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What a Man (2011)

What a Man: The young teacher Alex is abandoned by his girlfriend Caroline and therefore begins a journey in search of himself. But how he overcomes the pitfalls out there for a modern man? And what is it that makes a man a man?

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Cast

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Mavie Hörbiger ...
Carolin
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Paul Alhäuser ...
Frank
Julia Niegel ...
Henriette
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Lilay Huser ...
Okke's Oma
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Vedat Erincin ...
Okke's Vater
Luise Bähr ...
Krankenschwester Nina
Friedrich Mücke ...
Arzt
Tom Zickler ...
Arzthelfer (as Thomas Zickler)
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Etienne
Noah Wiechers ...
Alex jung
Julia Nelles ...
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Storyline

Nice guy Alex has gone well out of his way to accommodate his petulant and demanding girlfriend Carolin, so it comes as a complete surprise when he finds out she's cheated on him and thinks little of their relationship (ending it). As he actively questions if he's all the man he should be, best friends Okke and Nele stick loyally by his side to weather him through it. Written by statmanjeff

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

25 August 2011 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Todo un hombre  »

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Quotes

Alex: Frank, pack die Wurst weg.
[translation: "Frank, put away that sausage."]
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Soundtracks

Two By Two
Music & Lyrics by Richard Sauberlich, Hamish Crombie, Geoff Lea, Wayne Yardley
Performed by Animal Kingdom
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