In the not too distant future, people struggle to survive their greatest enemy, the sun.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lilo Baur ...
Französin
Marco Calamandrei ...
Franzose
Lisa Vicari ...
Leonie
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Phillip
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Marie
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Tom
Hans-Peter Recktenwald ...
Flüchtiger
Yoann Blanc ...
Sohn Micha
Christoph Gaugler ...
Brückner
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Bäuerin
Nino Böhlau ...
Flori
Ellen Schweiger ...
Oma
Lutz Pretzsch ...
Anton
Luca Winkler ...
Jens
Tammo Winkler ...
Toni
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Three friends -Französin (Lilo Baur), Franzose (Marco Calamandrei) and Leonie (Lisa Vicari)- living on a hot world due to the rise of temperatures head to the mountains, on the way the will encounter more than one obstacle. The first one will arrive on an oil station where they will meet an hostile men who will try to steal something of their car while searching for supplies on the inside of the oil station. Once gone, in the middle of the way they will be get trapped on the road and while part of the team search for oil on a car one of them will be abducted by a group of others men. Then, the real problems will just have started. Written by Salvador Morales León

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straightforward post-apocalyptic thriller
8 September 2012 | by See all my reviews

Probably the best thing about Hell is that it shows how The Road would turn out without the media frenzy: almost unnoticed and scoring averagely on IMDb. This might not be the best way to start the review, yet as the movie progresses one starts wondering whether Hell's authors could have chosen a different path. Either way, the result is a straightforward post-apocalyptic thriller.

The advantage of not having a major studio in the background is the absence of pretentiousness. If you're into such movies, you'll like it. If not, you won't go to see it in the first place. In my opinion, this only adds to Hell's artistic merit.

I can't tell whether the title (meaning bright in German) is a wordplay on purpose or a slip of a tongue, but this is a pleasant surprise for a German-Swiss production.


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