Life Begins (1960)

04/08/1960 (DE) Drama 1h 59m
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A new world full of excitement and temptation opens up for 18-year-old Erika when her father flees from Krüselin, a small village in Brandenburg, to West Berlin, taking his daughter with him. Her uncle's luxurious house, the turbulence of life in the big city, and her cousin's progressive thinking and quick wit all turn her head at first. But behind all this glitter and tinsel lurks the cold, hard world of money and Erika begins to feel homesick for the town where she grew up and for Rolf, her first real boyfriend.

  1. Heiner Carow


  2. Jeanne Stern


  3. Kurt Stern


Top Billed Cast

  1. Doris Abeßer

    Doris Abeßer

    Erika Schenk

  2. Erik Veldre

    Erik Veldre

    Rolf Gruber

  3. Wilhelm Koch-Hooge

    Wilhelm Koch-Hooge

    Dr. Schenk

  4. Raimund Schelcher

    Raimund Schelcher

    Direktor Gruber

  5. Manja Behrens

    Manja Behrens

    Frau Brenner

  6. Rolf Ludwig

    Rolf Ludwig

    Benno Brenner

  7. Marga Legal

    Marga Legal

    Frau Gruber

  8. Hartmut Reck

    Hartmut Reck


  9. Gisela May

    Gisela May


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Life Begins

Original Title Das Leben beginnt

Status Released

Original Language German

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