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Something for Everyone (1970)

Konrad, a handsome country boy in post-war Austria, charms his way into a butler position at the castle of a widowed countess that lost her fortune. Before long the opportunistic boy is ... See full summary »

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Countess Herthe von Ornstein
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Konrad Ludwig
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Helmuth Von Ornstein (as Anthony Corlan)
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Anneliese Pleschke
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Lotte Von Ornstein
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Mrs. Pleschke
John Gill ...
Mr. Pleschke
Wolfried Lier ...
Klaus
Klaus Havenstein ...
Rudolph
Walter Janssen ...
Father Georg
Erik Jelde ...
Bit Part
Despo Diamantidou ...
Bobby (as Despo)
Enzi Fuchs ...
Waitress
Erland Erlandsen ...
Schoenfeld
Hans Pössenbacher ...
Carl
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Konrad, a handsome country boy in post-war Austria, charms his way into a butler position at the castle of a widowed countess that lost her fortune. Before long the opportunistic boy is running the entire household. As he starts affairs with both the countess's son and the daughter of a whealthy businessman, the idea grows to get his two lovers to marry each other and make the house rich again. Written by Chris Abbenhuis <keller@telebyte.nl>

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10 April 1975 (Denmark)  »

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Trivia

Renowned theater personality Harold Prince's debut as film director and one of only two theatrical films he has ever directed. See more »

Quotes

Countess Herthe von Ornstein: There are no more real men. Facsimiles, that's all. Facsimiles!
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Connections

Featured in Homo Promo (1993) See more »

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Das kleine Rendezvous
Written by Karl Schachinger and Max Schachinger
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something, indeed
14 May 2003 | by (Ottawa, Canada) – See all my reviews

Charming, machiavellian drifter manipulates widowed aristocrat and her family to gain control of the estate. Exemplary characters and script, and striking scenery for atmosphere. Viewers may also enjoy "A New Leaf" (1971).(Rating: A)


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