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Die Einsteiger (1985)

Mike has invented a machine to get into movies currently running on his video tape recorder.

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Sigi Rothemund (as Siggi Götz)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Thomas Gottschalk ... Tommy
Mike Krüger ... Mike
Anja Kruse ... Linda
Ankie Lau Ankie Lau ... Ling Ling
Kurt Weinzierl Kurt Weinzierl ... Trainer / Sheriff / Archäologe / Louis XIV. / Pianist / Nero
Gerd Baltus ... Direktor Kappellusch
Klaus Stiglmeier Klaus Stiglmeier
Eiji Kusuhara
Bob Lockwood Bob Lockwood ... Goldi
Klaus Fuchs Klaus Fuchs
Ossy Kolmann Ossy Kolmann ... Liborius
Jochen Busse ... Eleganter Herr
Corinna Drews ... Jane
Alexander Gittinger Alexander Gittinger
Wolfgang Haussmann Wolfgang Haussmann
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Movie fan Mike has invented a machine with which he is able to take part in every movie which is currently running on his video tape recorder. But he and his friend Tommy are watched while trying out this new device and soon two electronic companies are on their trail to discover the secret of this invention. Written by Michael Zink

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Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

3 October 1985 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Supernasen steigen ein See more »

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Color (Eastmancolor)

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1.66 : 1
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Incredibly awful movie - so bad you HAVE to watch it
7 December 2007 | by ajmproSee all my reviews

Thomas Gottschalk and Mike Krüger became huge stars in Germany in the 80s by hosting a radio show. They had such chemistry on the radio that somebody must have thought it would be a great idea to put them on a screen. So the "Noses Movies" (German: "Nasenfilme") where born. You might take a guess where that kind of title comes from. All these movies like "Piratensender Powerplay" oder "Die Supernasen" are 100 % badly done slapstick productions.

It's a shame that "Die Einsteiger" actually has a pretty good idea for a plot - a scientist discovers a machine that allows you to jump into a movie - but the screenplay is absolutely awful. Maybe the worst dialog I have ever seen. And it's also a shame that this movie had a pretty hight budget. They could have done so much with the idea and the budget, but they failed in every possible way.

I would not recommend this movie at all, one exception being made: When you are having beer and pizza with some friends and you want to see a really, really bad movie to make fun of.


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