|Release Date: May 30, 2014||Running Time: 122 mins.|
|MPAA Rating: None|
|Genre: Adaptation, Drama, Foreign, Period|
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Summary:With the age of feudalism in decline, Europe rests at a tense crossroads between the old world and the new. Respected, well-to-do horse merchant Michael Kohlhaas is a loving husband and family man leading a peaceful existence, until a ruthless nobleman steals his horses, setting off a chain of irreversible events. Kohlhaas resorts to extremes after these crimes destroy his livelihood and trust in the law, igniting a rampage through the countryside in his quest for justice. Inspired by a true story that was adapted by Heinrich von Kleist (1777 - 1811) as a serialized novella.