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Die Udo Honig Story (2015)

An insight view on the life of Udo Honig, successful football manager with a gambling addiction (similarities to a successful football manager in real life being purely coincidental).

Director:

Uwe Janson

Writers:

David Ungureit, Uwe Janson (co-writer)
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Marc Bator Marc Bator
Harry Blank Harry Blank
Martin Feifel ... Alex
Wolfgang Fierek ... Paul Greitner
Wilson Gonzalez Wilson Gonzalez ... Young Udo Honig (as Wilson Gonzalez Ochsenknecht)
Shadi Hedayati Shadi Hedayati ... Ceylan Ataman
Hannes Jaenicke ... Franz Kaiser
Wolfgang Krebs Wolfgang Krebs ... Prime Minister Hofersee
Peter Kremer Peter Kremer ... Guido
Heiner Lauterbach ... Ludwig Moser
Dietmar Mössmer Dietmar Mössmer ... Gerd Bomber
Uwe Ochsenknecht ... Udo Honig
Götz Otto ... Gefängnisarzt
Carolin Rieger Carolin Rieger ... Bardame im Hofbräuhaus
Gisela Schneeberger Gisela Schneeberger ... Marion Honig
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Storyline

Udo Honig, manager of renowned football club FC Rot-Weiss Oberbayern, is in trouble. Not only does he face a prison sentence for large-scale tax fraud, he has to finally come clear from a serious gambling addiction that caused his current misery. While in prison and being supported by his wife and old cronies, he reflects on his sometimes daring past while discovering new and unexpected opportunities for his management talents. Written by Steve

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Taglines:

Du musst was wollen!

Genres:

Comedy

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Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

8 September 2015 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Bienvenue au club See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

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Color:

Color (original version)
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Trivia

The Bavarian football clubs being referenced are FC Bayern Munich ("FC Rot-Weiss Oberbayern") or FCB and TSV 1860 Munich ("TSV Weiss-Blau München"). Throughout the movie, several Bavaria Munich club celebrities are being spoofed. See more »

Goofs

The front pages of the newspapers have recurring text paragraphs. Moreover, headlines and contents don't match at times. See more »

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