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The Merchant of Four Seasons (Händler der vier Jahreszeiten) (1972)

The Merchant of Four Seasons
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Irm Hermann Irm Hermann
Irmgard Epp
Hanna Schygulla Hanna Schygulla
Anna Epp, Hans's sister
Klaus Löwitsch Klaus Löwitsch
Harry Radek
Karl Scheydt Karl Scheydt
Andrea Schober Andrea Schober
Renate Epp, Hans's daughter
Gusti Kreissl Gusti Kreissl
Mother Epp
Ingrid Caven Ingrid Caven
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Description: Rainer Werner Fassbinder had 12 features under his belt when he finally found success at home and earned international acclaim for The Merchant of Four Seasons. Hans Hirschmüller stars as Hans, who returns from a stint in the French Foreign Legion with high hopes and grand plans for the "economic miracle" of 1950s Germany. Fired from the police force for dallying with a hooker, he sets himself up as a street peddler selling fruits and vegetables from a pushcart, much to the horror of his bourgeois family and his socially conscious lover, who leaves him in disgust. Settling for a loveless marriage with a manipulative w ... (more)
Release date: 10 February 1972
UPC: 720917532523
Tags: 1970s (4), Germany (4), Capitalism (3), Fruit Seller (2), 1971 (2), Fassbinder (2), Family Relationships (2), Worker (2), Merchant (2), Materialism (2), Disease (1), Workers (1), Working Class (1), 85 Min. (1), 1970's (1), Color (1), 70's (1), West Germany (1), 70s (1), Family (1)
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