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The End of the Rainbow (1979)

Das Ende des Regenbogens (original title)
A 17 year old Berlin boy turns prostitute and petty thief. Despite the attempts of a social worker to help, the boy runs into real trouble when a burglary goes awry.

Director:

Uwe Frießner

Writer:

Uwe Frießner
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Thomas Kufahl Thomas Kufahl ... Jimmi
Slavica Rankovic Slavica Rankovic ... Gabi
Henry Lutze Henry Lutze ... Bernie
Udo Samel ... Dieter
Heinz Hoenig ... Jörg
Sabine Beck-Baruth Sabine Beck-Baruth ... Monika
Andrew Bergmann Andrew Bergmann
Michael Brennicke Michael Brennicke
Aksunger Dogan Aksunger Dogan
Klaus Jaschkowski Klaus Jaschkowski
Johanna Karl-Lory Johanna Karl-Lory ... Gabis Großmutter
Michael Köppner Michael Köppner
Adrian Kubitzki Adrian Kubitzki
Dieter Kude Dieter Kude
Volker Kude Volker Kude
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A 17 year old Berlin boy turns prostitute and petty thief. Despite the attempts of a social worker to help, the boy runs into real trouble when a burglary goes awry.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

21 September 1979 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

O fim do arco-íris See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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