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Under the Pear Tree

Under the Pear Tree ★★ Unterm Birnbaum 1973

Classic crime based on a novella by Theodor Fontane. Bankrupt restaurant owner Hradschek and his wife come up with a plan to foil the debt collector at their door. But when the man's carriage is found—empty—by the river, the neighbors remember Hradschek digging under the pear tree the night before. German with subtitles. 86m/C VHS . GE Angelica Domrose, Manfred Karge, Erik S. Klein, Agnes Kraus, Norbert Christian; D: Ralf Kirsten; W: Ralf Kirsten.

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