In Budapest, two rival gangs of young boys lay claim to a vacant lot. The hostilities escalate yet never quite boil over into actual violence. Just when things do get out of hand, however, ... See full summary »
Mail author for translation. Parcen Nagy Lörinc, a nagypolgári család fia szívesen van a munkások között gyakran felkeresi az egyik külvárosi kocsmát. Lörinc apja öngyilkos lett, de annyi ... See full summary »
In Budapest in 1944, a watchmaker, a book seller and a carpenter are drinking in a bar with the owner,when hey are joined by a stranger. The watchmaker asks a hypothetical question that will change their lives.
The Tót family resides in Northern Hungary. The couple has a daughter and a son, the latter a member of the armed forces. When his weary major is ordered to take a vacation, the son talks ... See full summary »
On Hitler's birthday, the Germans decide to organize a soccer match between prisoners of war and Germans. They assign the task of organizing the team to a well known Olympics football ... See full summary »
Fabri develops his characters and their lives very well in the early moments of the film, who then becomes trapped while mining. The portrayal of their situation and the events going on in the world around them are interesting enough to keep the viewer's attention, but it's the relationships that develop between the different personalities and social types trapped in the mine that really intrigues. Political symbolism is rampant, and feminist and liberal undertones exist throughout the film. Overall, the film covers melodrama and comedy, and, to be honest, I really wanted to see what would happen. Although, depending on the English translation you get, the end might be totally given away...
0 of 0 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?