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The Space Between the Lines (2019)

Gut gegen Nordwind (original title)
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Actually, Emmi Rothner had just wanted to unsubscribe from a newspaper subscription. But because she makes a typo in the address bar, the email ends up in the mailbox of Leo Leike. It is the beginning of a long online exchange.


Vanessa Jopp


Jane Ainscough, Daniel Glattauer (novel)
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Credited cast:
Nora Tschirner ... Emmi
Alexander Fehling ... Leo
Ulrich Thomsen ... Bernhard
Ella Rumpf ... Adrienne
Claudia Eisinger ... Marlene
Katharina Gieron Katharina Gieron ... Fiona
Eleonore Weisgerber ... Vera
Yoran Leicher Yoran Leicher ... Jonas
Moritz Führmann Moritz Führmann ... Paul
Gina Henkel Gina Henkel ... Simone
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dominik Bäcker Dominik Bäcker ... Student
Piet Fuchs ... Dr. Koch
Anke Fuenfstueck Anke Fuenfstueck ... Pregnant Woman
Kirsten Galani Kirsten Galani ... Karen
Martin Horn Martin Horn ... Prof. Ragosch
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An incorrect letter and Emma Rothner's e-mail inadvertently ends up with Leo Leike, a linguist, instead of the intended recipient. Leo answers. An exchange takes its course, which becomes funny and more and more personal. Because they do not know each other, so they do not have to fear loss of face, they trust in each other intimate things. Emma and Leo make a digital friendship and want to leave it at that. But at some point there are butterflies in the bellies and every "pling" in the mailbox shames them up. Maybe they should meet after all? On the other hand, Emma is married to Bernhard and Leo is still hanging on his ex-girlfriend Marlene.

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The books are excellent!
3 December 2019 | by chanashamlaSee all my reviews

I liked the books very much, I didn't watch the movie yet, all I know is when I read the first part of the book, I said to myself "I have to make this book a movie" When I read the second part of the book, I said to myself "I have no doubt I make it a movie"unfortunately, is the day when I found the movie, (too late for me 😪) Well ...I'm the book the are bristles for a man, a supplement that changes the look a lot, and honey-colored eyes for a woman that is unique in itself, in my imagination is like how it describes in the book. Even if I'm disappointed that I didn't make the movie, I rate it ten stars just for the book's great success.

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