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Cast overview, first billed only:
FM Einheit ...
F.M.
William Rice ...
Jaeger
Christiane Felscherinow ...
Christiana
Britzhold Baron De Belle ...
H-Burger Trainer
Matthias Fuchs ...
H-Burger Manager
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Old Man
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High Priest
Slim Darko ...
Pirate
Erwin Lieske ...
Pirate
Mona Mur ...
Pirate (as Sabine Bredy)
Sigurd Mueller ...
Pirate
Matthias Wein ...
Pirate
Peter Zoyt ...
Pirate
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Pirate (as Alexander von Borsig)
Jeff Moss ...
Pirate
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muzak is more than music

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low but high
12 August 1999 | by (vienna) – See all my reviews

this low budget film, containing lots of technical mistakes, like a blue lettered title in a blue sky, also is an artfilm. it is using a language of pictures (which is wrongly called MTV-style) like the early and contemporary videoart: compilations of tv-pics, computer animations and filmtakes cutted in fast rhythms with an amazing non-musical soundtrack of voices and sounds, best example is the part in the gamehall, where the players melt with the game machines. another film which also use some tv/animation-parts is roland emmerich´s early film "das archenoah prinzip" , but in it there are not this fast rythms and it uses an electronic ambient sound combined with silence. back to decoder, irritating light and dialogues like ingmar bergman make this sci-fi to one of my favorite german films.

sad: there are no more movies of this crew (i never heard of any other film from one of them)


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