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Unter den Brücken (1946)

Two barge skippers fall in love with the same woman.

Director:

Helmut Käutner

Writers:

Leo de Laforgue (manuscript), Helmut Käutner | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Hannelore Schroth ... Anna Altmann
Carl Raddatz ... Hendrik Feldkamp
Gustav Knuth ... Willy
Margarete Haagen Margarete Haagen ... Landlady
Ursula Grabley ... Vera - Waitress
Hildegard Knef ... Girl in Havelberg
Walter Gross Walter Gross ... Man on the Bridge
Helene Westphal Helene Westphal
Hildegard König Hildegard König
Erich Dunskus Erich Dunskus ... Holl - Ship Captain
Klaus Pohl Klaus Pohl ... Museum Employee
Helmuth Helsig Helmuth Helsig ... Muhlke - Café Owner
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Storyline

Two barge skippers fall in love with the same woman.

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Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

15 September 1950 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Hidak alatt See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Of his own films, Helmut Käutner considered this to be his best work. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Something to Remind Me (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Auf der Bücke Tuledu
Music by Bernhard Eichhorn
Lyrics by Hans Leip
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escapism?
11 October 2000 | by p.bierschenkSee all my reviews

Another comment said that this film "completely transcends its time". That's true, but I wonder how the contemporary audience interpreted this "transcendence". Was not-talking-about-war in the last days of WW2 understood as talking about war in a different way or simply as escapism?


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