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Bang Boom Bang - Ein todsicheres Ding (1999)

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A violent chain of events ensues as a jailed criminal arranges to buy a car from a shady car dealer, unaware that his partner in freedom has squandered most of the money from their last bank robbery on horse race betting.

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Peter Thorwarth
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Oliver Korittke ... Keek
Markus Knüfken Markus Knüfken ... Andy
Ralf Richter ... Kalle Grabowski
Diether Krebs Diether Krebs ... Werner Kampmann
Martin Semmelrogge ... Schlucke
Heinrich Giskes Heinrich Giskes ... Ratte
Christian Kahrmann ... Mark Kampmann
Alexandra Neldel Alexandra Neldel ... Melanie
Monica Nancy Wick Monica Nancy Wick ... Andrea
Willi Thomczyk ... Willi
Jochen Nickel ... Franky
Hilmi Sözer Hilmi Sözer ... Hilmi
Til Schweiger ... Brown
Sabine Kaack ... Manuela
Detlef Bothe ... Arne
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Storyline

Life could be just great for bank robber Keek: His buddy Kalle is doing time for their last coup, while Keek has to retain the loot. Kalle will spend two more years in jail, so Keek is not exactly bothered by the fact that he has lost most of the money betting on horse races. But then Kalle watches a porn video 'starring' his wife and he breaks free to take revenge. Suddenly, Keek is in desperate need of cash and even the weirdest scheme seems promising. Written by Armin Ortmann <armin@sfb288.math.tu-berlin.de>

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Trivia

Working title was "Bank Boom Bank". See more »

Goofs

Werner Kampmann's position on the stairs when the Romanians arrive changes the wrong way. One moment he's on the top, next shot he walks down, the next shot he's still on the top. See more »

Crazy Credits

We see Melanie and Andrea in Mallorca during the credits. See more »

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Referenced in Der letzte Bulle (2019) See more »

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Felicita
Written by Cristiano Minellono, Gino De Stefani and Dario Farina
Performed by Al Bano (as Al Bano) and Romina Power
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don't miss it!
12 January 2005 | by br-19See all my reviews

This is a very lovingly made German gangster comedy, and it definitely works.

Great actors, even the supporting roles; great performances (Oliver Korittke, Diether Krebs, Martin Semmelrogge as the dim-witted Schlucke, and, best of all, Ralf Richter --,Is -- der -- geil!'); good story with appropriate twists and turns, but not too sophisticated, and a grandiose directing -- nothing else to be said. I hope people won't forget this movie too soon; it's really a jewel of German humour (this for all the people who didn't think Germans do have a sense of humour).

Go see it or get the DVD!


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Country:

Germany

Language:

German | Danish

Release Date:

26 August 1999 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

A Sure Thing See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.85 : 1
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