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Begegnung mit Werther (1949)

The infatuated young Werther (Horst Caspar) meets in a village at a festivity the beautiful Lotte (Heidemarie Hatheyer) and falls in love with her. But Lotte is already engaged. Werther ... See full summary »

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Horst Caspar ...
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Lotte
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Albert
Rudolf Reiff ...
Amtmann - Lotte's Father
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Walter Kottenkamp ...
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Graf
Harald Mannl ...
Gesandter
Christiane Felsmann ...
Frl. von Bassenheim
Arthur Mentz ...
Bauernbursche
Friedrich Siemers ...
Schreiber Heinrich
Klaus Behrendt
Heinz Burkhardt
Herbert Gernot
Erika Georgi
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The infatuated young Werther (Horst Caspar) meets in a village at a festivity the beautiful Lotte (Heidemarie Hatheyer) and falls in love with her. But Lotte is already engaged. Werther realizes that his love is hopeless and leaves. When he returns, Lotte is yet married but unhappy. Again their love flames up, which leads to a very deep despair of Werther. Finally he chooses suicide.

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5 August 1949 (West Germany)  »

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Encounter with Werther  »

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