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Die Konkurrentin (1997)

Katharina, a successful management consultant, has to face Maren as a new assistant. The young woman is very ambitious but has been employed by junior Boss Grosser to spoil Katharina's ... See full summary »

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Charlotte Schwab ...
Katharina Nordberg
Ann-Kathrin Kramer ...
Maren Rieger
Peter Lerchbaumer ...
Jens Nordberg
Ezard Haußmann ...
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Richard Grosser
Anna Böttcher ...
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Franziska Brekenfelder ...
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Katharina, a successful management consultant, has to face Maren as a new assistant. The young woman is very ambitious but has been employed by junior Boss Grosser to spoil Katharina's career. Despite all circumstances they work perfectly well as a team - and fall in love. Katharina, wife and mother of two teenage twins, is shaken up by the new situation. Is she willing to live her life with Maren, an open lesbian? Written by Ssue <sms@gmx.de>

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Maybe humdrum, but cute.
21 November 2007 | by See all my reviews

I do not think it was all that obvious, and the fact that it is a Europeen film, not Hollywood, prevents it from falling into all the cliché cracks Hollywood has a tendency of falling into when the script is just so-so. I am not so hung up on corporate stuff - big offices with shiny surfaces leaves me somewhat cold - what I liked about the film was the lovestory between the women. I thought it nice and - maybe humdrum - but believable. The other pluss point was that the two ladies where way out of their teens and nice looking. And they where not afraid of their own feelings. Sexuality does not stop at 30. Thanks for that. If you want to chill out a couple of hours and want to see a lesbian-oriented film - this could well be the one.


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