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Nevermore (2006)
"Nimmermeer" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  2 November 2006 (USA)
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One night he will fetch the silver from the night sky Jonas loves his fathers magical stories. When Helge dies... See full synopsis »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Rolf Becker ...
Helge Block
Manni Laudenbach ...
Grido Gribaldi
Pfarrer Ekdahl
Ursula Graeff ...
Paula Kroh ...
Svea Johannson
Wolfgang Reimer ...
Gesa Retzlaff ...
Sveas Mutter
Manfred Schrader ...
Johannsons Freund
Karl-Heinz Lehmann ...
Johannsons Freund
Hans-Jürgen Koch ...
Reinhold Jacobsen ...
Peter Nissen ...
Günther Holz ...


One night he will fetch the silver from the night sky Jonas loves his fathers magical stories. When Helge dies... See full synopsis »

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2 November 2006 (USA)  »

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Nevermore  »

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Wonderful independent film
9 October 2015 | by (Yorkshire) – See all my reviews

Nimmermeer (AKA Nevermore) tells the story of Jonas, a young boy who lives a happy, albeit impoverished life with his fisherman father until one day his dad fails to return from the sea. He is adopted by a well-intentioned but heartless clergyman and loses all sense of joy in his life. Can he learn to smile again? Only a carny freak holds the key...

Beautifully filmed with a fairytale aura, this is German cinema at its best. Aimed at older children (it's too psychologically scary for younger ones) this movie will touch the hearts of all ages.

The German dialogue is straightforward for anyone with a working knowledge of the language, otherwise English subtitles are available from

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