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Vergiss Amerika (2000)

Two friends and a young woman experience the odds and ends of their first jobs.

Director:

Vanessa Jopp

Writer:

Maggie Peren
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marek Harloff Marek Harloff ... David Ludoff
Roman Knizka ... Benno
Franziska Petri ... Anna Lindner
Margitta Lüder-Preil Margitta Lüder-Preil ... Lina - Frau in Tankstelle
Rita Feldmeier Rita Feldmeier ... Frau Ludoff
Andreas Schmidt-Schaller ... Herr Ludoff
Johannes Franke ... Benjamin Ludoff
Wolfgang Grosse Wolfgang Grosse ... Herr Lange - Kunde im Fotostudio
Ursula Doll Ursula Doll ... Doreen
Rainer Gohde Rainer Gohde ... Herr Bergmann - Fotohändler
Janusz Cichocki Janusz Cichocki ... Schneider - 1. Pole
Roland Baalcke Roland Baalcke ... Vlad - 2. Pole
Daniela Tolkien Daniela Tolkien ... Frau Dietrich - Bankangestellte
Christian Jacobs ... Junge am Passbildautomaten
Oliver Benneckendorf Oliver Benneckendorf ... Junge am Passbildautomaten
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Storyline

David wants to be a photographer, but the photo-shop he gets his education at has to close. Now he has to look for a new job. Benno wants to sell fancy US-cars, but business is not good. Now he has to look for clients. Anna wants to be an actress, but there are only few offers. Now she has to dub a porn movie. As if that were not enough, both Benno and David fall in love with Anna. Written by Oliver Heidelbach

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German | Polish

Release Date:

9 November 2000 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Felejtsd el Amerikát! See more »

Filming Locations:

Aken, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

DEM 168,671 (Germany), 12 November 2000
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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True Dreams of Wichita
by Soul Coughing
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a mediocre movie due to a weak script
13 November 2000 | by andre-71See all my reviews

I liked some parts of the film, such as the realistic portrayal of todays East German life in a small town. But the story was just a little too straight - no surprises, no tension. Some real life problems were addressed, but mostly in a very chlichéed way. Interestingly, the element of complete nudity has only been used on a male actor, which was kind of surprising to me. But apart from the fairly good acting I consider this movie as rather mediocre. Obviously, the director only tried to practise standard techniques - hopefully for a better second movie.


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