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The State I Am In (2000)

Die innere Sicherheit (original title)
Clara and Hans are left-wing terrorists who have been searched by police for almost fifteen years. Their increasingly rebellious daughter Jeanne begins to pose a threat to their security ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julia Hummer ...
Jeanne
Barbara Auer ...
Clara
Richy Müller ...
Hans
Bilge Bingul ...
Heinrich
Rogério Jacques ...
Dieb
Maria João Luís ...
Concierge
Vasco Machado ...
Polizist
Noberto Paula ...
Schläger
Bernd Tauber ...
Achim
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Paulina
Günther Maria Halmer ...
Klaus
Inka Löwendorf ...
Mädchen in der Schule
Manfred Möck ...
Lehrer
Marc Sönnichsen ...
Heinrichs Freund
Ingrit Dohse ...
Restaurant-Managerin
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Clara and Hans are left-wing terrorists who have been searched by police for almost fifteen years. Their increasingly rebellious daughter Jeanne begins to pose a threat to their security when she falls in love with a boy she meets on the beach. Written by Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@inutil.org>

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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First part of director Christian Petzold's "Gespenster"-trilogy. The other two parts are Yella (2007) and Gespenster (2005). See more »

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Followed by Gespenster (2005) See more »

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How Can We Hang On To A Dream
Written by Tim Hardin
ex 5215832 The Verve Recordings
(P) & (C) 1967 Polydor Inc.
Courtesy of Polydor Hamburg (A Division of Universal Music)
(C) 1966 Published by Carling Music Inc. USA
Courtesy of EMI Music Publishing Company GmbH
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subdued drama
27 March 2004 | by (Nijmegen, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

And finally there is a movie which does not need to explain in all details. Read the summary and see this movie ... you still will have your own explanations and opinions about this movie. Not as we know it from the 'American' or 'Hollywood' productions where it is so obvious what the intention of the story is. Not as we know it from the 'American' or 'Hollywood' productions with big fire-explosion climaxes. A good description for this story is maybe 'Sober'. But .. I have to admit, the life of a family-on-the-run-for-the-bad-guys is maybe displayed as a bit romantic, and maybe a bit unrealistic. Still I would recommend this movie, for a late Saturday night.


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