Martha Jellneck (1988)

Genres - Drama  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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In this sentimental drama, an elderly woman lives a lonely life in a German apartment. Her only companion is Chico, her little dog. The poor woman is so crippled with arthritis that she is a shut-in and must have her food and supplies brought to her by a delivery boy. When she learns that one of the boy's other customer bears the same name as her estranged half-brother, the woman becomes obsessed with finding out if it is really him. She is totally surprised at what her investigation reveals.



apartment, arthritis, brother, childbirth, customer, dog, elderly, family, Germany, half-brother, investigator, isolation, loneliness, missing-person, relative, respect, revenge, search, visit, woman, youth