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Breakdown (1978)

Kvar (original title)
A journalist lives his smooth citizen life, married to a woman from respected family. But, conflicts with manager at work are becoming more often, his marriage is unstable and the outer ... See full summary »
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Aleksandar Bercek ...
Aleksandar-Sasa
Neda Arneric ...
Nada
Dusan Janicijevic ...
Nadin tata
Ljuba Tadic ...
Urednik
Djordje Jelisic
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Olga Spiridonovic
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Irfan Mensur ...
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Vladan Zivkovic
Boro Begovic
Veljko Mandic
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A journalist lives his smooth citizen life, married to a woman from respected family. But, conflicts with manager at work are becoming more often, his marriage is unstable and the outer manifestation of all this is a strange skin disease. Doctors recommend resting in nature and self-examination. In the mountains, in a lonely house near the lake, he meets a woman, also unadjusted and lonely. The consequences of this encounter are beneficial. Capable to love again, he gets his moral strength, and disease retreats. He breaks off his contacts with his wife's family and with "petit bourgeois" of his former life, confronts his boss and wins, realizing that this is only a first victory which has straightened him up.

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