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Effi Briest (2009)

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Ambitious German imperial hussars veteran baron Geert von Instetten takes office as coastal district administrator, hoping to e promoted to the colonies. His childhood love, Luise, married ... See full summary »

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Theodor Fontane (novel), Volker Einrauch
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julia Jentsch ... Effi von Briest
Heike Warmuth Heike Warmuth ... Hulda
Mirko Lang Mirko Lang ... Dagobert von Briest
Ludwig Blochberger ... Nienkerken
Sebastian Koch ... Geert von Instetten
Thomas Thieme Thomas Thieme ... Herr von Briest
Juliane Köhler ... Luise von Briest
Sölk Schulze Sölk Schulze ... Pastor Niemeyer
Petra-Maria Cammin Petra-Maria Cammin ... Frau Niemeyer (as Petra Marie Cammin)
Thilo Wedell Thilo Wedell ... Diener Wilke
Thomas Neumann Thomas Neumann ... Hausdiener Friedrich
Barbara Auer ... Johanna
Andrzej Kostrzewa Andrzej Kostrzewa ... Kutscher Kruse
Godoh-W. Leiji Godoh-W. Leiji ... Chinese
Karoline Hugler Karoline Hugler ... Braut Chinese
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Ambitious German imperial hussars veteran baron Geert von Instetten takes office as coastal district administrator, hoping to e promoted to the colonies. His childhood love, Luise, married local estate owner von Briest and now arranges for their daughter, Effie, to wed the baron, rather then her beloved cousin Dagobert. In his creepy home, built and filled with exotica by an ocean captain whose Chinese servant is said to haunt it, Effie believes to meet ghosts. She starts an affair with married, swagger major von Crampas. Written by KGF Vissers

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

12 February 2009 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Effi See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,314,400
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Dolby

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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In the last scene a modern signboard (indicating the position of an underground hydrant) which is mounted on a street light is clearly visible. See more »

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Version of Rosen im Herbst (1955) See more »

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