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Die Welle (2011)

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Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $35,122,948
Worldwide Box Office $35,122,948
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Synopsis

Germany today. During a project week, high school teacher Rainer Wenger comes up with an experiment in order to explain to his students how totalitarian governments work. A role-playing game with tragic results begins. Within a few days, what began as harmless notions, like discipline and community, builds into a real movement: The Wave. By the third day, the students start ostracizing and threatening others. When the conflict finally erupts into violence at an intramural water polo game, the teacher decides to break off the experiment. But it's too late. The Wave is out of control...

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,250,000
Domestic Releases: May 27th, 2011 (Limited) by IFC Films, released as The Wave
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Keywords: Foreign Language, High School Hell, Bullies, Bigotry, Inspired by a True Story, Political, Inspirational Teacher
Source:Based on Factual Book/Article
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Rat Pack, Constantin Film, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg
Production Countries: Germany

Cast

   Rainer Wenger
Frederick Lau    Tim
Max Reimelt    Marco
Jennifer Ulrich    Karo
Christiane Paul    Anke Wenger

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Christian Becker
Screenwriter    Dennis Gansel
Screenwriter    Peter Thorwarth

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