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Stere Gulea (writer)
Marin Preda (novel)
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28 September 1987 (Romania) See more »
Story of a family. Problems, marriage, taxes, revenge, friendship, army, life and much more... | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Victor Rebengiuc ... Ilie Moromete

Luminita Gheorghiu ... Catrina Moromete
Gina Patrichi ... Guica
Dorel Visan ... Tudor Balosu
Mitica Popescu ... Cocosila
Petrica Gheorghiu (as Petre Gheorghiu)
Florin Zamfirescu ... Tugurlan
Viorica Geanta Chelbea ... Tita
Emilia Popescu ... Ilinca
Radu Amzulescu ... Achim
Constantin Chiriac ... Nila
Ionel Mihailescu ... Paraschiv
Marius Badea
Cristina Tacoi ... Aristita Balosu
Teodora Mares ... Polina
Ilie Gheorghe ... Dumitru lui Nae
Dan Badarau ... Victor Balosu
Cornel Popescu ... Albei
Constantin Cojocaru ... Ion al lui Miai
Lucian Albanezu ... Perceptorul
Vladimir Juravle ... Iocan
Anghel Rababoc ... Birica
Ion Anghel ... Jandarmul
Nicolae Praida
Constantin Maru
Flavius Constantinescu
Silvia Nastase
Lupu Buznea
Raluca Zamfirescu
Marin Benea
Simion Hetea
Sandu Mihai Gruia
Mircea Anca
Adrian Ratoi
Dorin Ganea
Lica Gherghilescu
Andrei Cristian Nicolescu ... Niculae Moromete

Directed by
Stere Gulea 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Stere Gulea  writer
Marin Preda  novel

Produced by
Viorel Cozma .... producer
Original Music by
Cornelia Tautu 
Cinematography by
Vivi Dragan Vasile 
Film Editing by
Mircea Ciocâltei 
Set Decoration by
Daniel Raduta 
Costume Design by
Svetlana Mihailescu 
Makeup Department
Aurelia Baciu .... makeup artist
Production Management
Andrei Vasile .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jana Dochita Badea .... assistant director
Sound Department
Gheorghe Ilarian .... sound engineer
Camera and Electrical Department
Constantin Calistru .... camera operator
Calin Constantin .... electrician
Music Department
Ludovic Baci .... conductor
Dumitru Farcas .... musician: taragot

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Also Known As:
"Morometii" - Romania (original title)
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142 min
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This movie is considered a masterpiece of Romanian's folklore.See more »
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Referenced in Aferim! (2015)See more »


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The story of a farmer who all of the sudden is faced with lots of problems and tries to resolve them in a very clever manner, 10 August 2006
Author: Eduard Volff from Romania

This is a great movie to watch, since Victor Rebengiuc, the actor playing Ilie Moromete has the most convincing acting i've ever seen. I would compare him with great Hollywood names such as Robert DeNiro or Al Pacino. And in doing so, he plays according to the book and very into the character. Ilie Moromete can be considered a very funny man, because his comments are acid and humorous in the same time, always striking his discussion partners with his answers. He is also very cunning, resolving many of his problems in a very intelligent manner.

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