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(T)Raumschiff Surprise - Periode 1 (2004)

Three hundred years in the future, Mars is colonized by humans and their leader Regulator Rogul plans to conquer Earth. Queen Königin Metapha is advised to send the gays Captain Kork, the ... See full summary »

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Brigitte Spuck / Abahachi / H2O2 / Winnetouch (as Michael Bully Herbig)
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Jens Maul / Schrotty / Pulle / Putzmann (Stimme) / Zeitungsvoiceover / Santa Maria-Ansager
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Anja Kling ...
Königin Metapha
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William der Letzte / Santa Maria (as Sky Du Mont)
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Regulator Rogul
Hans Peter Hallwachs ...
Konsul Kanon
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Senator Bean
Christoph Maria Herbst ...
Berater von William
Siegfried Terpoorten ...
Jim
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Herman van Ulzen ...
Gerd Rigauer ...
Heidrun Bartholomäus ...
Senatorin Lea
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Three hundred years in the future, Mars is colonized by humans and their leader Regulator Rogul plans to conquer Earth. Queen Königin Metapha is advised to send the gays Captain Kork, the Vulcannette Brigitte Spuck and the engineer Schrotty from the Surprise to the past in an experimental time machine to destroy the spaceship that human discovered in Area 51 in 2004 and avoid their technological knowledge in spacecrafts. She summons the trio and the taxi driver Rock Fertig Aus brings them to the meeting but Rogul attacks Earth. In the havoc, Kork, Spuck, Rock and Metapha travel to the past but they are hunted down by the evil Lord Jean Mau. Now the only hope for the human race depends on the success of their mission. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Schluss mit Eierschaukeln! (Enough with the ball-shaking!) See more »

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

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22 July 2004 (Germany)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

€9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$23,423,546 (Germany), 28 July 2004, Wide Release

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$76,457,401
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the western sequence there are several references to Der Schuh des Manitu (2001) including Santa Maria's theme ("Straight To Hell" by Rage), the champagne bottles and the Apache Pub. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the movie after they returned home a piece of confetti lands on the princess's cleavage. In the next shot this confetti is gone. See more »

Quotes

Kelly Reisfeld: What do you mean, Mr. Doubts?
Steve W. Doubts: [suspiciously] Hmm...
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Crazy Credits

After the credits there is an additional scene where the crewmen of the space ship are eating cheesecake and a surprising new member applies to join. See more »

Connections

Spoofs One Night at McCool's (2001) See more »

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I am an American, but speak German fluently due to my mother being from Germany. I recently saw the film with family friends while in Germany for Christmas. I can't tell you how hard I was laughing the whole time I watched the film. I think the film was very well put together. The dialog is funny, the little hints here and there about Der Shuh Des Manitu was also very witty.

I can see why Herr Herbig laughs at night in his sleep from all the gags. I have to say though, the best part of the whole film has to be the sound track. I throughly enjoyed the music from the film. Especially the Miss Waikiki song...that just plan cracked me up.

All in all I give this movie a 10 out of 10 for wittiness, music, fantastic special effects, good plot and well thought out story, and for being something different from American films. Yes. It was very Mel Brooksish, though, and very very funny! I'd say it's a must have for all comedy lovers (I bought my copy already!)


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