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A female teenager witnesses a murder in a desolate high density housing area on the outskirts of Berlin and is henceforth in danger.

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Esther Gronenborn
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jana Pallaske ... Sabine
Frank Droese Frank Droese ... Eddi
Arthur Rakk Arthur Rakk ... Anton
Toni Blume Toni Blume ... Micha
Nele Steffen Nele Steffen ... Coco
Willhelm Benner Willhelm Benner ... Stefan
Andrusch Jung Andrusch Jung ... Daniel
Daniel Fripan Daniel Fripan ... Florian
Andreas Hoppe ... Sabines Vater (as Andi Hoppe)
Susanne Sachße Susanne Sachße ... Sabines Mutter (as Susanne Sachse)
Axel Prahl Axel Prahl ... Polizist Wünsche
Beate Pfeiffer Beate Pfeiffer ... Biolehrerin
Dorothea Müller Dorothea Müller ... Klassenlehrerin
Elmar Gutmann Elmar Gutmann ... Lehrer Grundmann
Viktor Schengel Viktor Schengel ... Aldo Bihac
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A female teenager witnesses a murder in a desolate high density housing area on the outskirts of Berlin and is henceforth in danger.

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Eine Liebesgeschichte


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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

25 January 2001 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Alaska.de See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Dolby SR

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Alaska.de (2000 - Esther Gronenborn): *
21 March 2016 | by tmdainesSee all my reviews

Shoddy shaky camera-work from the get go points to this being a frustrating experience throughout. The plot is wafer-thin. Girl moves to new area, falls in with the wrong crowd, happens to come across something she shouldn't, and is forced to keep quiet. The characters all come across as clichés of teenage angst. There's the bad egg, the good guy at heart who has fallen in with the wrong crowd, the big fat oaf and the girl who feels as if the whole world is crumbling in on her. The scene at the bookshop where books and reading is made out to be the antithesis of teenage cool is cringeworthy beyond belief. There's nothing to recommend this on.


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