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I've Never Been Happier (2009)

So glücklich war ich noch nie (original title)
After a flirtation in a store looking for the imposter Frank is taken and to be behind bars. Free again, he tries to earn money in an honest way. One day, he meets the woman from the store ... See full summary »

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Frank Knöpfel
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Tanja
Jörg Schüttauf ...
Peter Knöpfel
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Marie Knöpfel
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Fritzi
Thorsten Merten ...
Schlickenrieder
Hansa Czypionka ...
Günther
Heinz-Josef Braun ...
Dieter (as Heinz Josef Braun)
Marc Zwinz ...
Bewährungshelfer Schuhmacher
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Vorarbeiterin Putzfirma
Norbert Hülm ...
Herr Lottner
Leonie Brandis ...
Jeanette
Elzemarieke de Vos ...
Mietinteressentin
Patrick Diemling ...
Junger Mann
Heike Jonca ...
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After a flirtation in a store looking for the imposter Frank is taken and to be behind bars. Free again, he tries to earn money in an honest way. One day, he meets the woman from the store again. For her he would do anything. That she works as a prostitute does not bother him. Soon, Frank can not help but return to his old ways and loses more and more its sense of reality. Written by Fraghera

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