MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 160,233 this week

Usijanje (1979)

6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 23 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Small village farmers grow tobacco which they are forced to sell to the government for next-to-nothing prices. This repeats with Italians during the WW2, and with the communists after the war. Boiling point is getting high.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 titles
created 10 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 1382 titles
created 02 Feb 2014
 
a list of 44 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Usijanje" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Usijanje (1979)

Usijanje (1979) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Usijanje.
2 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Varvari (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

"Barbarians" is a teenage drama about coming of age in a world where there is no opportunity. A portrait of a young generation growing up in a society of lost values. Luka is a young man on... See full summary »

Director: Ivan Ikic
Stars: Zeljko Markovic, Nenad Petrovic, Jasna Djuricic
Zadah tela (1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Man due to misunderstanding and hardslife, divorce with his wife and left the city. It comes in a new environment, meeting new people and new wife. Crucified between two worlds, does ... See full summary »

Director: Zivojin Pavlovic
Stars: Dusan Janicijevic, Rade Serbedzija, Metka Franko
Povratak (1979)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

This movie is based on the real events that happened in small Dalmatian town in 1942. Despite the ongoing WW2, most of the people were just minding their own business. But everything ... See full summary »

Director: Antun Vrdoljak
Stars: Boris Dvornik, Fabijan Sovagovic, Rade Serbedzija
Zivot je lep (1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Sick with the system he works in, the engineer stops the train in the middle of nowhere. The passengers decide to spend time in a local café and their arguments lead to violence.

Director: Boro Draskovic
Stars: Rade Serbedzija, Dragan Nikolic, Sonja Savic
Beogradska deca (TV Movie 1976)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Djordje Kadijevic
Stars: Milena Dravic, Mihailo 'Misa' Janketic, Maja Dimitrijevic
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Trials and tribulations of a Croatian Communist intellectual in the turbulent years before, during and after WW2.

Director: Lordan Zafranovic
Stars: Rade Serbedzija, Petar Bozovic, Miodrag Krivokapic
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dragan Maksimovic ...
Luka
...
Tomo
Gordana Kosanovic ...
Mirna
Ivo Gregurevic ...
Rajko
Marko Todorovic ...
Barisa
Svetolik Nikacevic ...
Blazo
Fabijan Sovagovic ...
Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic ...
Zandarm
Zoran Radmilovic ...
Fra Grga
Mirjana Kodzic ...
Andrijina zena
Boro Begovic ...
Andrija
Bozidar Stosic ...
Italijanski oficir
Mirjana Vukojicic ...
Gazdina zena
Dusan Janicijevic ...
Kapetan
Ljiljana Krstic ...
Kolonistkinja
Edit

Storyline

Small village farmers grow tobacco which they are forced to sell to the government for next-to-nothing prices. This repeats with Italians during the WW2, and with the communists after the war. Boiling point is getting high.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 July 1979 (Yugoslavia)  »

Also Known As:

Burning  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Powerful drama
24 July 2013 | by (Croatia) – See all my reviews

Very rare movie based on historical facts.

The story about survival of peasants in a poor catholic village in Herzegovina who were terrorized by government officials and forced to sell their crop of tobacco to crooked wholesalers at bargain prices.

The story spans over three periods of time: during Kingdom of Yugoslavia, during WW II and Italian occupation, and extends after the end of WW II during Federative Republic Of Yugoslavia.

The DVD printed in Serbia has glitches in video and runs 1 hour 27 minutes. It seems like some scenes were cut or missing.

Very good drama based on a script written by Mirko Kovac.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Usijanje (1979) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?