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In July (2000)
"Im Juli." (original title)

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Can Daniel follow the sun from Hamburg to the Bosporus by Friday to meet his love?

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Christiane Paul ...
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Isa
Idil Üner ...
Melek
Jochen Nickel ...
Leo
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Luna
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Kellner
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Ernest Hausmann ...
Kodjo
Gábor Salinger ...
Marktverkäufer
Cem Akin ...
Türkischer Grenzbeamter
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Rumänischer Grenzbeamter
Nina Lauterbach ...
Kira
Linda Wagener ...
Anette
Hans Daglioglu ...
Ernie
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Storyline

Daniel is a young teacher in-spe, who in contrast to everyone else plans to stay in Hamburg for the summer. Juli, a girl at the flea-market, wants to get known to Daniel and manages to sell him a Mayan ring with a sun on it, foretelling him that he will meet a girl with a sun. One day later Daniel is already on his way across Europe. It seems the prophecy came true somehow. Written by Oliver Heidelbach

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Im Ernst, im Spaß, im Juli. See more »


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24 August 2000 (Germany)  »

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DEM 5,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The school seen at the beginning is Fatih Akin's former high school. See more »

Goofs

During the end of the film, Daniel, Juli, Isa and Melek pass the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge (Second Bridge) from the European side to the Asian side just after Daniel and Juli are picked up by the others, but seconds later during the helicopter shot they are crossing from the Asian side to the European side on the Bosphorus Bridge (First Bridge). See more »

Quotes

Daniel Bannier: My name's Daniel.
Isa: Isa... So, Daniel. Where are you from?
Daniel Bannier: Hamburg.
Isa: Hamburg! I got an aunt who lives in Hamburg. How do you earn a living?
Daniel Bannier: I'm a student teacher... I'm gonna be a teacher.
Isa: A teacher?... You?
Daniel Bannier: Yeah.
Isa: Shit kiddo. You sure don't look like a teacher.
Daniel Bannier: How do I look.
Isa: Don't know. More like a bum... Going to the fucking south?... To the Turk country, man!
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References A Trip to the Moon (1902) See more »

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Velocidad
Written by Daniel Puente Encina (as Puente)/Menck/Jankowski/Bartel
Performed by Niños con Bombas
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A Miracle: A romantic comedy from Germany that works!!
9 August 2000 | by (Munich, Germany) – See all my reviews

It's almost a miracle: This German film tries to seduce its viewers, and it succeeds! It tells the rather simple story of a young, intelligent man (Moritz Bleibtreu) who doesn't realize that the woman of his dreams (a dread-locked Christiane Paul) is right next to him. Instead he takes on an odyssey from Hamburg, Germany, to Istanbul, Turkey, crossing foreign and often enough hostile grounds (Bavaria, Austria, Yugoslavia, Romania, Bulgaria) to get there in time. Right from the beginning the film feels trustworthy - and it gets better all the time. The film is funny, romantic, yet always on the brink of being melodramatic with a glimpse of tragedy here and there. It's an irresistible combination that Germans almost never achieve. (And maybe they wouldn't have done it even with this script - director Fatih Akin is from Turkey!) Bleibtreu, who had a wonderful bit-part as a dumb, tarantinesque killer in "Knockin' on Heaven's door" is very appealing here, but it is the tall and beautiful Christiane Paul (from "Das Leben ist eine Baustelle"/Life is under construction), who delivers the emotional knockout punches. She's plain and simple gorgeous, a revelation to those of haven't had the pleasure of seeing her so far.


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