History Film / WingsOfDesire

26th Aug '15 3:24:14 AM eroock
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!!Tropes:
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!!Tropes: !!This film provides example of:
22nd Mar '15 9:22:12 AM Morgenthaler
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Not a trope.

* UsefulNotes/BerlinWall

* UsefulNotes/ColdWar: The film is set shortly before the fall of the Berlin Wall.
16th Feb '15 1:29:44 PM Menshevik
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* MeaningfulName: The old man, who describes himself as a storyteller, is identified in the end credits as "Homer".
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* MeaningfulName: The old man, man who describes himself as a storyteller, storyteller (Curt Bois) is identified in the end credits as "Homer".
21st Oct '14 8:35:16 AM ThePrinceOfWarchester
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* Bilingual Bonus: In the English release, the dialogue of a young Spanish girl, a Japanese woman and a Pakistani woman are left untranslated.
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* Bilingual Bonus: BilingualBonus: In the English release, the dialogue of a young Spanish girl, a Japanese woman and a Pakistani woman are left untranslated.
21st Oct '14 8:33:05 AM ThePrinceOfWarchester
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* Bilingual Bonus: In the English release, the dialogue of a young Spanish girl, a Japanese woman and a Pakistani woman are left untranslated.
5th Aug '14 3:52:53 PM MarkLungo
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The film depicts two angels wandering in {{cold war}} era {{Berlin}} and listening to the thoughts of humans, among them an old man looking for the now-destroyed Potsdamer Platz and recalling the good times he used to have there; Peter Falk AsHimself; and a lonely French trapezist, whom one of the angels falls in love with.
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The film depicts two angels wandering in {{cold war}} UsefulNotes/ColdWar era {{Berlin}} UsefulNotes/{{Berlin}} and listening to the thoughts of humans, among them an old man looking for the now-destroyed Potsdamer Platz and recalling the good times he used to have there; Peter Falk AsHimself; and a lonely French trapezist, whom one of the angels falls in love with.

!!''Der Himmel über Berlin'' contains examples of :
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!!''Der Himmel über Berlin'' contains examples of : !!Tropes:

* BerlinWall
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* BerlinWallUsefulNotes/BerlinWall

* ColdWar: The film is set shortly before the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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* ColdWar: UsefulNotes/ColdWar: The film is set shortly before the fall of the Berlin Wall.
20th Jun '14 8:50:36 AM rexpensive
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Zero context
* LadyInRed: Marion at the bar.
25th Feb '14 8:14:26 AM Ecclytennysmithylove
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* AsHimself: Peter Falk plays more or less himself (to the point where children call him "Series/{{Columbo}}"), an American actor filming a movie in Berlin. [[spoiler: He's also actually a former angel himself]].

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* AsHimself: Peter Falk plays more or less himself (to the point where children call him "Series/{{Columbo}}"), an American actor filming a movie in Berlin. [[spoiler: He's also actually a former angel himself]].
20th Oct '13 4:46:18 PM Wyvern76
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* LadyInRed: Marion at the bar
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* LadyInRed: Marion at the bar bar. * MeaningfulName: The old man, who describes himself as a storyteller, is identified in the end credits as "Homer".
20th Oct '13 4:39:04 PM Wyvern76
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* BigNo: Cassiel's reaction to the suicide is an anguished "Nein!"

* GuardianAngel: Downplayed. The angels provide comfort but can't or won't directly intervene in human affairs (as with the suicide.)
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* GuardianAngel: Downplayed. The angels provide comfort but can't or won't directly intervene in human affairs (as with the suicide.)suicide).
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