It's the story of a few men that wonder across Europe trying to come home and rebuild what Mihai Viteazul called "romanian dream".

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Credited cast:
Amza Pellea ...
Dumitru (as Amza Pelea)
Ion Besoiu ...
Costea
Ilarion Ciobanu ...
Vasile
Sergiu Nicolaescu ...
Captain Andrei
Jean Constantin ...
Scurtu
Colea Rautu ...
Iusuf Pasa
Gheorghe Dinica ...
Postelnicul Butnaru
Mircea Pascu ...
Paraschiv
Gina Patrichi ...
Johanna
Heidemarie Wenzel ...
Maria-Christina (as Heide-Marie Wenzel)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Zephi Alsec ...
Count Sarosi
Ion Apahideanu
Costel Baloiu ...
Mihaita
Ion Budisean ...
(as Ion Budisan)
Ion Bîrloiu
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In 1611,a few years after the death of Prince Michael the Brave,ruler of Wallachia,Moldavia and Transylvania,the remnants of his loyal personal guard wonder through medieval Europe.The faithful soldiers,under the command of their leader,Captain Costea,carry a treasure-filled trunk and their old battle flag.With their treasure they hope to return to Romania,recruit a new army,buy weapons and fulfill Prince Michael the Brave's dream.With their battle flag they hope to rally new recruits and old ex-soldiers to their cause.Former ex-Captain Andrei of Prince Michael's guard is also on their side.However,their return journey home is a perilous one, with many enemies,new and old,wishing to seize their treasure chest. Written by nufs68

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23 December 1974 (Romania)  »

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The Immortals  »

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ROL 6,284,000 (estimated)
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The film's musical score was created by Tiberiu Olah and Nicu Covaci, after Richard Oschanitzky failed to compose a musical score by the due date.Some of the music for this film was borrowed from the Romanian historical film Michael the Brave (Mihai Viteazul).About 20 minutes of music of the Romanian band Phoenix was also used but their name was removed from the film's credits after the band defected from Comunist Romania in 1977. See more »

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Lasa, lasa, lasa
Written by Transsylvania Phoenix
Performed by Transsylvania Phoenix
Courtesy of Electrecord, Romania
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For your country nothing is impossible
16 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

Ten years after the dead of the great Romanian lord Mihai (1611) some of his worriers take his battle flag from Austria and bring it back home. They were attacked by the Turkish Army, but they don't give up, and put the flag on the top of the highest tower of one of the Romanian castles.


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