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The Horseman (2003)

Konjanik (original title)
The movie takes place in the early 18th century on the borders between Bosnia and Dalmatia, the crossroad between the Ottoman Empire and the Republic of Venice. It deals with issues ... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Niksa Kuselj ...
Petar Revac
Goran Grgic ...
Danko Ljustina ...
Mladen Vulic ...
Mujaga Lulic
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dejan Acimovic ...
Miro Barnjak
Dragan Despot ...
Mirsad Elezi ...
Drugi prosjak
Nada Gacesic ...
Gordana Gadzic ...
Dinka Grubisic ...
Mate Gulin ...
Hana Hegedusic ...
Nikola Ivkovic ...
Young Petar


The movie takes place in the early 18th century on the borders between Bosnia and Dalmatia, the crossroad between the Ottoman Empire and the Republic of Venice. It deals with issues relating to the region's native Croats as they struggle between to live between two empires and two faiths: Catholicism and Islam.

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19 July 2003 (Croatia)  »

Also Known As:

El jinete  »

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Pretty Good
16 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Pretty good movie, I was very impressed actually. I wasn't expecting much but I heard it had to do with my family (Kopcic) so I figured might as well see some history. Happy to report, I really enjoyed the movie! There is a great plot along with great acting. You can tell that the movie did the most with a small budget and I really enjoyed the contrasts between the different religions and how all these people interacted. Romance, action, drama, and tragedy tied together in a history. It's not a masterpiece but it is very enjoyable. There were certain parts that made me laugh, if you speak the native language then you'll laugh too. The only negative comments I can give is that the lighting could have used some work and maybe the music. Being that I'm a big Movie Score lover I felt they could have done a better job. Either way a solid 8 our of 10.

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