Mostly Martha

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Generally favorable reviews - based on 28 Critics

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Universal acclaim- based on 19 Ratings

Summary: Martha (Gedeck) is a head chef for an upscale restaurant who relies on her culinary skill as her primary means of communication. When her sister dies in a car accident, her orderly world falls apart as she has to care for her eight-year-old niece, a girl who proves as resolute and single-minded as her aunt. (Paramount Classics)

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Runtime: 109 min
Rating: Rated PG thematic material and mild language.
Production: Rai Cinemafiction
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Countries: Germany, Italy, Austria, Switzerland
Languages: German, Italian
Home Release Date: Feb 18, 2003
Director Credit
Sandra Nettelbeck Director
Writer Credit
Sandra Nettelbeck Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Martina Gedeck Martha Klein
Maxime Foerste Lina Klein (Martha's Niece)
Sergio Castellitto Mario
Cast Credit
Angela Schmidt Frau Steinberg
Antonio Wannek Carlos
August Zirner Martha's Therapist
Diego Ribon Giuseppe Lorenzo
Gerhard Garbers Herr Steinberg
Idil Üner Bernadette
Katja Studt Lea
Oliver Broumis Jan
Sibylle Canonica Frida
Ulrich Thomsen Sam Thalberg
Victoria Trauttmansdorff Companion
W.D. Sprenger Noisy Customer
Producer Credit
Carlo Degli Esposti Co-Producer
Christine Berg Producer: Kinowelt
Christoph Friedel Producer
Dschingis Bowakow Executive Producer
Heinz Stussak Co-Producer
Karl Baumgartner Producer
Marcel Hoehn Co-Producer
Michael Seeber Co-Producer
Rainer Kölmel Co-Producer
Ulrich Limmer Co-Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by:

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