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The Pursuit of Unhappiness (2012)

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Tiffany is convinced that a disaster must follow on every lucky incident.



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Cast overview:
Tiffany Blechschmid
Tiffanys Mutter
Richy Müller ...
Hans Luboschinski
Katharina M. Schubert ...
Rita (as Katharina Marie Schubert)
Margarita Broich ...
Thomas Paulson
Frank Henne
Rüdiger Vogler ...
Tiffanys Vater
Dogan Akgün ...
Luna Rösner ...
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Tiffany is convinced that a disaster must follow on every lucky incident.

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Release Date:

29 November 2012 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

A helyzet reménytelen, de nem súlyos  »

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Otto Tausig, who should have a played a role in this movie, died during the shooting. The film is dedicated to his memory. See more »


Guten Abend, gute Nacht
By Johannes Brahms
Performed by Michael Gwisdek
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26 September 2013 | by See all my reviews

It's a light romantic comedy. Nothing more, nothing less. The main character is well defined and has her issues that are apparent from the moment the movie starts. Still the symbols and meanings are very heavy (not only a sign that has to be put up or not) and are almost only a delay of the inevitable.

The actors do their best with a story that has more sub-stories than it can actually handle. There's also some minor nudity, just in case you thought a romantic comedy won't allow for such a thing. So while the movie tries to reach high, it never fully achieves that goal. If you are into those movies, you might still wanna risk a look

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