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Friendship! (2010)

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A young man from East Germany travels to San Francisco to search for his father, who fled 12 years ago.

Director:

Markus Goller

Writers:

Oliver Ziegenbalg (screenplay), Tom Zickler (stories)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthias Schweighöfer ... Tom Kleeberg
Friedrich Mücke ... Veit Jagoda
Alicja Bachleda ... Zoey
Todd Stashwick ... Darryl
Peter Macon ... Hope
Kevin Rankin ... Marvin
Cameron Goodman ... Amber
Kimberly J. Brown ... Dorothee
Cocoa Brown ... Polizistin
Dwayne Adway ... Hunter
Kirsten Block ... Ursel
Hans-Uwe Bauer Hans-Uwe Bauer ... Falker (as Hans Uwe Bauer)
Justus Kammerer Justus Kammerer ... Tom 12 Jahre
Adrian Moore Adrian Moore ... Veit 12 Jahre
Gitta Schweighöfer ... Tom's Mutter
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Storyline

1989: while all of Germany is celebrating the German Reunification, Veit and Tom set off for America with nothing more than a 100 Deutsch Marks "welcoming money" in their pocket. They are trying to find Veit's Dad who fled long before the fall of the Berlin Wall. Two "Ossis" (East Berliners) on an odyssey through the Land of Freedom and Capitalism, from New York to San Francisco. Written by Wiedemann & Berg Film

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Adventure | Comedy

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Trivia

First time ever that Matthias Schweighöfer had been in the USA. See more »

Goofs

The East Germans brought the small film projector with them to the United States. The projector would spin at half speed and the bulb at half illumination due to difference of voltage between East Germany (220 V at 50 Hz) and United States (110 V at 60 Hz). That is unless they brought the voltage converter along. See more »

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Three Is One Too Much
Written by Christopher Barrett Anderson and Thomas Hien
Performed by Chris And Thomas
Courtesy of Chris And Thomas LLC
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23 May 2020 | by mairleSee all my reviews

It's not that funny, but it's not that bad either.


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Country:

Germany | USA

Language:

German | English

Release Date:

14 January 2010 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Amizade! See more »

Filming Locations:

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$38,061,593
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color | Black and White (Super 8mm Film)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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