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Big Girls Don't Cry (2002)
"Große Mädchen weinen nicht" (original title)

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Kati and Steffi are best friends since childhood. But as they step into adulthood, both their perfect friendship and their personalities get harshly tested by a series of unfortunate events... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Maria Mühe ...
Kati
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Steffi
Josefine Domes ...
Tessa
David Winter ...
Carlos
Tillbert Strahl-Schäfer ...
Klaus
Stefan Kurt ...
Hans
Nina Petri ...
Ann
Gabriela Maria Schmeide ...
Ingrid
Matthias Brandt ...
Jost
Teresa Harder ...
Jeanette
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Herr Winter
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Yvonne
Alma Leiberg ...
Ramona
Chiara Steinmüller ...
Lotte
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Kati and Steffi are best friends since childhood. But as they step into adulthood, both their perfect friendship and their personalities get harshly tested by a series of unfortunate events; mainly caused by Steffi finding out her father wasn't quite faithful to her mother, and the two girls getting hit by the consequences of her delirious revenge plans. When things get out of hand, the two girls find themselves in the middle of a mess, and Kati starts questioning whether or not Steffi is really so precious to her. Where will Steffi's plans of penalizing her father's "evil" lover will end up..? Will the girls' friendship be saved..? Written by Exiled Archangel®

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Sogar beste Freundinnen teilen nicht alle Geheimnisse. (Even best girl friends don't share every secret) See more »

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Rated R for sexuality, language, drug use and some violence - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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Film debut of Anna Maria Mühe and Jennifer Ulrich. See more »

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Written by Eric Holland and Jessica Congdon
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Fabulous flick!
16 January 2004 | by (Istanbul, Turkey) – See all my reviews



I'm out of words after watching this film.. It's totally fascinating! The acting by the young actresses is flawless, and pretty much everyone else is also doing a good job throughout the movie. The storyline is also quite harsh but intriguing. It has the features of a coming of age movie, and what not. Someone has said "underrated masterpiece" about this movie before.Well, I couldn't agree more.. Although I'm a fan of German movies in general, I have to say this one was special for sure. Especially the outstanding performance of youngster Anna Maria Mühe adds delight to the film. The only minor flaw about the flick in general is that it should have been some 12-15 minutes longer instead of pacing up through the last moments. Other than that, it meets my criteria of perfection. Go see it NOW!

9/10


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