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Utz (1992)

Fisher, a fine art dealer, goes to Prague after the death of a friend, the Baron von Utz, to see if he can obtain some of the pieces of the Baron's priceless Meissen porcelain collection. ... See full summary »

Director:

George Sluizer

Writers:

Hugh Whitemore (screenplay), Bruce Chatwin (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Armin Mueller-Stahl ... Baron Kaspar Joachim von Utz
Brenda Fricker ... Marta
Peter Riegert ... Marius Fisher
Paul Scofield ... Doctor Vaclav Orlik
Gaye Brown Gaye Brown ... Ada Krasova
Miriam Karlin ... Grandmother
Pauline Melville Pauline Melville ... Curator
Adrian Brine Adrian Brine ... Head Waiter
Peter Mackriel Peter Mackriel ... Janitor
Caroline Guthrie ... Young Marta
Clark Dunbar Clark Dunbar ... Doctor
Christian Mueller-Stahl Christian Mueller-Stahl ... Utz, age of 18
Jakub Zdenek Jakub Zdenek ... Utz, age of 11
Christian Rabe Christian Rabe ... Utz, age of 5
Anthony Donovan Anthony Donovan ... Auctioneer
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Storyline

Fisher, a fine art dealer, goes to Prague after the death of a friend, the Baron von Utz, to see if he can obtain some of the pieces of the Baron's priceless Meissen porcelain collection. He meets up with an old mutual friend, Orlik, who tells him about the Baron's past, his struggle to keep his collection intact, while Fisher struggles to discover what happened to the collection. Written by Kathy Li

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Country:

Germany | Italy | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 February 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Utz, la passion de l'art See more »

Filming Locations:

Prague, Czech Republic See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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great story well told
30 June 2000 | by rpatakySee all my reviews

Wonderful performance of Muller Stalh no wonder he won the Berlin film festival bear. All the characters are very well selected , specially Martha the maid . Scofield is always an excellent supporting actor . film full of surprises.A must see film


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