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Venus and Mars (Venus und Mars)

Venus and Mars

26-year-old Kay returns to her hometown, Himmelsgarten, where she meets up again with old school friends: Lisa, who works as a photographer and is visiting from San Francisco; Marie, who lives with her conservative husband in Himmelsgarten and is expecting her fourth child; and Celeste, who is married to a wealthy and considerably older man and plays the role of the spoiled creature of luxury.
Despite their different personalities and lives, they are all bound by a decisive factor: the search for "big" love and "small" personal happiness. And when Kay's mother brings out the fortune cards, it seems as though it all comes a bit closer. For when Venus and Mars cross, ...
Genre Love Story, Romantic Comedy
Category Feature
Year of Production 1999
Director Harry Mastrogeorge
Screenplay Ben Taylor
Cinematography Martin Fuhrer
Darcy Worsham, Donn Cambern
Nathan Barr
Boerries Hahn-Hoffmann, Patrick Mueller
Cast Lynn Redgrave, Daniela Lunkewitz, Michael Weatherly, Fay Masterson, Julie Bowen, Julia Sawalha, Ryan Hurst
Producers Emmo Lempert, Bernd Lunkewitz, Uwe Schott
Production Company Atlantis Film/Frankfurt, in co-production with Mitteldeutsches Filmkontor/Leipzig
Length 93 min
Format 35 mm, color
Dubbed Versions German
Original Version
 English
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Sound Technology Dolby Digital, DTS
Sound Technology Dolby Digital, DTS, Dolby
With backing from German Federal Film Board, Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung
German Distributor Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Germany/Munich

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