- US / Germany / Hungary
- 1h 44min
- Directed by: Agnieszka Holland
- Written by: Stephen J Rivele
- Cast: Ed Harris, Diane Kruger
- Website: www.copyingbeethoven-themovie.com
Anna Holz (Kruger) comes knocking on the door of Ludwig van Beethoven's (Harris) house, the setting for Agnieszka 'Europa Europa' Holland's opus, which concentrates on how Anna ingratiates herself into the gruff old bully's household and inspires him to greatness. The result is yet another bland Euro confection, doomed by epic miscasting, which hits a bum note.
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Copying Beethoven16 Aug 2007
BIOPIC ‘He’s deaf, of course...’ explains a helpful old woman when Anna Holz (Diane Kruger) comes knocking on the door of Ludwig van Beethoven’s house. It’s an awkward introduction followed by the great composer’s heartfelt explanation of how he can…
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