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A family saga with a supernatural twist, set in a German town, where the disappearance of two young children exposes the relationships among four families.
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2020   2019   2017  
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Series cast summary:
Louis Hofmann ...  Jonas Kahnwald 23 episodes, 2017-2020
Karoline Eichhorn ...  Charlotte Doppler / ... 22 episodes, 2017-2020
Lisa Vicari ...  Martha Nielsen 20 episodes, 2017-2020
Maja Schöne ...  Hannah Kahnwald / ... 20 episodes, 2017-2020
Stephan Kampwirth ...  Peter Doppler / ... 20 episodes, 2017-2020
Jördis Triebel ...  Katharina Nielsen / ... 20 episodes, 2017-2020
Andreas Pietschmann ...  The Stranger / ... 19 episodes, 2017-2020
Paul Lux ...  Bartosz Tiedemann / ... 18 episodes, 2017-2020
Moritz Jahn ...  Magnus Nielsen / ... 18 episodes, 2017-2020
Christian Hutcherson ...  Magnus Nielson / ... 18 episodes, 2017-2020
Oliver Masucci ...  Ulrich Nielsen / ... 17 episodes, 2017-2020
Peter Benedict Peter Benedict ...  Aleksander Tiedemann / ... 17 episodes, 2017-2020
Gina Stiebitz ...  Franziska Doppler / ... 17 episodes, 2017-2020
Deborah Kaufmann ...  Regina Tiedemann / ... 16 episodes, 2017-2020
Daan Lennard Liebrenz ...  Mikkel Nielsen 14 episodes, 2017-2020
Julika Jenkins Julika Jenkins ...  Claudia Tiedemann 1987 / ... 14 episodes, 2017-2020
Carlotta von Falkenhayn ...  Elisabeth Doppler / ... 14 episodes, 2017-2020
Tamar Pelzig ...  Doris / ... 14 episodes, 2017-2019
Dietrich Hollinderbäumer ...  Adam 13 episodes, 2019-2020
Mark Waschke ...  Noah / ... 13 episodes, 2017-2020
Leopold Hornung ...  Torben Wöller / ... 13 episodes, 2017-2020
Christian Pätzold ...  Egon Tiedemann 1986 / ... 12 episodes, 2017-2020
Will Beinbrink ...  The Stranger 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Hermann Beyer Hermann Beyer ...  Helge Doppler / ... 10 episodes, 2017-2020
Christian Steyer ...  H.G. Tannhaus 1986 / ... 10 episodes, 2017-2020

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The first German production from the world's leading Internet TV Network is set in a German town in present day where the disappearance of two young children exposes the double lives and fractured relationships among four families. In ten hour-long episodes, the story takes on a surprising twist that ties back to the same town in 1986. Written by Wiedemann & Berg Television

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The tattoo on Noah's back, and in a picture in the 1986 version of the local hospital, is of The Emerald Tablet, an ancient text part of whats known as "Hermetica", a collection of occultist 2nd Century Greco-Egyptian "wisdom texts". It describes, among other things, alchemy experiments, transmutation, and the creation of the universe. But more importantly it discusses the idea that both large and small actions are all connected and influence each other, which is a central theme of the series. Also, conspiracy theorists claim, since according to some people, the text is much older than the language it contains, that it might be from somewhere unknown, some claim aliens, some claim time-travel. See more »

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The police car used by Egon in 1953 is actually a model from a much later year as evidenced by the large rear window. A 1953 beetle had a small oval window in the back. See more »


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Would have given it 100 stars if that was an option.
30 June 2020 | by gauravs-01296See all my reviews

Best show I've ever watched. Every aspect of it looks spectacular. It's new , different, unique, confusing at times, thrilling, suspenseful, gripping, beautifully well acted, bit of romantic at the same time. Completely changed the Idea of time travel into my head. I don't think any other time travel thing will excite me more than DARK from now on.


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