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A Berlin-set drama centered on a 40-something couple who, separately, fall in love with the same man.

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Hanna
Sebastian Schipper ...
Simon
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Adam
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Hildegard
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Lotte
Alexander Hörbe ...
Dirk
Winnie Böwe ...
Petra
Hans-Uwe Bauer ...
Dr. Wissmer
Carina N. Wiese ...
Schwester Ruth (as Carina Wiese)
Dominique Chiout ...
Clara
Marita Hueber ...
Martha
Michael Gerber ...
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Thomas Neumann ...
Wissenschaftler Ethikrat
Cornelius Schwalm ...
Volker Müller
Edgar M. Böhlke ...
Simons Vater
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A Berlin-set drama centered on a 40-something couple who, separately, fall in love with the same man.

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$9,821 (USA) (16 September 2011)

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$59,774 (USA) (16 December 2011)
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Simon has his hair cropped right after diagnosis before any chemo without even leaving the hospital. Then, his hair has still the same length when Hannas womb has considerably increased. See more »

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Polyamourous Relationsships a nice approach by Tom Tykwer
17 August 2015 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

Hanna with Simon, Simon with Adam, Adam with Hanna. A movie about polyamourous relationships made by one of the best German directors.

Tom Tykwer (Lola Rennt) made a movie, which at first started like the typical pretentious artsy festival prize contestants. It felt like a mixture of "Goodbye Lenin" and "Das merkwürdige Verhalten geschlechtsreifer Paare...". But then at some point the plot got intense and had some smoking intimate scenes not suitable for the faint hearted. In the end it's about adults exploring their borders in face of illness, death and birth.

Berlin shines as cultural background, although I am not that big a fan of such cultural happenings. The actors are great and do their job with great dignity, which is not that easy given the difficult to approach topic.


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