Up 32,470 this week

Einfache Leute (2007)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  7 March 2007 (Germany)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 50 users  
Reviews: write review | 1 critic

A Boy has to decide between being gay and being a professional swimmer. He takes the latter, marries and gets a son. 19 years later the whole thing explodes.



(screenplay), (book)
0Check in

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1311 titles
created 29 Dec 2013

Related Items

Search for "Einfache Leute" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Einfache Leute (TV Movie 2007)

Einfache Leute (TV Movie 2007) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Einfache Leute.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Atomised (2006)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Based on Michel Houellebecq's controversial novel, this movie focuses on Michael and Bruno, two very different half-brothers and their disturbed sexuality. After a chaotic childhood with a ... See full summary »

Director: Oskar Roehler
Stars: Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Ulmen, Franka Potente
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

This tragicomedy is a self-ironic portrait of a young man who drops out of university and ends up wandering the streets of the city he lives: Berlin. The film deals with the desire to ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Ole Gerster
Stars: Tom Schilling, Katharina Schüttler, Justus von Dohnányi
Action | Biography | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A look at Germany's terrorist group, The Red Army Faction (RAF), which organized bombings, robberies, kidnappings and assassinations in the late 1960s and '70s.

Director: Uli Edel
Stars: Martina Gedeck, Moritz Bleibtreu, Johanna Wokalek
Who Am I (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world's stage.

Director: Baran bo Odar
Stars: Tom Schilling, Elyas M'Barek, Wotan Wilke Möhring
Shortbus (2006)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A group of New Yorkers caught up in their romantic-sexual milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality.

Director: John Cameron Mitchell
Stars: Sook-Yin Lee, Peter Stickles, PJ DeBoy


Cast overview, first billed only:
Barbara Auer ...
Betta Bode
Klaus J. Behrendt ...
Bademeister Henrik Bode
Oliver Breite ...
Lutz Lüken (as Oliver Bäßler)
Sebastian Bode
Sabine Orléans ...
Charly Hübner
Traudel Sperber
Dirk Laasch
Katharina Matz
Renato Grünig
Willem Allroggen ...
(as Willi Allroggen)
Micha Martin Lauterjung
Jörg Gillner
Dagmar Sachse


Forty-year-old Henrik lives in an apparently happy relationship with his wife Britta. Being a talented swimmer in his youth, he now works as a swimming-pool assistant. One day, he is confronted to another part of his past, when his former lover Lutz, whom Henrik had left due to the swimming federation's pressure, returns. Although he started visiting gay clubs shortly after his wedding, Henrik fears being in contact with Lutz, who gets to know Britta. Incidentally, they catch Henrik at having sex with another man.... Written by fippi2000

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis







Release Date:

7 March 2007 (Germany)  »

Filming Locations:

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Another one bites the dust
Performed by Queen
(end title theme)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Einfache Leute (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: