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Der eiserne Gustav 

Gustav is the last cab driver with a horse drawn carriage in Berlin in the late 1920s, when motor taxis have taken over. He refuses to retire, and decides to drive his his horse and ... See full summary »
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1979  
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Gustav Knuth ...  Gustav Hackendahl 7 episodes, 1979
Eva Brumby Eva Brumby ...  Grete Hackendahl 7 episodes, 1979
Eos Schopohl Eos Schopohl ...  Eva Hackendahl 7 episodes, 1979
Volker Lechtenbrink ...  Erich Hackendahl 7 episodes, 1979
Michael Kausch ...  Heinz Hackendahl 7 episodes, 1979
Erika Skrotzki Erika Skrotzki ...  Gertrud Gudde 6 episodes, 1979
Manfred Lehmann ...  Eugen Bast 6 episodes, 1979
Dagmar Biener Dagmar Biener ...  Sophie Hackendahl 5 episodes, 1979
Peter Eschberg Peter Eschberg ...  Dr. Pasolt 5 episodes, 1979
Inge Landgut ...  Mutter Quaas 5 episodes, 1979
Gabriele Schramm Gabriele Schramm ...  Irma Hackendahl 4 episodes, 1979
Rainer Hunold Rainer Hunold ...  Wilhelm Hackendahl 3 episodes, 1979
Valérie de Tilbourg Valérie de Tilbourg ...  Tinette Blanc 3 episodes, 1979
Herbert Steinmetz Herbert Steinmetz ...  Schuldirektor 3 episodes, 1979
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Gustav is the last cab driver with a horse drawn carriage in Berlin in the late 1920s, when motor taxis have taken over. He refuses to retire, and decides to drive his his horse and carriage all the way to Paris and back to show the world what his faithful horse is capable of. His journey is covered by a reporter.(series level)

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deutschland | brd | german | germany | fun | See All (16) »

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Drama | Family | Romance

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In my youth I found this series "The Iron Gustav" very very impressive
25 April 2019 | by Petra_HuberSee all my reviews

In my youth I found this series "The Iron Gustav" very very impressive. Great actors and a real story from the 20s.


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West Germany

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German

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27 August 1979 (West Germany) See more »

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Südwestfunk (SWF) See more »
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(7 episodes)

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