This movie is about the love and protection of a man from another culture from the lowly horsemen of the plains in Hungary during World War II.

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J.W. Brady
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Miki
Ildikó Bánsági ...
Klara
László Mensáros ...
Dr. Josef Dussek
Ferenc Bács ...
Wortmann
Djoko Rosic ...
Csorba (as Dzsoko Roszics)
László Horváth ...
Moro
Mátyás Usztics ...
Swede
Zoltán Sárközy ...
Strauss
Sándor Halmágyi ...
Borbély
István Jeney ...
Tolmács
Tibor Kenderesi ...
Varju
Zoltán Vadász ...
Sárkány
János Garai ...
Csege
István Molnár ...
Burján
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Brady is an airman shot down during World War II over the Hungarian Plateau who is hidden by the local people. They are ranchers, occupied by the Germans who speak very little English, thus most of the film is communicated by action. Brady and a boy from the village try to go by horseback across country and avoid the German patrols long enough to reach neutral territory. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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A soldier who became a hero. A boy who became a man. An escape that became a legend.

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8 December 1983 (Hungary)  »

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a beautifully filmed movie.
9 May 2005 | by (WYOMING USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was made in Hungary i think. anyway,the countryside is gorgeous,the people who play the farming folks were totally fascinating. their horsemanship is awesome. I got more into the native people, the farm life, and how heroic they were trying to hide Brady from the evil Nazis who where looking for these parachutists. They even sacrificed their life in several instances. the young orphan lad that Brady befriends was a sweet kid. you will marvel at the riding i think, and the action of trying to evade the Nazis. it is entertaining and comic in some spots and very tragic in others. Ladies have hankies handy, as you will be devastated at the end. i own it, and have watched it several times. in other words, not just a one time around flick. its a keeper....


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