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Bertie
Tina Ruland ...
Uschi
Stefan Gebelhoff ...
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Lena Sabine Berg ...
Florentine (as Sabine Berg)
Michael Kessler ...
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Nadja Naidenow ...
Angie
Ömer Simsek ...
Hakan
Beatrice Manowski ...
Sabine
Martin Armknecht ...
Axel
Karin Johnson ...
Freundin Axel
Uwe Fellensiek ...
Disco-Besitzer
Jürgen Schornagel ...
Herr Ecker
Jockel Tschiersch ...
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Olaf Ploetz ...
Vorsitzender Taubenverein
Liz Becker ...
Berties Mutter
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Both "Manta, Manta" as well as "Manta - Der Film (1991)" were cash-ins on the then-popular "Opel Manta"-jokes. See more »

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The Manta enters the lake facing away from shore, but is pulled out the other way around. See more »

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Fun stuff error
25 August 2007 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

In the "Fun Stuff" section writes:

"Factual errors: When Berti drives a race against a VW Golf, both drivers pull the handbrake and press the pedal to burn some rubber. This is not possible, because the Opel Manta is a rear wheel driven model, and the handbrake also brakes the rear wheels."

This "so called" error is not an error actually. I own one of these cars and i modified the handbrake system so that it controls the front brakes. Works perfect for burnout. And I did the modification BEFORE I saw the film. So the German might have done the same thing in 1991.

And if anyone knows where i can find a genuine DVD with English subtitles please let me know.


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