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Der große Verhau (1971)

Outer space in 2034 is run by greedy corporations in a rundown bureaucracy. Two astronauts, who are not very smart, make their way with shady dealings, smuggling and spaceship wrecking.

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Alexander Kluge

Writer:

Alexander Kluge
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vinzenz Sterr Vinzenz Sterr ... Akkumulateur (as Vincenz Sterr)
Maria Sterr Maria Sterr ... Akkumulateurin
Sigi Graue Sigi Graue ... Raumpilot Carl Douglas (as Siegfried Graue)
Henrike Fürst Henrike Fürst ... Inhaberin der Firma Joint Galactic Transports
Hayo von Zündt Hayo von Zündt ... Leiter der Bodenstation der Firma Joint Galactic Transports (as Hajo von Zündt)
Sylvia Forsthofer Sylvia Forsthofer ... Fräulein Szeliga
Hark Bohm Hark Bohm ... Oberst von Schaacke
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Amon Düül II Amon Düül II ... Themselves - Music Band
Hannelore Hoger Hannelore Hoger ... Inspektorin
Bernd Höltz Bernd Höltz ... Gefängnisbeamter
Claus-Dieter Reents Claus-Dieter Reents
Horst Sachtleben Horst Sachtleben
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Outer space in 2034 is run by greedy corporations in a rundown bureaucracy. Two astronauts, who are not very smart, make their way with shady dealings, smuggling and spaceship wrecking.

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Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

1971 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Big Mess See more »

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Production Co:

Kairos-Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White | Color (Eastmancolor)
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Trivia

On top of using inter-titles in many places explaining the plot, the film is divided in several chapters also divided by inter-titles, one of which is on the German band Amon Düül II who are shown playing there in this chapter called DIE AMON DÜÜL II FLIEGEN NACH KRÜGER 60. See more »

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Untitled Music
by Amon Düül II
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