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About the Looking for and the Finding of Love (2005)

Vom Suchen und Finden der Liebe (original title)
A comedy that proves everlasting love is a myth.

Director:

Helmut Dietl

Writers:

Helmut Dietl (screenplay), Helmut Dietl (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Moritz Bleibtreu ... Mimi Nachtigal
Alexandra Maria Lara ... Venus Morgenstern
Uwe Ochsenknecht ... Theo Stokowski
Anke Engelke ... Helena Stokowski
Heino Ferch ... Hermes - Aphrodite
Justus von Dohnányi ... Harry (as Justus von Dohnànyi)
Marily Milia Marily Milia ... Kalypso
Richard Beek Richard Beek ... Charon
Christoph Maria Herbst ... Robby Gediner
Harald Schmidt Harald Schmidt ... Psychotherapeut
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Henry Bissinger Henry Bissinger
Claudine Biswas-MacKenzie Claudine Biswas-MacKenzie ... Studentin (as Claudine Biswas)
Sebastian Fuhrmann Sebastian Fuhrmann ... Kellner
Fred Hady Fred Hady ... Journalist
Michael Heukrodt Michael Heukrodt ... Fotograf
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A comedy that proves everlasting love is a myth.

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site [Germany]

Country:

Germany

Language:

German | Greek

Release Date:

27 January 2005 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

A szerelem keresése és meglelése See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,795,134
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Quotes

Mimi Nachtigal: I like the way you hold your fork. It's so... gripping.
Venus Morgenstern: And I like the cast on your leg. It's so... damaged.
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Featured in Herr Schmidt wird 50, will aber nicht feiern (2007) See more »

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sorry, it's awful
14 February 2005 | by bbock-2See all my reviews

Sorry to say, but this movie was the worst I have seen for quite a while! The theme itself is - no doubt- beautiful: love, able to cross the borders of death: When Mimi kills himself after the end of his love-relationship with Venus, she follows him to the Underworld to bring him back.... but everything in the film seems so exaggerated that it is hard to decide, whether this is all meant serious or it is supposed to be a satire on the main motives of love in myth and literature! And if so, it's not convincing. My personal advise: Don't invest in a ticket for this film, but go and buy yourself a copy of the classical composition from E. Gluck, that is part of the soundtrack. Much more beauty in this one.


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