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Japanese Are Better Lovers (Japaner sind die besseren Liebhaber)

Japanese Are Better Lovers

Peter Merz, an ambitious young management consultant, sees the chance of a lifetime come true when he gets a Japanese company interested in a business project in Saxony. Unfortunately, his plans do not work out as smoothly as he had hoped: competition does not sleep. It appears in the shape of Theamarianne Hoederbach, an exceptionally attractive lady who knows all the tricks of the trade. She sets her mind on persuading the Japanese to invest in a project in Thuringia. Full of zeal, Peter looks after Takahashi, the head of the company. But Theamarianne also comes up with some ideas. Forced to meet frequently, the two rivals become more intimately acquainted. Meanwhile Anna, Peter‚s neglected wife, betrays her husband with the shy young Japanese Michio. After accidentally hitting him with her car, she had invited him home one night. He happens to be the powerful Takahashi‚s son, and it is up to him to decide for or against the deal with Peter. But Michio is not interested in business. He prefers spending his time with Anna ...
Genre Comedy
Category Feature
Year of Production 1995
Director Philipp Weinges
Screenplay Philipp Weinges
Cinematography Klaus Eichhammer
Raimund Barthelmes
Joe Mubare & One Tongue
Cast Thomas Heinze, Katharina Müller-Elmau, Katharina Marie Schubert, Akihiro Hamano
Producer Kirsten Hager
Production Company Hager Moss Film/Munich
Runtime 84 min
Format 35 mm, color
Sound Technology Dolby SR
With backing from Bayerische Landeszentrale fuer neue Medien (BLM)
German Distributor Nil Film Art & Entertainment/Munich

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