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Hannibál tanár úr (1956)

When a Latin teacher publishes an essay on the Carthaginian General Hannibal, he is quickly hailed as a celebrity genius, but in reality has become an unwitting pawn of far-right politicians.

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Ernö Szabó ...
Nyúl Béla (as Szabó Ernõ)
Noémi Apor ...
Emmi Buttykay ...
Hilda Gobbi ...
Vogelmayerné
Manyi Kiss ...
Karola Zala
Oszkár Ascher ...
Schwarz Béni
Ödön Bárdi ...
Danielisz
Béla Barsi ...
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Ferenc Bessenyei ...
György Bikádi
Andor Dárday
Antal Farkas
Zoltán Greguss ...
György Kálmán ...
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When a Latin teacher publishes an essay on the Carthaginian General Hannibal, he is quickly hailed as a celebrity genius, but in reality has become an unwitting pawn of far-right politicians.

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18 October 1956 (Hungary)  »

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Professor Hannibal  »

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The film is based on a novel by Ferenc Móra set in Budapest during the Interwar period. See more »

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References Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925) See more »

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kafkian story of an insignificant teacher

This is the story of a shool teacher who becomes a mementary hero after having rescued a stuffed-bird from a school incident! In esence, he is the prototype of the small and insignificant man and this fact is to be generalized even by his name(Nyul - meaning "rabbit"- Bela).When he sees his name wriiten on the walls as all insignificants spiritual leader, who must go, we know there`s no way out for him, but the inevitable death!Heartbreaking and sad, but so real, in the same time!Don`t miss it!


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