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Az ötödik pecsét (1976)

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.

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Lajos Öze ...
Gyuricza Miklós (as Õze Lajos)
László Márkus ...
Király László
Ferenc Bencze ...
Béla
Sándor Horváth ...
Kovács János
István Dégi ...
Keszei Károly
Zoltán Latinovits ...
Civilruhás
Gábor Nagy ...
Szõke hajú
György Bánffy ...
Magas
József Vándor ...
Macák
Noémi Apor ...
Kovácsné
Ildikó Pécsi ...
Irén
Marianna Moór ...
Lucy (as Moór Mariann)
Rita Békés ...
Erzsi
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Haldokló kommunista
Gábor Kiss ...
Õr
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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.

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7 October 1976 (Hungary)  »

Also Known As:

Das fünfte Siegel  »

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Great dialogs, great scenes and all about You...
30 May 2003 | by (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) – See all my reviews

One of the greatest newage hungarian writer Santa Ferenc's book is digging very very deep into the human being and the human nature. Fabry, the director chosen the best actors, and made one on the best hungarian movie. You have to see it more than few times, to pick up everything. Its all about life, about war, with amazing questions you cant even answer...

You must read the book!!!

egy csodálatos film.


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