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Uncle Marin, the Billionaire (1979)
"Nea Marin miliardar" (original title)

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A paysan (Nea Marin) is mistaken for a millionaire (Mr. Juvett) to whom he looks exactly like.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amza Pellea ...
Nea Marin / Mr. Juvett
Draga Olteanu Matei ...
Veta
Jean Constantin ...
Teach, sef de banda
Stefan Mihailescu-Braila ...
Doe, sef de banda
Sebastian Papaiani ...
Gogu
Puiu Calinescu ...
Detectivul
Stela Popescu ...
Vampa
Stefan Banica ...
Poe
Vasilica Tastaman
Hamdi Cerchez ...
Moe
Adina Popescu ...
Camerista
Stefan Thuri ...
Rich
Brandusa Manu ...
Samantha (as Brîndusa Manu)
Corneliu Gîrbea ...
Peach (as Cornel Gîrbea)
...
Bandit
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A Romanian peasant (Nea Marin) is visiting a friend (Gogu) who works at a hotel on the Black Sea Riviera. At the same hotel a rich American businessman (Juvett) with many mob enemies on his tail is mistaken for Nea Marin due to their perfect resemblance. Unfortunatelly for Nea Marin he is mistaken for Mr. Juvett by the mob who has a contract on Mr. Juvett's life. Nea Marin is thrown into Mr. Juvett's world and vice-versa with hilarious consequences. Written by Anonymous

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5 February 1979 (Romania)  »

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The movie was filmed on the famous Romanian Black Sea Riviera,a famous holiday destination for generations of Romanians since the 1970s when the Riviera was extensively developed to western standards. See more »

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The Eve of the War
(from Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds) (uncredited)
Written by Jeff Wayne
Performed by Jeff Wayne
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THE BEST COMEDY EVER !!!(too bad it's only in romanian version )
31 May 2002 | by (Bucharest Romania) – See all my reviews

Wou when i saw this movies i completly forgot about the time !!! Rare thing for me !!! i laughed so hard i almost fell from the chair i was sitting . when the movie finished , my jaws heart , same as my tummy from all the laughing ... i rate it as the BEST COMEDY EVER


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