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A Good Boy (2008)

TV Movie | 90 min | Drama

After his mother's death, 17-year-old Sven moves in with his dad Achim, a taxi driver, who had divorced his mother several years earlier. It is not easy for Achim to get used to an adolescent around the house, especially since Sven hardly ...See moreAfter his mother's death, 17-year-old Sven moves in with his dad Achim, a taxi driver, who had divorced his mother several years earlier. It is not easy for Achim to get used to an adolescent around the house, especially since Sven hardly speaks to him. But Sven does well in school, and Achim hopes that time will bring them closer together. It is Achim's girlfriend Julia who first senses that something is wrong with Sven. Why, she wonders, does he always hang around with young boys? Why does not he have any friends his own age? She suspects that he is gay. The truth, however, is somewhat more nuanced - and chilling: Sven has pedophile tendencies. Proof is soon found on videos that shock and sicken Achim. Sven himself is shattered and regrets his actions. Julia suggests therapy, but Achim is convinced that he and Sven can handle this together. But he is wrong. Though Sven practically begs his father to lock him up in his room, Achim has confidence in his son - a confidence that soon turns out to be ill placed... Written by Anonymous See less
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Writer
Karl-Heinz Käfer (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Anja Dihrberg | Jacqueline Rietz (as Jaqueline Rietz)
Production Designer
Claus-Jürgen Pfeiffer (as Claus Jürgen Pfeiffer)
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Apr 9, 2008 (Germany)

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21 cast members
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Klaus J. Behrendt
Achim Maas Achim Maas   See fewer
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Sebastian Urzendowsky
Sven Maas Sven Maas   See fewer
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Martin Brambach
Ralf Bechler Ralf Bechler   See fewer
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Komi Togbonou
Gaston (as Komi Togbonu) Gaston (as Komi Togbonu)   See fewer
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Helene Grass
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Ursina Lardi
Patricks Mutter Patricks Mutter   See fewer
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Cornelia Schmaus
Svens Oma Svens Oma   See fewer
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Liv Lisa Fries
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Katarina Gaub
Cordula Cordula   See fewer
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Ulrike Bliefert
Frau Kleedörfer Frau Kleedörfer   See fewer
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Sandro Lohmann
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Samuel Schneider
Lukas (as Samuel) Lukas (as Samuel)   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 251 votes