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The Nasty Girl (1990)
"Das schreckliche Mädchen" (original title)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Drama, History  |  March 1991 (USA)
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When a young woman investigates her town's Nazi past, the community turns against her.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lena Stolze ...
Sonja
Hans-Reinhard Müller ...
Juckenack
Monika Baumgartner ...
Sonja's mother
Elisabeth Bertram ...
Sonja's grandma
Michael Gahr ...
Paul Rosenberger
Robert Giggenbach ...
Martin
Fred Stillkrauth ...
Sonja's uncle
Barbara Gallauner ...
Miss Juckenack
Udo Thomer ...
Archivist Schulz
Ludwig Wühr ...
Owner of the Swingboat
Christof Wackernagel ...
Zöpfel
Richard Süßmeier ...
The Mayor
Sandra White ...
Iris
Rudolf Klaffenböck ...
The judge
Karin Thaler ...
Nina
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Storyline

Sonya is a German high school student who decides to write an essay about her town's history during the Third Reich and its resistance to it. To her dismay, and more so the town's, she uncovers instead definite collaboration during the period. As she digs deeper, she must struggle against the town's vocal and violent opposition to her search for the truth. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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$2,281,569 (USA)
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Germany's official submission to the 1991's Oscar in the Best Foreign Language Film category. See more »

Quotes

Local Doctor: If I'd known you'd be famous, I'd have preserved your appendix in alcohol.
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Referenced in Das Mädchen und die Stadt oder: Wie es wirklich war (1990) See more »

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Brilliant
19 January 1999 | by (Atlanta, GA) – See all my reviews

Michael Verhoeven has constructed a masterpiece in this glorious depiction of denial in a small German town. Through a unique style, Verhoeven takes a sensitive topic, the feelings of Germans as to their participation in WWII, and adds a glorious ironic humor to the story.

Lena Stoltz is glorious as Sonja, retaining her youthful charm and appeal throughout the film, from infancy to adulthood. Her apparent youthful innocence is what gives the movie much of its staying power in the minds of its viewers.

This movie is comedy, tragedy, documentary, and social commentary rolled into one glorious package.


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