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The Seventh Continent (1989)

16 03/26/1990 (US) Drama 1h 47m


Chronicles three years of a middle class family seemingly caught up in their daily routines, only troubled by minor incidents. Behind their apparent calm and repetitive existence however, they are actually planning something sinister.

  1. Michael Haneke

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Johanna Teicht


Top Billed Cast

  1. Birgit Doll

    Birgit Doll

    Anna Schober

  2. Dieter Berner

    Dieter Berner

    Georg Schober

  3. Leni Tanzer

    Leni Tanzer

    Eva Schober

  4. Silvia Fenz

    Silvia Fenz

    Optiker Kundin

  5. Robert Dietl

    Robert Dietl

    Georgs Vorgesetzter

  6. Georg Friedrich

    Georg Friedrich

    Fault Service of the Post Office

  7. Udo Samel

    Udo Samel


  8. Elisabeth Rath


  9. Georges Kern

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The Seventh Continent
The Seventh Continent

Original Title Der siebente Kontinent

Status Released

Original Language German

Budget -

Revenue -


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