Adam receives a flashlight with special powers: every liar it shines on flies into the air. Production was cancelled in 1965 due to the film's political content. Only in 1989/90 could the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Stephan Jahnke ...
Adam
Gerry Wolff ...
Tember
Manfred Krug ...
Konstantin
Daisy Granados ...
Caroline
Rolf Römer ...
Erasmus
Hanns Anselm Perten ...
Eisenreich
Wolfgang Greese ...
Direktor
Günther Simon ...
Minister
Mathilde Danegger ...
Frau Sonnenberg
Fred Delmare ...
Regisseur Muschel
Günter Junghans ...
Regie-Assistent
Christel Bodenstein ...
Frau Tember
Arthur Jopp ...
Journalist vom 'Frauenorgan'
Marita Böhme ...
Konstantins Freundin
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Angela Brunner
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Storyline

Adam receives a flashlight with special powers: every liar it shines on flies into the air. Production was cancelled in 1965 due to the film's political content. Only in 1989/90 could the director reconstruct the film, where missing sounds and images are replaced with script inserts. Written by DEFA Film Library

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Genres:

Drama | Fantasy

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18 October 1990 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

When You Grow Up, Dear Adam  »

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2.35 : 1
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Censored in 1965, released in 1990. See more »

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Featured in Auge in Auge - Eine deutsche Filmgeschichte (2008) See more »

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