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Making Up! (1993)

Abgeschminkt! (original title)
An original satire about women of the 90s in search of the men of their dreams. Franzy believes she's through with men, but desperately needs new amorous story lines for the comic strip she... See full summary »

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Cast

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Frenzy
Nina Kronjäger ...
Maischa
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Rene
Max Tidof ...
Mark
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Susa (as Daniela Lunkewitz)
Peter Sattmann ...
Schwarz
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Party Tier (Party Animal)
Carola Höhne ...
Renes Schwester (Rene's Sister)
Stefan von Moers ...
Mann mit Initiative
Jophi Ries ...
Barkeeper
Sybille Hamm ...
Frau in Rosa (Woman in Pink)
Giovanni Mangano ...
Bodybuilder
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An original satire about women of the 90s in search of the men of their dreams. Franzy believes she's through with men, but desperately needs new amorous story lines for the comic strip she writes for a newspaper. So she observes her friend Maischa struggling to satisfy her need for love -- and someone who knows how to install her new shelf. Since joiner Klaus demands too much attention, she sets her eyes on the good-looking footballer Rene. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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In the company credits you the name of a school is visible, because the movie was actually the final project (sometimes called degree work) of the director, Katja von Garnier, then alumnus at the Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen in Munich, Germany. See more »

Quotes

Frenzy: When I was dressed up like you for the last time, someone offered me twenty dollars for half an hour.
Maischa: You shoud have accepted!
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References Basic Instinct (1992) See more »

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German romantic comedy - American style
12 November 1999 | by See all my reviews

I haven't seen many german movies but 'Widows' came to my mind when I was watching this one, both have female characters for leads but is actually about men.

We all have seen this before many times, some like it and some don't. I gave it a 6.


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