5.8/10
97
2 user 3 critic

Prinz in Hölleland (1993)

Unrated | | Drama
The story is set soon after the reunification of West and East Germany, and is about the disintegrating relationship between Jockel a political activist and Stefan a heroin junkie, and ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael Stock

Writers:

Michael Stock (screenplay), Stefan Laarmann (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Members of the advocacy group ACT UP Paris demand action by the government and pharmaceutical companies to combat the AIDS epidemic in the early 1990s.

Director: Robin Campillo
Stars: Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Arnaud Valois, Adèle Haenel
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Neukölln, a trendy district in Berlin. Living space is scarce here. Without surety, proof of credit worthiness and salary there is no chance at all now. Thies knows this game; he works for ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Krüger
Stars: Vladimir Burlakov, Julius Nitschkoff, Irina Potapenko
Al Berto (2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

It's the summer of '75 in Sines, Portugal. Al Berto, the writer, embodies an entire moving generation. He and his friends exude youth, eccentricity and hope for the future - but right after... See full summary »

Director: Vicente Alves do Ó
Stars: Ricardo Teixeira, José Pimentão, Raquel Rocha Vieira
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Love, loss and hope are tumultuously explored amidst a tranquil backdrop and asks us all the question: What is your dream?

Director: Richard LeMay
Stars: Ben Weaver, Karmine Alers, S. Lue McWilliams
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Wolfram Haack Wolfram Haack ... Firlefanz
Stefan Laarmann Stefan Laarmann ... Stefan (as Stefan Laarmannn)
Michael Stock Michael Stock ... Jockel
Andreas Stadler Andreas Stadler ... Micha
Nils-Leevke Schmidt Nils-Leevke Schmidt ... Sascha
Simone Spengler Simone Spengler ... Sabine
Harry Baer ... Ingolf
Alexander Schröder Alexander Schröder ... First Killer
Olivier Picot Olivier Picot ... Second Killer
Henry Fenrich Henry Fenrich ... Leatherman #1
Dirk Ludigs Dirk Ludigs ... Leatherman #2
Stefan Bielefeld Stefan Bielefeld ... Feuerspucker
Marius Zekri Marius Zekri ... Suffproll
Else Elsterhof Else Elsterhof ... Drogenschwuchtel
Susanne Held Susanne Held ... Junkie
Edit

Storyline

The story is set soon after the reunification of West and East Germany, and is about the disintegrating relationship between Jockel a political activist and Stefan a heroin junkie, and their involvement with a bisexual Micha. A 2nd plot line is concerned with Micha's young son Sascha, and his life in a rundown world of drugs and poverty. His fascination with the creepy, exhibitionist puppeteer Firlefanz, whose grotesque puppets enact a gay fairy tale paralleling the relationship of Stefan and Jockel. Central to the disintegration of these characters is the drug dealer Ingolf, who 'pulls their strings' with heroin, instead of puppet wires. Written by biggaybob

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Also Known As:

Prince in Hell See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in Postcard to Daddy (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Chanson vom Trinken
Music by Dietrich Kollöffel
Lyrics by Wolfram Haack
Performed by Andreja Schneider
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good Movie
2 December 2009 | by Tony1986See all my reviews

This was a very different movie, and I guess the only way someone would enjoy it is if they are also very different OR very open-minded. I did really enjoy the movie though, it brought together many emotions and showed, in a way, a life (or lives) not lived my many. Seeing the the underground/counter-culture, the effects of drug use, gay culture, and the whole surrounding of it all was very interesting. Don't let it's simple, yet complicated and hard to follow, story line fool you- it is not simple, and when viewed with the right mind, very worth your time. I am not an activist of any sort, nor am I really political in any way, but I found this movie to be a great escape and really did enjoy it. Michael Stock did a wonderful job acting as well.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed