During WW2 Hungarian resistance hides a married couple from the officials. The woman is sent to act as the wife of one of the resistance members who is also in hiding and pretending to be somebody else. They slowly begin to fall in love.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ildikó Bánsági ...
Kata
Péter Andorai ...
János
Oszkárné Gombik ...
A néni
Károly Csáki ...
A bácsi
Ildikó Kishonti ...
Erzsi
Lajos Balázsovits ...
Kata férje
Tamás Dunai ...
Günther Hoffmann
Zoltán Bezerédy ...
Pali (as Bezerédi Zoltán)
Éva Bartis
Béla Éless ...
(as Béla Éles)
Danielle du Tombe ...
Elza
Gyula Gazdag ...
Egy férfi
Gyöngyi Dorogi
László Littmann ...
Dr. Czakó (as dr. Littmann László)
Judit Halász ...
János felesége
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During WW2 Hungarian resistance hides a married couple from the officials. The woman is sent to act as the wife of one of the resistance members who is also in hiding and pretending to be somebody else. They slowly begin to fall in love.

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Hungary's official selection to compete at the 1981's Oscar in the Best Foreign Language Film category. See more »

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love story in an impossible circumstances
8 April 2004 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

I saw this film, accidentally, in t.v., and I feel astonished how dramatic stories can be expressed by so simple and poor instruments and, still, be so strong and unforgetable. A love story in an impossible circumstances of war and slandering (in Hungary of World War 2) - could exist? may be love cannot exist without freedom? Or, in opposite: real love is possible only in a crazy times? it's very realistic and sad movie which tell us about a short love but real one (because this love stand against all difficulties of those days). I recommend you to see "confidence" and you will not forget this masterpiece drama.


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