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"Psy" (original title)

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In good old days Franz Maurer and his partners from secret police used to live like kings. Now, they all must adapt to new post-communist environment where they are scorned and losing all ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Boguslaw Linda ...
Marek Kondrat ...
Olo
Cezary Pazura ...
Janusz Gajos ...
Gross
Agnieszka Jaskólka ...
Angela
Zbigniew Zapasiewicz ...
Wencel
Zbigniew Bielski ...
Kaniewski
Tomasz Dedek ...
Wawro
Ryszard Fischbach ...
Dziadek
Marek Frackowiak ...
Kazek
Tadeusz Szymków ...
Jerzyk
Jerzy Bonczak ...
Chemik
Maciej Kozlowski ...
Baranski
Andrzej Musial ...
Ochocki
Wojciech Magnuski ...
Jaworski
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In good old days Franz Maurer and his partners from secret police used to live like kings. Now, they all must adapt to new post-communist environment where they are scorned and losing all the privileges. Some, like Franz, are like ordinary police fighting against drug dealers. But Franz would soon find that some of his friends are on the other side. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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20 November 1992 (Poland)  »

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In the scene on the waste dump, Olo Zwirski points a gun towards 'Nowy'. When seen from Nowy's perspective, Olo holds his gun with one hand, and when seen from the side, he holds his gun with both hands. See more »

Quotes

Franz Maurer: You fuck...
Olo: No, I swear, I'm telling the truth, Franz.
Franz Maurer: You fuck my woman.
Olo: Why?
Franz Maurer: In the name of rules, motherfucker.
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You need to be from Poland to understand this film...
3 May 2007 | by (Poland) – See all my reviews

Film "Psy" by Pasikowski is not only an action movie about police officer. It's also about people handling with change from communism to democracy. What is shown in this picture, for a citizen of USA, or Great Britan may be surreal, but it is pretty much what was happening during the transformation of system with security service. If you want to see a good entertainment it's a waste of time to watch this, but if you are from country with communist period in history, you may have a deja vu, of what you were reading in newspapers a few years ago. It is all about corruption, adaptability to changing circumstances, fear, bi-polarized society, and in addition of course friends and women being unreliable. I'm from Poland and I gave an 8.


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