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Series cast summary:
Witta Pohl ...  Vera Drombusch 39 episodes, 1983-1994
Grete Wurm Grete Wurm ...  Margarethe Drombusch / ... 39 episodes, 1983-1994
Eike Hagen Schweikhardt Eike Hagen Schweikhardt ...  'Thomi' Drombusch / ... 39 episodes, 1983-1994
Günter Strack Günter Strack ...  Ludwig Burlitz / ... 33 episodes, 1985-1994
Sabine Kaack Sabine Kaack ...  Marion Drombusch 33 episodes, 1983-1992
Mick Werup Mick Werup ...  Christoph 'Chris' Drombusch / ... 32 episodes, 1983-1992
Marion Kracht Marion Kracht ...  Bettina 'Tina' Drombusch geb. Reibold / ... 30 episodes, 1985-1994
Jan Harndorf Jan Harndorf ...  Daniel Drombusch 24 episodes, 1987-1994
Christiane Pauli Christiane Pauli ...  Frau Reibold / ... 22 episodes, 1985-1994
Jane Tilden ...  Frau Werbelhoff 22 episodes, 1985-1994
Heinz Gerhard Lück Heinz Gerhard Lück ...  Herr Reibold / ... 20 episodes, 1985-1994
Anja Jaenicke Anja Jaenicke ...  Yvonne 'Yvonnche' Boxheimer / ... 18 episodes, 1990-1994
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This critically acclaimed drama focuses on the Drombuschs, an average German family living in Darmstadt near Frankfurt. Siegfried, the father, runs an antique shop, while his wife Vera looks after their home and the three children Chris, Marion and Thommy. Chris is a duteous police officer who marries the complicated Tina, daughter of a wealthy family, but his sister couldn't really handle her life after she gives birth to little Daniel and becomes a single mom. Then, Siegfried's mother moves in and annoys the whole family. After a while, Vera and Siegfried buy and begin to renovate an old mill, but the financial problems and the stress is too much for Siegfried who dies after a heart attack. In this difficult time, Vera is supported by uncle Ludwig, a relative who suddenly turns up. In secret, he falls in love with her, but she starts a disappointing relationship with journalist Martin Sanders whose wife Brigitte tries to destroy their love. The following years, the family has to ... Written by fippi2000

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Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

25 December 1983 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Es bleibt in der Familie See more »

Filming Locations:

Otzberg, Hassia, Germany See more »

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Runtime:

(Final episode 39) | (Episodes 1 - 21) | (Episodes 22-38)

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Mono | Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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