| Comedy, Romance
Dr Sommer is newly appointed to the hospital, but on arrival is mistaken for the plumber. He seems quite good at this but gets into trouble from the medical chief for being late. Romantic ... See full summary »
When Hotte and his classmates are imitating the influenza he is mentioning Hongkong. It is a reference to the Influenza A virus subtype H3N2, called in Germany as the "Hong Kong-Influenza" (Hong Kong-Grippe), which started in Hong Kong in 1968, one year before the movie was released. During the period between 1968 and the end in 1970 around one million people died worldwide, Around 30000 people died in Germany.
This will have consequences. You think you can dare anything, right? That's how it could go. No human is safe from you. I will change that. I will curb you. Don't stand there useless. I get sick when I see one of you. You only hang around on the ...
Studienrat Zackgiebel: ...
The movie is set in Munich, as it can be seen by the uniform of the police officer and the license plate of Zackgiebel. However in Kosel's used-car shop cars with a Düsseldorf plate is seen. Usually cars which are bought should be re-registered to receive the plate of the town they are sold.