Knockin' on Heaven's Door is a 1997 German criminal comedy, by Thomas Jahn, starring Til Schweiger, Moritz Bleibtreu, Jan Josef Liefers and Rutger Hauer. Its name derives from the Bob Dylan song which is also on the film's soundtrack. Two patients meet in a hospital, both just after learning about their untreatable disease. They start talking about their death that is to come very soon. When they find a bottle of Tequila, Martin finds out that Rudi has never seen the ocean. Martin tells Rudi that all they talk about in Heaven is how beautiful the ocean is. Drunk and still in their pajamas,...
|Release date:||February 20, 1997|
|Directed by:||Thomas Jahn|
|Music by:||Franz Plasa, Selig|
|Screenplay by:||Thomas Jahn, Til Schweiger|