Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974) Poster


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Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.

Spun-off from 

The American Soldier (1970)
The story about Emmi and Ali is later portrayed in Angst essen Seele auf.


All That Heaven Allows (1955)
The scene where Emmi's son kicks in the television after he finds out his mother has married an Arab.

Referenced in 

Omnibus: Signs of Vigorous Life: The New German Cinema (1976) (TV Episode)
Mentioned and discussed.
Kolle - Ein Leben für Liebe und Sex (2002) (TV Movie)
a movie is mentioned in a dialog about a relationship with an old woman and a young foreign worker
Angst isst Seele auf (2002) (Short)
Short film about an actor on the way to perform the play based on Fassbinder's movie, Ali: Fear eat the soul.
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story (2005)
A character talks about the meaning behind this movie in great detail.
Free Rainer (2007)
Mentioned in the dialog when the group is thinking about which TV ratings to push
Watchmen: At Midnight, All the Agents... (2008) (TV Episode)
Rorschach's speech pattern is based off of Ali's speech pattern in this film.
Love (2015)
The line "Fear eats the soul" can be heard. It's a reference of this film title, Gaspar Noé is a huge fan of Rainer Werner Fassbinder's work.
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Daniel der Zauberer (2016) (TV Episode)
In his intoxigation Rütten compares the movie with "Angst essen Seele auf"

Featured in 

Century of Cinema: Die Nacht der Regisseure (1995) (TV Episode)
Featured in the Hanna Schygulla segment.
Zomergasten: Episode #10.3 (1997) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
Fassbinder in Hollywood (2002)
segments are shown
Great Directors (2009)
Clips shown
Middle of Nowhere (2012)
The main characters go see this movie on a date.
What Is Cinema? (2013)
Clips shown
Fassbinder (2015)
Documentary about the director of this movie
WatchMojo: Top 10 Inspiring Immigration Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul is #2.

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