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The Genital Warriors (2014)

PG | | Comedy | 8 December 2015 (Spain)
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The ensemble film THE GENITAL WARRIORS takes a look at the common past of the three main characters as their memories meet and overlap. The 70-year-old Frank sits in a geronto-psychiatric ... See full summary »


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Credited cast:
Arvild Baud ... John Lennon
Theresa Berlage ... Barbara Rozkosny
Rudolf Waldemar Brem ... Dr. Burnhardt Reimenschneider
Lou Castel ... Frank Ewington
Marlen Diekhoff ... Lena Mahler
Yuri Englert ... Frank Ewington
Peter Franke ... Frank Ewington
Dominik Friebel
Alban Hansen ... Frank Ewington & Mini-John
Bineta Hansen ... Lena-Barbara & Mini-Yoko
Philipp Hochmair ... Frank Ewington
Sebastian Hölz ... Officer Naujoks
Eva Löbau ... Lena Mahler
Sarah Masuch ... Lena Mahler
Iris Minich ... Yoko Ono
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The ensemble film THE GENITAL WARRIORS takes a look at the common past of the three main characters as their memories meet and overlap. The 70-year-old Frank sits in a geronto-psychiatric ward and types a screenplay about his relationship with Lena and Barbara. These two embittered women come together with a magic wand and a shotgun to travel to the past and commit an act of revenge on him. Written by Anonymous

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The 70 years old FRANK tries to get back to his ex-girlfriends LENA and BARBARA after 40 years.
1 September 2014 | by soerenhueperSee all my reviews

A little masterpiece with a very particular and original style. Whoever dismisses "The Genital Warriors" as a simple love story isn't doing this independent work justice. The film moves wonderfully nimbly through space and time, obliterating modern viewing habits with an unusually mindful sense of style and genre for a debut. This entertaining volatility doesn't even stop at the characters, some of which are played by different actors, a stylistic device that works brilliantly throughout the entire piece and always provides for moments of surprise and amusement. The movie offers loads of variety on the visual level, too: Individual episodes were shot on different formats (black and white, color, Super 8, 16mm, digital…) and combined with each other in a very convincing montage.

"The Genital Warriors" is a colorful bouquet flowers with heart-refreshing thumbnails. Quirky, whimsical and one-of-a-kind. A must-see movie!

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Release Date:

8 December 2015 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Geschlechtskriegerinnen See more »

Filming Locations:

Hamburg, Germany

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Sound Mix:

D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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