BAGDAD CAFE [OUT OF ROSENHEIM]
CELESTE (original title)
FIVE LAST DAYS [FUENF LETZTE TAGE]
GLAMOROUS WORLD OF THE ADLON HOTEL, THE [IN DER GLANZVOLLEN WELT DES HOTEL ADLON]
ROSALIE GOES SHOPPING
Director: Percy Adlon
Marianne Sägebrecht, Junoesque heroine of SUGARBABY and BAGDAD CAFE, returns as a GI wife and mother, Rosalie, now settled down in Stuttgart, Arkansas, who keeps her family afloat financially - by check and credit card fraud. Creditors send her so many notices that even the mailman is impressed. But as well as Rosalie manipulates the financial system of Stuttgart, she?s falling behind, until her great revelation comes. One day she discovers that if she owes the bank $100,000, the bank wants its money, but if she owes the bank $1 million, the bank is scared of her. That?s all she needs to know: she buys herself a home computer, hooks herself up with local industry and makes it into the financial big league. Adlon pokes fun at merchandise-mad America here with lighthearted cultural ...