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A slick young Turk kidnapped by extraterrestrials shows his great « humanitarian spirit » by outwitting the evil commander-in-chief of the planet of G.O.R.A.

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Credited cast:
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Rasim Öztekin ...
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Garavel
Idil Firat ...
Mulu
Safak Sezer ...
Kuna
Özge Özberk ...
Princess Ceku
Erdal Tosun ...
Rendroy
Ozan Guven ...
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Amir Tocha
Engin Günaydin ...
Magazine Editor
Muhittin Korkmaz ...
Tihulu (as Muhittin Günaydin)
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Halil Akçam ...
Apprentice
Melike Balci ...
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Cenk Bozbey ...
Crew
Cenk Durmazel ...
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The film recounts the story of aliens kidnapping the carpet-seller Arif to the planet G.O.R.A. while Arif tries to find a way to get back to his planet, he falls in love with Ceku, the princess. Arif saves the planet from the evil commander-in-chief of G.O.R.A. and hence becomes a hero for the people. In this science-fiction comedy film, Cem Yilmaz played four different characters. Written by BKM

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12 November 2004 (Turkey)  »

Also Known As:

G.O.R.A. - Comiche spaziali  »

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When Arif phones his friend through his cellular after being abducted, his friend's children are playing the vidio game "Space Invaders". See more »

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The number that Arif dials in jail on the ship doesn't match to the number that appears on the LCD screen, since there were a change in the main sponsors of the film. Both sponsors were GSM Operators. But at the filming sequence Telsim was the sponsor, however at the post production sequence it was Avea. See more »

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Publisher: [explaining that the "UFO" in photo is fake and pointing at the "UFO"] It says Kutahya porcelain on here. Look.
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Aiwea Eez Ean
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I laughed the whole time, it was great!
28 November 2004 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie today and thought from the first scenes that it would be a disappointment, but when Cem Yilmaz (the main actor) showed up the movie became really funny. He is a macho Turkish man who is kidnapped by aliens. The reference to many sci-fi movies is nice, but the real fun comes from the dialogs Cem Yilmaz makes. It's the first time I saw a Turkish film with so many special effects, that is great. The only bad sides are that it makes just to many jokes about homosexuals which becomes boring and the hero saves the planet just to easy. But it's a comedy, not the filming of a book so that is understandable. The most hilarious part is at the end when Arif (Cem Yilmaz) jumps in the air and makes a karate move like in Matrix with the camera turning around him. The only difference is, this time he makes a very strange move!hehe


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