Boys in Love (film)
|Original title||Boys in love|
|Country of production||Germany , South Africa|
Don Bohlinger ,
Friends Oliver and Michael have little success with women. They earn their living by doing temporary jobs in a Munich beer garden . When both employers announce a competition in which the employee who sleeps with most women over the summer wins DM 10,000 , both are initially faced with a problem. On the other hand, they need the money to pay their rent. Thanks to the neighbour's dog and the single parent Ayse's toddler, both are unexpectedly successful in the competition. When Oliver falls in love with Ayse and Michael with the waitress Tine, things get more and more difficult, and competitor Leo tries to dispute their success. In the end, Leo is convicted of cheating with Viagra ; Oliver and Michael can settle their debts and get together with their dream partners.
The film was shot in South Africa . Some of the supporting actors were South Africans; they spoke English and were then dubbed German.
“ Boys in Love is a lightweight, happy summer comedy - just like tough guys or school . [...] In addition, the film is more than solidly staged by Christoph Schrewe and has an extremely appealing cast. "
The lexicon of international films saw a "pubescent teenage comedy."