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Otto - Der Katastrofenfilm (2000)

Otto (Otto Walkes) tells his life story to a stranger he meets in Central Park: he has been a foundling and always dreamed about becoming a sailor on the "Queen Henry", because his adoptive... See full summary »

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Otto / Baby-Otto / Großvater / Otti die Sängerin
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Kapitän Lackner
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Sonja (as Eva Hassmann)
Steffen Münster ...
Kruse
Alexander Hörbe ...
Becker
Michael Schweighöfer ...
Kern
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Brock
Susanne Schwab ...
Old Speis Görl
Michaela Hanser ...
Old Speis Görl
Petra-Maria Cammin ...
Old Speis Görl (as Petra-Marie Cammin)
Eva Blum ...
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Tilly Lauenstein ...
Old Woman with Dog
Rainer Strecker
Boris Aljinovic ...

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Otto (Otto Walkes) tells his life story to a stranger he meets in Central Park: he has been a foundling and always dreamed about becoming a sailor on the "Queen Henry", because his adoptive grandfather (Otto Walkes) suggested he has been captain there. When Otto finally gets aboard some catastrophes lie ahead.. Written by JainaFM

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Otto's journey to Hamburg by train is shown on a map. According to the map, the train crosses the Weser near Bremerhaven. However, there is no bridge or tunnel for trains crossing the Weser north of Bremen, which is about 50 km south of Bremerhaven. See more »

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"Thanks to The President of the United States of America, Mr. William J. Clinton, for the permission to shoot at the White House, Washington, D.C.. And to destroy the Statue of Liberty on short terms." See more »

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Spoofs Alphateam - Die Lebensretter im OP (1997) See more »

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Only You
Original lyrics and music by Buck Ram and Buck Ram
Performed by Eva Haßmann (as Eva Hassmann) and Otto Waalkes (as Otto)
By courtesy of Robert Mellin Musikverlag KG
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the most good movie I have always seen
19 April 2000 | by (Gattikon City in Switzerland) – See all my reviews

When I saw thise movie the first time, I have thinked "oh la la"! This movie ist the best of all ever maked movies ever again. Otto Waalkes mackes you laugh and cry at the same time. Otto and her girlfriend Sonja are the greatest actores I know. In this genius work there are alll elements that a cult film nieds: phanomenalice actors, deepsensual and amazing dialogs, special effects like Matrix or Star Wars Episode 1, a complex storyline and of corse Ottos great sense of humor. Yes its just AMAZING!!!


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