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Two Deaths (1995)

R  |   |  Drama, War  |  24 May 1996 (USA)
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A tale of power, passion and obsession set in a politically torn Eastern European country.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ana Puscasu
George Bucsan
Ion Caramitru ...
Carl Dalakis
Sevilla Delofski ...
Nickolas Grace ...
Marius Vernescu
Daniel Pavenic
Matt Terdre ...
Karl Tessler ...
Roberto Constantin
Lisa Orgolini ...
Young Ana
Niall Refoy ...
Young Pavenic
Captain Jorgu
Colonel George Lapadus
Laura Davenport ...


Set during a recent European revolution, when the students have just begun to rise, the film focuses on the unusual relationship between Dr. Pavenic and his housekeeper, Ana. In the midst of a night alive with the rattle of gunfire and burning buildings, the doctor tells the story of his obsession for his enigmatic housekeeper, to a dinner table of his guests. His shocking honesty eventually prompts each guest in turn, to disclose some inner corner of his own life. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | War

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Rated R for strong violence, including a graphic abortion scene, nudity/sexuality and related dialogue | See all certifications »




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24 May 1996 (USA)  »

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Diplos thanatos  »

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Great Film, Touches Deep Human Issues
25 September 2002 | by (california, usa) – See all my reviews

A Great Film, the best by Roeg, deals with heavy issues and shows how beautiful the human spirit can be in the midst of pain..also how everyone is strong and weak. People both look horrible and beautiful and show themselves to be like us.

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