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An alien lands in rural Bavaria, but everyone thinks he's just another tourist. A naive country boy, who doesn't realize he's an alien, meets up with him, calls him "Alois" and takes him to the city with him.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Carlos Pavlidis Carlos Pavlidis ... Alien / 'Alois'
Rupert J. Seidel Rupert J. Seidel ... Xaver
Gabi Fischer Gabi Fischer ... Anni
Marinus Brand Marinus Brand ... Hubert
Heinz-Josef Braun Heinz-Josef Braun ... Eberhard (as Heinz Josef Braun)
Josef Thalmeier Josef Thalmeier ... Pfarrer
Ayse Ercyn Ayse Ercyn ... Maria
Roland Kern Roland Kern ... Greinerbauer
Willi Lex Willi Lex ... Donisl
Andreas Bouloubassis Andreas Bouloubassis ... Peter
Franz Gässler Franz Gässler ... Georg
Oless Petrenko Oless Petrenko ... Eddi
Hans Gschlössl Hans Gschlössl ... Franz
Günther Schönborn Günther Schönborn ... Ferdl
Erich Meister Erich Meister ... Bürgermeister
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An alien lands in rural Bavaria, but everyone thinks he's just another tourist. A naive country boy, who doesn't realize he's an alien, meets up with him, calls him "Alois" and takes him to the city with him.

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Country:

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Language:

German

Release Date:

30 October 1986 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Xaver und sein außerirdischer Freund See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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best ever weirdo sf production
20 July 2003 | by vstSee all my reviews

der hirsch!!! this movie aired in tv in midsummer 89, i think, just the time when nobody really watches tv and so was the promotion: nothing at all. i was lucky to see it and funny enough: the next day everybody was talking about it!! soon it was seen in selected cinemas with a complementary beer, of course, since the bavarian spirit was a core part of it. unfortunately the yearly showings stopped due to the damage of the last (or only) 3 copies. it`s a shame that it is not shown anymore and copies are not available. xaver remains unequalled in simplicity, straightforwardness and fun, not to mention the real bavarian display ;) it`s a favorite of all times... i`ll never forget the space-isetta: des is ka kreidler net, ond a ka bmw !!!!


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