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Reconstruction (1968)

Reconstituirea (original title)
A prosecutor, policemen and teacher bring the students Vuica and Nicu to a restaurant to re-enact their drunken brawl there, and have it filmed to show the effects of alcoholism.

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Cast overview:
George Constantin ...
Procurorul
Emil Botta ...
Paveliu
George Mihaita ...
Vuica
Vladimir Gaitan ...
Nicu
Ernest Maftei ...
Dumitrescu
Ileana Popovici ...
Domnisoara
Stefan Moisescu ...
Dragan
Nikolaus Wolcz ...
Vlad (as Niky Volcz)
Ion Radulescu ...
Toma
Nita Anastase
Vasile Alexandru
Teodor Berca
Elena Fronus
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A prosecutor, policemen and teacher bring the students Vuica and Nicu to a restaurant to re-enact their drunken brawl there, and have it filmed to show the effects of alcoholism.

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Named the best Romanian movie of all times by the Romanian Movie Critics Association. See more »

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memorable
9 February 2015 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

it could have different definition - masterpiece, cultural tool of resistance against Comunist regime, source of splendid scenes, a protest, a cry. in fact it is only a good film. useful support for reflection about the politic influence in ordinary life, about delicate feelings and the pressure of the rules. a film about people as individuality and as inform group. a film about the truth before the propaganda slices. honest. cruel. memorable. maybe one of the best movies by Pintilie. or a real revelation about Romanian cinema for the West. a film like root of a manner to say the truth in precise and delicate manner. that is all. maybe, a phenomenon. or a very useful mirror for each totalitarian regime.


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