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Frau Ella (2013)

A young man kidnaps an 87-year-old woman to escape his looming fatherhood and instead finds what's important about life.

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... Sascha
... Frau Ella
... Klaus
... Lina
... Rudolph
... Arzt Krankenhaus
Anna Thalbach ... Schwester Erika
Luc Feit ... Kalle
Helmut Rusch ... Pfleger Richie
Karlo von Montag ... Krückenpatient
... Swing-Band
Peter Horn ... Swing-Band
Martin Probst ... Swing-Band
... Polizist (Berlin)
Franc Bruneau ... Student Paris
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A young man kidnaps an 87-year-old woman to escape his looming fatherhood and instead finds what's important about life.

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Фрау Элла  »

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Klaus: Och, Frau Ella!
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Only You
Written by Matthias Schweighöfer (as Matthias)
Performed by Anna Bederke
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Very heartwarming, feel-good Drama with a deeper Message
9 April 2014 | by See all my reviews

A young Taxi Driver finds out his on and off Girlfriend is pregnant and gets in an Accident. At the Hospital he is put into the same Room as an elderly Lady due do a Flooding in the Hospital. Somewhat annoyed having to share a Room, she starts warming his Heart and when telling him about her upcoming Surgery - as a Med Dropout - he understands that this simple Surgery could kill her if she signs the Papers. Under Medication she does sign the Documents, so Sasha doesn't see any other Option than to get her out of the Clinic. With Cops looking for them Sasha gets nervous and a bit annoyed with Ms. Ella again. She agrees to be taken home after they go to one Place she'd like to show him. There the spontaneous Idea evolves to drive to Paris to look for Ms. Ella's long lost Love, a Soldier that she didn't have the Guts to move to the U.S. with.


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