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Hinterholz 8 (1998)

Herbert Krcal lives with his wife and son in a small apartment in Vienna. He dreams of owning his own house but houses are expensive. During a walk in the woods, he finds an old run-down ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Roland Düringer ...
Herbert Krcal
Nina Proll ...
Margit Krcal
Rudolf Rohaczek ...
Philipp Krcal
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Meier
Reinhard Nowak ...
Sepp Forstinger
Lukas Resetarits ...
Willi
Herwig Seeböck ...
Kandler
I. Stangl ...
Gemeinderat
Alfred Dorfer ...
Eberl
Eva Billisich ...
Mrs. Meier
Rudolf Buczolich ...
Margits Vater
Erika Mottl ...
Margits Mutter
Karl Ferdinand Kratzl ...
Mündel + Assistent von Kandler
Andrea Händler ...
Kosmetikerin
Andrea Eckert ...
Dr. Gerda Bleichenberg
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Herbert Krcal lives with his wife and son in a small apartment in Vienna. He dreams of owning his own house but houses are expensive. During a walk in the woods, he finds an old run-down house and decides to buy it. When he begins the renovation he realizes that his new home requires more than some wallpaper and paint. Soon the do-it-yourself handyman is caught up in a home building nightmare. Written by TheFoolWhoHangedTheReaper

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18 September 1998 (Austria)  »

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Улица Хинтерхольц, 8  »

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Remake of Einmal im Leben - Geschichte eines Eigenheims (1972) See more »

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The absolute blockbuster
11 January 2000 | by See all my reviews

One of the best movies of the year - and the absolute blockbuster in Austria. Except for the end this film is an absolute must-see. I wonder, however, if the subtleties of Austrian can be understood outside the country.....


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