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Enlightenment Guaranteed


Noted German filmmaker [[Performer~P87948~Doris Dorrie~dorisdörrie]] directs this understated comedy about two middle-aged brothers who go to study at a Zen monastery in Japan. The two brothers could not be more different. Uwe ([[Performer~P53783~Uwe Ochsenknecht~uweochsenknecht]]) is a bored husband and kitchenware salesman, while Gustav ([[Performer~P298023~Gustav Peter Wohler~gustavpeterwohler]]) is a flighty feng shui consultant and Eastern religions devotee. Just as Gustav is preparing to leave for...more

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68 out of 100 Metascore®

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