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About the Looking for and the Finding of Love (2005)
"Vom Suchen und Finden der Liebe" (original title)

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A comedy that proves everlasting love is a myth.

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Mimi Nachtigal
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Venus Morgenstern
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Theo Stokowski
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Helena Stokowski
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A comedy that proves everlasting love is a myth.

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27 January 2005 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

A szerelem keresése és meglelése  »

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$805,736 (Germany) (28 January 2005)

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$805,736 (Germany) (28 January 2005)
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Mimi Nachtigal: I like the way you hold your fork. It's so... gripping.
Venus Morgenstern: And I like the cast on your leg. It's so... damaged.
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Truly beautiful
7 September 2005 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Watching a film by Helmut Dietl you expect the usual posse of sometimes hysteric and strange people. You get this here - but intelligently woven into a true romance drama of love, life and death and their relationship. One of his best works was the TV series of "Monaco Franze" in the late 70ies, here he succeeds again in showing REAL feeling. Additionally it is sheer unbelievable how strong Dietl can lead his actors into impersonating their roles - wonderful and worth an academy award.

If you're into Greek mythology, German films or true love and its remainder - go see it. Don't forget your handkerchief by the way...


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