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In the not too distant future, people struggle to survive their greatest enemy, the sun.

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Tim Fehlbaum

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Tim Fehlbaum (screenplay), Oliver Kahl (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lilo Baur Lilo Baur ... Französin
Marco Calamandrei Marco Calamandrei ... Franzose
Lisa Vicari ... Leonie
Lars Eidinger ... Phillip
Hannah Herzsprung ... Marie
Stipe Erceg ... Tom
Hans-Peter Recktenwald Hans-Peter Recktenwald ... Flüchtiger
Yoann Blanc Yoann Blanc ... Sohn Micha
Christoph Gaugler Christoph Gaugler ... Brückner
Angela Winkler ... Bäuerin
Nino Böhlau Nino Böhlau ... Flori
Ellen Schweiger Ellen Schweiger ... Oma
Lutz Pretzsch Lutz Pretzsch ... Anton
Luca Winkler Luca Winkler ... Jens
Tammo Winkler Tammo Winkler ... Toni
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Three friends -Französin (Lilo Baur), Franzose (Marco Calamandrei) and Leonie (Lisa Vicari)- living on a hot world due to the rise of temperatures head to the mountains, on the way the will encounter more than one obstacle. The first one will arrive on an oil station where they will meet an hostile men who will try to steal something of their car while searching for supplies on the inside of the oil station. Once gone, in the middle of the way they will be get trapped on the road and while part of the team search for oil on a car one of them will be abducted by a group of others men. Then, the real problems will just have started. Written by Salvador Morales León

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Rated R for some violence | See all certifications »

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Country:

Germany | Switzerland

Language:

German | French

Release Date:

10 July 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apocalypse See more »

Filming Locations:

Corsica, France See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The film takes place in 2016. See more »

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99 Luftballons
Written by Karlo Carges and Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen
Performed by Nena
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Enjoyable watch - but a little sparse
20 April 2013 | by thekarmicnomadSee all my reviews

No matter what the language I do love a post apocalyptic thriller.

This has an excellent start, and kept my interest right up to the credits. The backdrop is set very efficiently in the first few minutes of the opening scene, where we meet the main characters.

The characters are intriguing (and as it turns out) quite believable.

As the title may suggest this particular post apocalyptic world is fairly hazardous (aren't they always) and there is a good degree of tension as the characters try to deal with a hostile environment, and each other.

Great acting, no special effects. We aren't treated to a deserted Berlin sequence but the settings in the countryside are simple and professionally handled - you can almost taste the dust.

The only two gripes I have with the film is about a quarter of it is shot in darkness which I don't approve of, and I wanted the action to last a bit longer.

If you are a fan of post apocalyptic movies then this is a must see


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