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Verschwende deine Jugend (2003)

The year is 1981, the German New Wave is at the peak. Harry, otherwise Sparkasse trainee, wants to make it big as a manager of the band of his friends, Apollo Schwabing. He has booked the ... See full summary »

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Harry
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Vince
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Melitta
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Freddie
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Lena
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Gabi Delgado
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Robert Görl
Dieter Landuris ...
Bob
Christian Ulmen ...
Wieland Schwarz
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Caro
Nina Asseng ...
Fiona
Oliver Bröcker ...
Geldbote Holger
Steffen Jürgens ...
Tommi Drexler
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Manager Elektronische Zwerge
Franziska Walser ...
Jutta Heckmann
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The year is 1981, the German New Wave is at the peak. Harry, otherwise Sparkasse trainee, wants to make it big as a manager of the band of his friends, Apollo Schwabing. He has booked the band as the opening act for a concert where the group DAF are the headliners. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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2 July 2003 (Germany)  »

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Trivia

In the scene after Harry's bank robbery, he refers to Vince as 'the Prince'. This is a reference to the DAF song "Der Räuber und der Prinz" ("The Robber and the Prince"). See more »

Goofs

When Harry runs out of the music store with the stolen bass guitar, the black instrument case lies closed on the store floor. In the following shot, when the salesman leaves the store to follow Harry, the case is open. See more »

Connections

References Theo gegen den Rest der Welt (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Fire in Cairo
Written by Michael Dempsey, Robert Smith and Laurence Tolhurst
Performed by The Cure
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Great great great

I thought I would hate it! But it is great great great! Funny, funny, funny! Even if you are too young to now the 80s. But don't miss the "NATO-Doppelbeschluss"-Joke!!!!


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