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24 October 1937 (Finland) See more »
Relations between Huckebein, a humble tailor, and Greizinger, a wealthy farmer, become strained after... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Karl Valentin ... Sebastian Huckebein, Schneidermeister
Liesl Karlstadt ... Barbara, seine Frau
Ilse Petri ... Evi, beider Tochter
Reinhold Bernt ... Franzl, Schneidergeselle

Hans Leibelt ... Jacob Greizinger
Volker von Collande ... Andreas, sein Sohn (as Volker v. Collande)
Albert Florath ... Paul Huberding, Gastwirt

Käthe Haack ... Wally, seine Frau
Käte Merk ... Rosa, beider Nichte
Aribert Wäscher ... Georg Sonnweber, Tanzlehrer
Gerhard Bienert ... Ingenieur Poppe
Martha Ziegler ... Moni, Wirtschafterin bei Greizinger
Lucie Euler
Hanni Weisse (as Hanni Weiße)

Ilse Rose-Vollborn
Gerti Ober
Klaus Pohl
Hanns Waschatko (as Hans Waschatko)
Hans Halder ... Kommissar (as Hans Halden)
Karl Junge-Swinburne (as Carl Junge-Swinburne)
Walter Doerry (as Walter Dörry)
Hans Weidecker ... Tanzpaar
Sylvia Prillinger ... Tanzpaar (as Silvia Prillinger)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Else Wunsch ... (uncredited)

Directed by
Erich Engels 
Writing credits
Max Neal (play "Der Hunderter im Westentaschl") and
Max Ferner (play "Der Hunderter im Westentaschl")

Erich Engels (adaptation) and
Max Neal (adaptation)

Produced by
Erich Engels .... producer (uncredited)
Original Music by
Werner Bochmann 
Cinematography by
Edgar S. Ziesemer  (as Edgar Ziesemer)
Film Editing by
Johanna Schmidt 
Set Decoration by
Paul Markwitz 
Heinrich Richter 
Production Management
Otto Jahn .... production manager
William Neugebauer .... unit manager
Sound Department
Martin Müller .... sound
Crew believed to be complete

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92 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Tobis-Klangfilm)


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They're back, 18 November 2012
Author: cynthiahost from United States

*** This review may contain spoilers ***

The teams back!from ,Kirschenin Nachbars Garten.Erick Engels director, Karl Valentin, Liesl Karlstadt,Rienhold Bernt,Alberth Florath,who shows up in all German films of 33 and 45 as well as after word.But the back ground is different.It's in the farming community of Germany with it's yodels and it's folk music and Folk dancing ,that was exploited by the third Reich against modern music. Valentin is now is a struggling tailor,the word it'self has become a taboo by the politically correct but ignore them, Sebatian. Liesl Karlstadst,plays his wife. Reinhold Bernt plays his assistant.The character has a girl friend,played by Kate Merk, who is still with us at the time of this writing,who works for her Uncle and Aunt ,played by Abert Florath and Kathie Haak,who runs a hotel and restaurant and Grocery store. Bernt's character always finds a way to steal food from the grocery store for his struggling employers. Then there's The tailors daughter,played by Ilse Perti and the greedy wealthy farmer son,played by Volker Von Collande. The greedy Farmer is played by Hans Liebelt. He owes the tailor 100 marks and is too greedy to pay it .This has broken up his son and the tailors daughter to get married.One day The farmers maid ,played by Martha Ziegler notices that her boss has a fake mark ,She warns him to be careful about where he put it.Some how it ends up in the new vest of a new suit that the dancing teacher,who's a alcoholic, played by Ariber Washcer has commissioned the tailor to make.They don't have big change so he says to keep it.They don't know it fake.They some how found out it came from the farmer vest.So he pick it up and they gladly give it back.The farmer is duped by the assistance when he claimed that the health water he took was from the land.It's really iodine.the farmer wants to buy the land from the tailor offering ten thousands Reichsmarks.Thinking it's valuable .This plot is pulled by the assistance to help his employer to have more money and the bring Evi and Andrew back together.Well as Soon As Sebastian the Taylor And Jacob the land owner go to a lawyer and sign an Agreement .They go out celebrating at a modern night club.A tap dancing jazz number by Hans Weidecker and Sylvia Pillinger , with a mysterious invisible male chorus singing the title of the movie.Earlier the farmer had Engineer Poppe, played By Gierhard Bienert , finding out from him the farmer discover it was scam. The farmer calls the deal off.The tailor end up paying the party with the fake bill and ends up in jail.The whole families end up fighting against each other with the police commissioner. The film ends up , at the annual Summer dance festival.The engineer finds out that the property has minerals.So the farmer agrees to re buy the land.But he is not aware that he paid more 100,000. Reichsmarks. Now the assistant Franzl is now head of the estate. Evi and Andrew is back together .Jacob ends up beating up Franzl for having to pay more .Funny folk comedy form Nazi Germany.11/18/12

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