The Good German

The Good German Trailers

Original title The Good German
Category Drama, Mystery, Thriller
UK Release Date
Production year 2006
Production Country
Directors Steven Soderbergh
Cast George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire, Tony Curran, Leland Orser, Beau Bridges, Jack Thompson, Robin Weigert, Ravil Isyanov, Christian Oliver, Dominic Comperatore, Dave Power, Don Pugsley, John Roeder


An American journalist played by George Clooney arrives in Berlin just after the end of World War Two. He becomes involved in a murder mystery surrounding a dead GI who washes up at a lakeside mansion during the Potsdam negotiations between the Allied powers. Soon his investigation connects with his search for his married pre-war German lover played by Cate Blanchett.