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Moscow Square (2001)

Moszkva tér (original title)
1989 is an important year in the political history of Hungary. However, Petya and his friends couldn't care less. They are about to graduate high school. The only important things to them ... See full summary »

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Gábor Karalyos ...
Petya
Erzsi Pápai ...
Boci mama
Eszter Balla ...
Zsófi
Vilmos Csatlós ...
Kigler
Simon Szabó ...
Rojál
András Réthelyi ...
Csömör
Bence Jávor ...
Ságodi
Zsolt Kovács ...
Tanár úr
Ilona Béres ...
Igazgatónõ
Imre Csuja ...
Kigler fater
Zsanna Éry-Kovács ...
Szilágyi
Fanni Halmi ...
Kamarás
Dávid Szanitter ...
Zsófi pasija
Péter Kovács
János Nemes ...
Házigazda (as ifj. Nemes János)
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1989 is an important year in the political history of Hungary. However, Petya and his friends couldn't care less. They are about to graduate high school. The only important things to them are the parties, girls, making some easy cash. And of course, passing the upcoming exam with the leaked questions. Written by Anonymous

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Love story during the fall of communism
18 February 2003 | by (Budapest) – See all my reviews

The film tries to capture all the facets of the Hungarian history in 1989. It tries to represent the change from the point of view of young high school students.

All the Hungarian people till 1988 lived in a lie. One year later everything was destroyed. Forty years of socialist culture fades away in some weeks. The opressing forces of the Soviets leaves the country and leaves the country as it is. A country without future, without any ideas, how to go on, how to raise from the dust.

I would recommmend the film for those, who like controversy and for those, who are very open for human feelings.


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