Helmut in All His Glory

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Young Helmut Berger was softer, more feminine, slyer than Alain Delon. Helmut's performance as fascist pedophile Martin Von Essenbeck in The Damned (1969) is what earned him his reputation. Pain showed in every frame, as if he carried the full drama of an aging Europe on his slim shoulders. Watch this angel of decadence put on Marlene Dietrich's ... See the Rest