Opera ball

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The Vienna State Opera on Thursday before the Carnival. As every year the large ball rather is attended by celebrities from politics and the media. Just the arrival of newcomers is finished and the Polonaise faded as it is in the best tradition: "Alles Walzer". transferred with 20 cameras live throughout the world. Television journalist Fraser (Heiner Lauterbach) views the event from the control room, outside in the hall leads his son has one of the cameras. Suddenly all hell breaks loose: poison gas flows from hidden containers, hundreds of guests die in agony, millions of horrified spectators experience it on the TV screen...

  1. Urs Egger


Top Billed Cast

  1. Heiner Lauterbach

    Heiner Lauterbach

    Kurt Frazer

  2. Franka Potente

    Franka Potente

    Gabrielle Becker

  3. Frank Giering

    Frank Giering

    Jörg Blahacek 'Ingenieur'

  4. Caroline Goodall

    Caroline Goodall

    Heather Frazer

  5. Gudrun Landgrebe

    Gudrun Landgrebe

    Claudia Röhler

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Opera ball


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Original Title Opernball

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 15, 1998


Original Language German

Runtime 3h 0m

Budget -

Revenue -



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