An unknown Polish writer can't publish his novels, so his ex-wife decides to help him and get some of the profit for herself. She finally finds a publisher, but there's a strange single condition that could cost the writer his life.

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Andréas Voutsinas ...
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An unknown Polish writer can't publish his novels, so his ex-wife decides to help him and get some of the profit for herself. She finally finds a publisher, but there's a strange single condition that could cost the writer his life.

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The Little Apocalypse  »

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Written by Jean Drejac and Philippe-Gérard
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A film by Costa-Gavras
1 May 1999 | by (Baltimore, Maryland) – See all my reviews

This is a film by Costa-Gavras, whose film "Z" (1969) I enjoyed very much. This film is also great. It was made in 1993. In the cast is Andreas Voutsinas, memorable as Carmen Giya in Mel Brooks' THE PRODUCERS (1968) and as Bearnaise in Mel Brooks' HISTORY OF THE WORLD-PART 1 (1981).


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