Anatomy 2

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Anatomy 2
German film poster
Directed byStefan Ruzowitzky
Produced byAndrea Willson
Written byStefan Ruzowitzky
Music byMarius Ruhland
CinematographyAndreas Berger
Edited byHans Funck
Distributed byStrand Releasing
Release date
6 February 2003 (2003-02-06)
Running time
101 minutes
  • German
  • English

Anatomy 2 (German: Anatomie 2) is a 2003 German thriller film written and directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky. It is the sequel to the 2000 film Anatomy, that starred Franka Potente. The story moves to Berlin for this film.


The Heidelberg chapter of the Anti-Hippocratic Society for unrestricted medical research has been shut down, but at a prestigious Berlin hospital the society still thrives. The young neurosurgeon Jo from Duisburg gets caught up in a research group led by doctor Mueller LaRousse, who urges his students to test their progress on themselves. Jo participates in the trials to eventually help his brother, who has Muscular Dystrophy. When Jo and some of his fellow students show some reluctance, Mueller LaRousse uses alternative means to punish them before they can give up the society to Paula Henning, who is now investigating the society for the police.



Home media[edit]

Anatomy 2 was released on DVD by Columbia TriStar on October 14, 2003; and on May 10, the following year. It was later released in 2013 on DVD and Blu-ray by Mill Creek Entertainment on May 7, and 14th respectively.[1]


On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average score of 46 out of 100, based on 5 critics, indicating "Mixed or average reviews".[2]


  1. ^ "Anatomy 2 (2003) - Stefan Ruzowitzky". Allmovie. Retrieved 11 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Critics Reviews for Anatomy 2 - Metacritic". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved February 11, 2019.

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