Why does Herr R. Run Amok?

Warum läuft Herr R. Amok?, feature film, 1970

DIRECTED BY: Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Why does Herr R. Run Amok?

Kurt Raab,
Lilith Ungerer,
Amadeus Fengler

Rainer Werner Fassbinder,
Michael Fengler

Dietrich Lohmann

Mister R. is a typical example of a normal person, even though his boss would like him to move one step ahead from this technical pedantry towards solving problems. Mrs. R. begins to climb up the social scale and has expensive tastes. What was there to make him commit the cruel crime he eventually committed?  

color, 88 min