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Kurz und schmerzlos (Short Sharp Shock)
Author/Director: Fatih Akin
Subtitles: English, None
Hamburg, Germany: a small crime scene. Three friends: Gabriel from Turkey and just out of prison, Costa from Greece and together with Gabriel's sister, Bobby from Serbia and together with her best friend. Bobby wants to get more involved in organized crime and decides to pursue a membership in an Albanian gang. To prove himself, he has to beat up someone who owes his future boss. Later, when Bobby has to arrange a weapons deal on his own, he tries to include his friends. But Gabriel does not want to go back into crime; he is dreaming of owning a boat rental shop on the southern Turkish coast. Costa, always out of money, joins Bobby for one last time before going straight. But before the deal is made, both women plan to leave their men, and when the deal goes through, it goes terribly wrong.
NOTE: English subtitles are available on the MLTC stream via the button below, but this film is generally not available in the US and there are no subtitles on the DVD.
ISBN: ASIN: B00004ZEGH
More Information: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0162426/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
MTLC ID: 4139