. The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (2013)
7
3
The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Heinz Wittmer (voice)
Director:
Dayna Goldfine, Daniel Geller
Genres:
Mystery, History, Documentary, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
12. Operation Valkyrie (2004)
7
3
Operation Valkyrie
PG-13
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Oberst Claus Graf Schenk von Stauffenberg
Genres:
History, Biography, War, Drama
14. Flirt (1995)
6
3
Flirt
R
6
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Parker Posey, Paul Austin, Robert John Burke, Martin Donovan, Erica Gimpel
15. O Theos agapaei to haviari (2012)
5
4
O Theos agapaei to haviari
TV-14
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Varvakis
Director:
Yannis Smaragdis
Genres:
History, Adventure, Biography
Star Cast:
John Cleese, Catherine Deneuve, Juan Diego Botto, Evgeniy Stychkin, Olga Sutulova
16. Billionaire Ransom (2016)
5
4
Billionaire Ransom
Not
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Bobby Hartmann
Director:
Jim Gillespie
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Ed Westwick, Dominic Sherwood, Phoebe Tonkin, Hari Dhillon, Jeremy Sumpter
17. A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
30
28
A Good Day to Die Hard
R
30
28

NYPD cop, John McClane tries to help his son Jack who is under arrest for an attempted murder. He discovers that Jack is infact an undercover CIA agent trying to protect Komarov, a whistle-blower with a secret file carrying evidence against a high ranking Russian official. The two now have to get together to safeguard Komarov and prevent a deadly plot from striking the Chernobyl region.

As:
Cast
Role:
Komarov
Director:
John Moore
Genres:
Action, Thriller
18. Never Look Away (2018)
0
0
Never Look Away
R
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Prof. Carl Seeband
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
19. Bel Canto (2018)
0
0
Bel Canto
TV-MA
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Messner
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
20. Todesspiel (1997)
10
2
Todesspiel
10
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Documentary, Thriller
21. Freundinnen (1994)
10
2
Freundinnen
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marcel
Genres:
Romance
22. Woanders scheint nachts die Sonne (1997)
9
2
Woanders scheint nachts die Sonne
9
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
23. Zwei vom gleichen Schlag (1996)
9
2
Zwei vom gleichen Schlag
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sven Eisner
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
24. Der Tanz mit dem Teufel - Die Entführung des Richard Oetker (2001)
7
3
Der Tanz mit dem Teufel - Die Entführung des Richard Oetker
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard Oetker
Director:
Peter Keglevic
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Günther Maria Halmer, Sophie von Kessel, Tobias Moretti
25. Fog in August (2016)
8
3
Fog in August
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Werner Veithausen
Genres:
Drama, War
26. Tauerngold (2003)
7
3
Tauerngold
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jakob Hirzbacher
27. Kollaps (2002)
7
3
Kollaps
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Konrad Lange
Genres:
Drama
28. Ein unmöglicher Lehrer (1993)
7
3
Ein unmöglicher Lehrer
7
3
As:
Cast
29. Gewagtes Spiel (1997)
7
3
Gewagtes Spiel
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Noack
Genres:
Mystery
30. Princesse Marie (2004)
7
3
Princesse Marie
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Benoît Jacquot
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Catherine Deneuve, Anne Bennent, Heinz Bennent, Isild Le Besco
31. Transit (1991)
7
3
Transit
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Gerhardt
Genres:
Drama
33. Der Tod kam als Freund (1991)
6
3
Der Tod kam als Freund
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Gerhard Selb (Jung)
Genres:
Thriller
34. Eine Liebe für den Frieden - Bertha von Suttner und Alfred Nobel (2014)
6
3
Eine Liebe für den Frieden - Bertha von Suttner und Alfred Nobel
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Alfred Nobel
Genres:
Drama, Biography
35. Der Mann mit der Maske (1994)
6
3
Der Mann mit der Maske
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bernhard 'Bernd' Schild
Genres:
Drama
36. Zwei Tage Hoffnung (2003)
6
3
Zwei Tage Hoffnung
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Helmut Kaminski
Director:
Peter Keglevic
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Matthias Habich, Lisa Martinek, Hans Werner Meyer
37. Oktober November (2013)
6
3
Oktober November
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Andreas
Genres:
Drama
38. Hart to Hart: Two Harts in 3/4 Time (1995)
6
3
Hart to Hart: Two Harts in 3/4 Time
6
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Tuchner
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Wagner, Joan Collins, Stefanie Powers, Jeff Kaake, Daniela Amavia
39. The Burning Snail (1996)
6
3
The Burning Snail
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Gerd
Genres:
Drama
40. Der Mörder und die Hure (1996)
6
3
Der Mörder und die Hure
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Roman
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
41. The Flying Classroom (2003)
6
3
The Flying Classroom
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Robert 'Nichtraucher' Uthofft
Genres:
Drama, Family, Comedy
42. Manipulation (2011)
5
3
Manipulation
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry Wind
Director:
Pascal Verdosci
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Klaus Maria Brandauer, Thomas Douglas, Susanne Abelein, Markus Merz
43. Ein fast perfekter Seitensprung (1996)
5
3
Ein fast perfekter Seitensprung
5
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
44. Die Rückkehr des schwarzen Buddha (2000)
5
3
Die Rückkehr des schwarzen Buddha
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Max / Nick
Genres:
Adventure
45. Der Rosenmörder (1998)
5
3
Der Rosenmörder
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bernd
Genres:
Thriller
46. Nanà (1999)
5
3
Nanà
5
3
As:
Cast
47. In jeder Sekunde (2008)
5
3
In jeder Sekunde
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Hans Frick
Genres:
Drama
48. Auf dem Vulkan (2007)
5
3
Auf dem Vulkan
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Moritz Jung
Genres:
Drama
49. Die Rache der Carola Waas (1999)
5
3
Die Rache der Carola Waas
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bernd Waas
Genres:
Drama, Crime
50. Ende einer Leidenschaft (1997)
5
3
Ende einer Leidenschaft
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin Zenker
51. The Weekend (2012)
5
3
The Weekend
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jens Kessler
Genres:
Drama
52. Schwarzes Blut (1999)
5
3
Schwarzes Blut
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Patrick Schönfeldt
Genres:
Thriller
53. Effi Briest (2009)
5
4
Effi Briest
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Geert von Instetten
Genres:
Romance, Drama
54. Der Mörder meiner Mutter (1999)
4
3
Der Mörder meiner Mutter
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Marc Balthasar
Genres:
Thriller
55. Fähre in den Tod (1996)
4
3
Fähre in den Tod
4
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Action
56. Schrecklicher Verdacht (1995)
3
4
Schrecklicher Verdacht
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Ernst Hoffmann
Genres:
Thriller
57. Blutige Spur (1995)
3
3
Blutige Spur
3
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Daniel
Genres:
Thriller
58. Rudy: The Return of the Racing Pig (2007)
3
4
Rudy: The Return of the Racing Pig
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Thomas Bussmann
Genres:
Family
59. Das Tal der Schatten (1999)
3
3
Das Tal der Schatten
3
3
As:
Cast
Role:
von Sviet
Genres:
Mystery
60. Tödlicher Umweg (2004)
2
3
Tödlicher Umweg
2
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Philipp
Genres:
Thriller
61. Cosima's Lexikon (1992)
2
3
Cosima's Lexikon
2
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Sven
Genres:
Comedy
62. Suspension of Disbelief (2012)
2
3
Suspension of Disbelief
TV-MA
2
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin
Genres:
Thriller

TV Shows

Alles außer Mord!
9
2
Alles außer Mord!
9
2
As:
Cast
Ärzte
9
2
Ärzte
9
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Senta Berger, Friedrich von Thun, Dorothee Hartinger, Konstantin Wecker
Der letzte Zeuge
8
2
Der letzte Zeuge
8
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Ulrich Mühe, Gesine Cukrowski, Jörg Gudzuhn, Renate Schroeter
Napoléon
8
3
Napoléon
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Yves Simoneau
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, War, Romance, Biography, History
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Isabella Rossellini, Gérard Depardieu, Christian Clavier, Anouk Aimée
Der Fahnder
7
3
Der Fahnder
7
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Barbara Valentin, Dietrich Mattausch, Hans-Jürgen Schatz
Schimanski
7
3
Schimanski
7
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Götz George, Denise Virieux, Julian Weigend
Bella Block
7
3
Bella Block
7
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Ein starkes Team
6
3
Ein starkes Team
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Rosa Roth
6
3
Rosa Roth
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Udo Kier, Iris Berben, Dieter Laser, Jockel Tschiersch
Sperling
6
3
Sperling
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Derrick
6
3
Derrick
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Lilli Palmer, Maria Schell, Horst Buchholz, Christine Kaufmann
Anwalt Abel
6
3
Anwalt Abel
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Bruno Ganz, Günther Maria Halmer, Peter Sattmann, Saskia Vester
Camelot
11
6
Camelot
TV-MA
11
6
As:
Cast
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Joseph Fiennes, Eva Green, Claire Forlani, Philip Winchester
A Case for Two
6
3
A Case for Two
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Günter Strack, Barbara Valentin, Claus Theo Gärtner, Renate Kohn
The Old Fox
5
3
The Old Fox
5
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Horst Buchholz, Michael Ande, Markus Böttcher, Ulf Söhmisch
Sea Wolf
6
3
Sea Wolf
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Wolf Larsen / ... (2 episodes, 2009)
Director:
Mike Barker
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Neve Campbell, Tim Roth, Stephen Campbell Moore, Andrew Jackson
Die Männer vom K3
5
3
Die Männer vom K3
5
3
As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Hartmut Reck, Thomas Kretschmann, Alexander Pelz
Wolffs Revier
3
3
Wolffs Revier
3
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Jürgen Heinrich, Kaspar Heidelbach, Jürgen Bretzinger, Peter Fratzscher, Ilse Hofmann
Genres:
Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Max Riemelt, Jürgen Heinrich, Nadine Seiffert, Gerd Wameling, Klaus Pönitz
Maître Da Costa
1
3
Maître Da Costa
1
3
As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Horst Buchholz, Roger Hanin, Jean-Claude Caron, Pierre Malet