In Munich 1955, German film star Veronika Voss becomes a drug addict at the mercy of corrupt Dr. Marianne Katz, who keeps her supplied with morphine. After meeting sports writer Robert Krohn, Veronika begins to dream of a return to stardom. As the couple’s relationship escalates in intensity, Veronika begins seriously planning her return to the screen — only to realize how debilitated she has become through her drug habit.
Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Actors: Annemarie Düringer, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Cornelia Froboess, Doris Schade, Elisabeth Volkmann, Erik Schumann, Hilmar Thate, Peter Berling, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Rosel Zech
Country: West Germany