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Regular Guys (1996)
"Echte Kerle" (original title)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Romance  -  30 May 1996 (USA)
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Christoph, cop and self-confident macho, has trouble with his fiance. After a long night he wakes up in the arms of Edgar, a good-looking, gay auto-mechanic. His live gets more and more ... See full summary »

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Christoph Schwenk
Carin C. Tietze ...
Helen
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Edgar
Oliver Stokowski ...
Mike
Rudolf Kowalski ...
Kallenbach
Dieter Brandecker ...
Deichsel
Daniela Ziegler ...
Iris
Ina Weisse ...
Karin
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Marco
Heinz-Werner Kraehkamp ...
Mofafahrer (Motorbike Driver)
Edgar M. Böhlke ...
(as Edgar M. Boehlke)
Antonio Putignano ...
Pizzabote (Pizza Deliverer)
Martin Ankermann ...
Herr Tanner
Karina Marmann ...
Ursula
Philipp Seiser ...
Anton
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Christoph, cop and self-confident macho, has trouble with his fiance. After a long night he wakes up in the arms of Edgar, a good-looking, gay auto-mechanic. His live gets more and more troublesome after his girl friend throws him out of their apartment and as last resort he moves to Edgars place. Working together with a new, good-looking, very self-confident, female collegue, but living with a good-looking gay guy makes him pretty uncertain about his sexuality and his role as a cop. Written by Konstantin Articus <KArticus@aol.com>

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Wer ein Auto klaut, hat die Polizei am Hals. Oder im Bett. Oder beides.

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A cool fun film
6 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A cool fun film. Rarely is a gay-themed movie interesting in it's entirety, and this one delivers. It's a contemporary story of a cop, a bit down on his luck, and where circumstances lead him, and how it changes his life and friends; all with good humor and fun. Perhaps it's not as slick as most Hollywood fare; but then Hollywood could never handle the sensitivity and characters of this story. Sure, you have to read subtitles, but the dialog is direct, intelligent, funny, and always moving this tale forward; so one quickly gets caught up in this story. With an easy-on-the-eyes cast, and some beefcake; whether you are gay, straight, or just confused, you're gonna like it.


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