What a Mess

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Eduard von Bittermagen and his friend Professor Pfiff, indulge in an amusing hobby. They take every opportunity to bet on anything. Their latest bet: Bittermagen claims that his nephew Tommi, a young rascal and the Professor's young daughter Julia will become a couple although the two are actually not crazy about each other. Of course, Pfiff bets against it. But then Bittermagen uses a macabre trick. He acts as if his last hour had come and summons Tommi and Julia to his "deathbed". He offers his immense heritage to both of them-if they solve a problem.

  1. Franz Marischka

    Director, Writer

  2. Erich Tomek


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  1. Thomas Ohrner


  2. Anja Schüte

    Anja Schüte


  3. John Jürgens


  4. Renate Langer

    Renate Langer


  5. Gunther Philipp

    Gunther Philipp

    Eduard von Bittermagen

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What a Mess


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Original Title Ein dicker Hund

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 16, 1982


    No children younger than 6 years admitted.

Original Language German

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget -

Revenue -



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