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Der Willi-Busch-Report (1979)
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Der Willi-Busch-Report (1979)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Satire about German reunification.
Plot: dead man, border, cold war, journalism, reporter, brother sister relationship, iron curtain, newspaper, bare breasts

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