MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,838 this week

On the Old Roman Road (2003)

 -  Drama  -  21 June 2003 (Slovakia)
3.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.8/10 from 33 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Also Wano, carpet-seller, will receive his second, secret life, as light-footed dead-angel for the Turkish politician, as charming terrorist, as loner and successful lover. He prepared the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 900 titles
created 10 Dec 2011
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: On the Old Roman Road (2003)

On the Old Roman Road (2003) on IMDb 3.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of On the Old Roman Road.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A lesbian private detective dives head first into murder, manipulation and the consuming power of sex.

Director: Samantha Lang
Stars: Susie Porter, Kelly McGillis, Abbie Cornish
10 1/2 (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Tommy, 10 years old, is well known by Social Services. He is considered a danger to society. Gilles, his guardian at this halfway house, sees potential for redemption in this kid driven by violence.

Director: Daniel Grou
Stars: Claude Legault, Robert Naylor, Eugénie Beaudry
Auftauchen (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Photography student Nadja Groß (Henriette Heinze) has a lot on her plate, she goes to school, she has a job as a free lancer photographer for a magazine, while economically helping her ... See full summary »

Director: Felicitas Korn
Stars: Henriette Heinze, Golo Euler, Sabine Bach
Meat Market (Video 2000)
Action | Horror | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Animals attacks, says the TV news. But two ex-security agents know the real cause - maybe the real culprits. Shahrokh and Argenta are former employees of a company they knew to be ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Clement
Stars: Bettina May, Paul Pedrosa, Alison Therriault
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

1972, Milano. We are just a few days before the general elections. The daughter of a well-known professor is found dead. Mr Bizanti editor in chief of newspaper "Il Giornale", in agreement ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Bellocchio
Stars: Gian Maria Volonté, Fabio Garriba, Carla Tatò
Scrapbook (Video 2000)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A young woman named Clara is captured by a serial killer named Leonard who records his "life story" by keeping a scrapbook of his many victims. In addition to adhering Polaroids, scraps of ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Stanze
Stars: Emily Haack, Tommy Biondo, Todd Tevlin
Whores' Glory (2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An examination of the lives, needs, troubles and hopes of prostitutes in Thailand, Bangladesh and Mexico.

Director: Michael Glawogger
Stars: Emma, Ning, Toh
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Paris, August: Driven by his lust, Richard O. explores the sinuous mysteries of eroticism and the women who populate the summer months.

Director: Damien Odoul
Stars: Mathieu Amalric, Rhizlaine El Cohen, Stéphane Terpereau
Daisy Diamond (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A tragic story about Anna who dreams of one thing only: making it as an actress. She moves from Sweden to Copenhagen to pursue her dream. But fate has something else in store for her. ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Staho
Stars: Noomi Rapace, Thure Lindhardt, Benedikte Hansen
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Directors: Alejandro Fadel, Martín Mauregui, and 2 more credits »
Stars: Leonora Balcarce, Luciano Cáceres, Víctor Hugo Carrizo
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

The film shows offensively and intensively the lawless addiction of living - but what are we actually seeking for in life?

Director: Roland Reber
Stars: Antje Mönning, Marina Anna Eich, Mira Gittner
Sut (Milk) (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A high school graduate, Yusuf could not pass the university entrance exam. Writing poetry is his greatest passion and some of his poems are being printed in various obscure literary ... See full summary »

Director: Semih Kaplanoglu
Stars: Melih Selcuk, Basak Köklükaya, Riza Akin
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Sylvia Gelton ...
Sylvia
Pavel Khachatrian ...
Levon as boy
Stepan Shahinyan ...
Brother-in- low Manuk
Piet van Dijk ...
Killer And Lover
Edit

Storyline

Also Wano, carpet-seller, will receive his second, secret life, as light-footed dead-angel for the Turkish politician, as charming terrorist, as loner and successful lover. He prepared the "liquidation" of the Turkish consuls in Rotterdam, and executed them. He lures him with the picture of the Turkish sultan Abdul Hamid The Bloody, which he has bought in the auction house 'Leo Jansen'. Secret connections consist between Wano and the old man of uptown Rotterdam, who presumably finances this terror-attack. Written by Hovannessian, Nune <nunehovannessian@yahoo.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

21 June 2003 (Slovakia)  »

Also Known As:

An der alten römischen Straße  »

Box Office

Budget:

$979,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

| (Technicolor)
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Surreal
6 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Armenian filmmaker Don Askarian wrote, directed, and edited this often surreal look at one expatriate's reflections upon life in his homeland. In Holland, a group of Armenian terrorists have swung into action, murdering a Turkish intelligence agent and holding his son for ransom. As the battle of wits between the terrorists and the Dutch police plays itself out, an author from Armenia living in Rotterdam finds himself following the events as he thinks back on his life in his homeland, indulging in fantasies about his past, his future, and his obsessions. On the Old Roman Road was shown at the 2001 Rotterdam Film Festival as part of a series financed in part by the Hubert Bals Fund, which also provided backing for the film. ~ Mark Deming, All Movie Guide


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss On the Old Roman Road (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?