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Das doppelte Lottchen (1950)

Based on Erich Kästner's famous book about two similar-looking girls who meet at summer camp, realize that they're twin sisters, and plan to switch homes for a while.

Director:

Josef von Báky

Writers:

Erich Kästner (novel), Erich Kästner (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antje Weisgerber ... Luiselotte Körner
Peter Mosbacher ... Ludwig Palfy, Opernkapellmeister
Jutta Günther Jutta Günther ... Lotte Körner
Isa Günther Isa Günther ... Luise Palfy
Senta Wengraf Senta Wengraf ... Irene Gerlach
Hans Olden Hans Olden ... Hofrat Strobl
Auguste Pünkösdy Auguste Pünkösdy ... Resi
Maria Krahn Maria Krahn ... Frau Muthesius
Gustav Waldau Gustav Waldau
Liesl Karlstadt Liesl Karlstadt ... Frau Wagenthaler (as Lisl Karlstadt)
Inge Rosenberg Inge Rosenberg ... Fräulein Ulrike
Gaby Philipp Gaby Philipp ... Fräulein Gerda
Walter Ladengast Walter Ladengast ... Herr Gabele
Gertrud Wolle Gertrud Wolle ... Fräulein Linnekogel
Hertha von Hagen Hertha von Hagen
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Based on Erich Kästner's famous book about two similar-looking girls who meet at summer camp, realize that they're twin sisters, and plan to switch homes for a while.

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Genres:

Family | Comedy

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Details

Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

2 October 1952 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Two Times Lotte See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Carlton-Film,Bavaria Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

adult female train passenger: [to Luise who steps with her shoes on a seat in the train to get her luggage] Hey! Next time you step on a seat, put a newspaper under your shoes.
Luise Palfy: That wouldn't make me any taller.
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Connections

Remade as Do Kaliyaan (1968) See more »

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The one that started it all...
4 November 2002 | by TrapplieslSee all my reviews

This movie is the best -twin sister meet and switch places to get their parents back together- its the first one, and my favorite. its in black and white, but it's really special because it's the movie that started the whole chain of twin movies. Definately a 10/10! I'm not sure if there's a version of it translated in english, but it's really great in german!! :-)


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