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Echte Kerle (1996)

Christoph, cop and self-confident macho, has trouble with his fiance. After a long night he wakes up in the arms of Edgar, a good-looking, gay auto-mechanic. His live gets more and more ... See full summary »

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Christoph Schwenk
Carin C. Tietze ...
Helen
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Edgar
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Mike
Rudolf Kowalski ...
Kallenbach
Dieter Brandecker ...
Deichsel
Daniela Ziegler ...
Iris
Ina Weisse ...
Karin
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Marco
Heinz-Werner Kraehkamp ...
Mofafahrer (Motorbike Driver)
Edgar M. Böhlke ...
(as Edgar M. Boehlke)
Antonio Putignano ...
Pizzabote (Pizza Deliverer)
Martin Ankermann ...
Herr Tanner
Karina Marmann ...
Ursula
Philipp Seiser ...
Anton
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Christoph, cop and self-confident macho, has trouble with his fiance. After a long night he wakes up in the arms of Edgar, a good-looking, gay auto-mechanic. His live gets more and more troublesome after his girl friend throws him out of their apartment and as last resort he moves to Edgars place. Working together with a new, good-looking, very self-confident, female collegue, but living with a good-looking gay guy makes him pretty uncertain about his sexuality and his role as a cop. Written by Konstantin Articus <KArticus@aol.com>

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Wer ein Auto klaut, hat die Polizei am Hals. Oder im Bett. Oder beides.

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Edgar: The best love stories have sad endings.
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It is a keeper...
19 November 2002 | by (Salem, Illinois) – See all my reviews

I totally enjoyed this movie, even with having to read the English. I can honestly say that it is one of my favorites. I could relate to Christoph and Edgar, having been in a similar situation. The scene in the locker room at the police station was great too, after rumors were going around. Christoph had reached a point in his thinking where he realized that it just didn't matter. And this happening after Christoph and Edgar came to terms with their relationship the night before. I also loved the ending. I wish I could say more, but I don't want to ruin it for anyone who hasn't watched it. I liked the movie so much, I bought the DVD.


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