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  • The Airlift (2005)
  • TV Movie | 180 min | Drama, Romance, War
The Airlift (2005)
TV Movie | 180 min | Drama, Romance, War

Two-part historic drama about a difficult love affair between a German woman and an American soldier during the Berlin Airlift. After her husband Axel is declared dead, Luise Kielberg must survive as a single mother of a 12-year-old boy in...See moreTwo-part historic drama about a difficult love affair between a German woman and an American soldier during the Berlin Airlift. After her husband Axel is declared dead, Luise Kielberg must survive as a single mother of a 12-year-old boy in post-war Berlin. At the beginning of the Soviet Blockade in 1948, she waitresses at the Tempelhof Airport and gets to know General William Turner, one of the most influential aides of General Clay to organize the American airlifts. Luise becomes his personal secretary and falls in love with him, but suddenly Axel returns. Written by fippi2000 See less
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Nov 27, 2005 (Germany)

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33 cast members
Name Known for
Heino Ferch
General Philipp Turner General Philipp Turner   See fewer
Bettina Zimmermann
Luise Kielberg Luise Kielberg   See fewer
Ulrich Tukur
General Lucius Dubignon Clay Jr. General Lucius Dubignon Clay Jr.   See fewer
Ulrich Noethen
Dr. Alex Kielberg Dr. Alex Kielberg   See fewer
Leo Natalis
Michael Kielberg Michael Kielberg   See fewer
Michael Gwisdek
Herbert Prenske Herbert Prenske   See fewer
Burghart Klaußner
Ernst Reuter Ernst Reuter   See fewer
Bruno F. Apitz
Stalins Berater (as Bruno Apitz) Stalins Berater (as Bruno Apitz)   See fewer
Joachim Paul Assböck
General Cock Austin Walker General Cock Austin Walker   See fewer
Peter Benedict
Außenminister Achesen Außenminister Achesen   See fewer
Uta Bonz
Kellnerin Kellnerin   See fewer
Markus Boysen
Trumans Berater Trumans Berater   See fewer
Martin Goeres
Soldat Soldat   See fewer
Jürgen Hentsch
Amerikanischer Präsident Truman Amerikanischer Präsident Truman   See fewer
Hansjürgen Hürrig
Stalin (as Hans Jürgen Hürrig) Stalin (as Hans Jürgen Hürrig)   See fewer
Heike Jonca
Actress Actress   See fewer
Petra Kelling
Oberschwester Oberschwester   See fewer
Rüdiger Kuhlbrodt
Trumans Berater Trumans Berater   See fewer
Claudia Loerding
Frau Prenske Frau Prenske   See fewer
Jan Messutat
US-Wachsoldat US-Wachsoldat   See fewer
Jannis Michel
Michael Kielberg (6 J.) Michael Kielberg (6 J.)   See fewer
Anabelle D. Munro
Sekretaerin (as Anabelle Munro) Sekretaerin (as Anabelle Munro)   See fewer
Vincent Redetzki
Wolfgang Wolfgang   See fewer
Cornelia Schmaus
Mutter von Luise Mutter von Luise   See fewer
Hinnerk Schönemann
Jacks neuer Copilot Jacks neuer Copilot   See fewer
Tim Wilde
Actor Actor   See fewer
Lili Zahavi
Actress Actress   See fewer
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