1938, Romania: at 70, a professor of language and philosophy, Dominic Matei, contemplates suicide: the love of his life is dead, and he remains unable to complete his life’s work on the origins of language. Then, he’s struck by lightning. After a slow recovery, he grows younger. He must now avoid Nazis, who want to study and experiment on him. Some years later, he meets a young woman who has her own passage through a lightning storm. Not only does Dominic find love again, but her new abilities hold the key to his research. Is the sweetness of life finally at hand?
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Nackt / Naked (2002) Doris Dörrie, Heike Makatsch, Benno Fürmann, Alexandra Maria Lara, Comedy, Drama
Emilia and Felix have separated some time ago, at Charlotte and Dylan (crumbling) the facade of the marital living together already and only Annette and Boris still seem to lead a healthy relationship. All six are friends and are found to eat in Charlotte and Dylan’s apartment. From a lively discussion then develops a bet: Felix claims that the two couples would not see naked and blindfolded again. After a slight hesitation to go Charlotte, Annette, Boris and Dylan finally on a bet …