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Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981)
"Sjecas li se, Dolly Bell" (original title)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  15 August 1986 (USA)
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A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the 1960s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals. They hire him to hide a young ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Slavko Stimac ...
Dino
Slobodan Aligrudic ...
Otec
Ljiljana Blagojevic ...
Mira Banjac ...
Majka
Pavle Vuisic ...
Tetak (as Pavle Vujisic)
Nada Pani ...
Tetka
Boro Stjepanovic ...
Cvikeras
Zivko 'Zika' Ristic ...
Cica (as Zika Ristic)
Jasmin Celo
Mirsad Zulic ...
Braco Sintor
Ismet Delahmet
Jovanka Paripovic
Mahir Imamovic
Zakira Stjepanovic
Tomislav Gelic
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A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the 1960s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals. They hire him to hide a young prostitute and he falls in love with her. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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Winner Best Actor (Slavko Stimac) at 25th Panama International Film Festival. See more »

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Otec: Women are like salt. You can do without, but it's lousy.
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Featured in Maradona by Kusturica (2008) See more »

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24 mila baci
Performed by Adriano Celentano
[Sung along to by Slavko Stimac]
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Unique&excellent...
15 July 1999 | by (Bratislava, Slovakia) – See all my reviews

I've seen this piece very shortly after I've seen Underground(which is my personal no.1). I was prepared for another energy daredevil movie trip into metaphor and symbolism - I was surprised and pleased ... Kusturica has shown ability to produce two absolutely different movies - both superb!

Do you remember Dolly Bell? is funny, sad, romantic, mystic ... and it is real, it is not a movie to go for if you are not in a mood to think and think a lot ... it is a movie about communism and its philosophy as understood by each generation - I've lived those times and I accept: this is not the typical life we lived, but it defines the essence of how we felt and what we did...


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