A British woman trying to escape Hungary with her freedom fighter lover and a group of Westerners, as the Soviet Union moves to crush the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, finds herself the obsession of an enigmatic Communist officer.
The film plays in 1961 post-war West-Berlin in the world of show business. Except that the film is neither especially suspenseful, nor very funny as a comedy, 3 things make it remarkable: First of all and foremost the polynesian exotic styling, music, dancing and stage design of the frequent theater scenes. For connoisseurs of all things exotica and south-sea a must. Secondly the young Senta Berger, starring as the fake Ramona; truly one of the most beautiful women ever to appear on a German speaking film screen. And thirdly there is a very funny Ralf Wolter, famous for his appearances as Sam Hawkins and Hadschi Halef Omar in several Karl May films, who plays an agent in "Ramona" and looks like Lenin.
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