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The Velvet Murderers (2005)

Sametoví vrazi (original title)
A thriller loosely based on one of the most violent Czech criminal cases of the nineties, popularly known as the Orlík murders. The film delves into the motivation behind the killings, ... See full summary »

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Karel Hrubes
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Ludvík Krízek
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Igor Chvalkovský
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Iveta (as Alice Veselá)
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Irena
Dusan Urban ...
Láda Rejsek
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Al Fargali
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Captain Josef Hosek
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Petr Vychodil
Dusan Skubal ...
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Petr Motloch ...
Charvát
Andrea Kulasová ...
Vera
Jirí Kodes ...
Major Jaroslav Pouzar
Jirí Zeman ...
Viktor
Gabriela Wilcková ...
Bozenka Rejsková
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A thriller loosely based on one of the most violent Czech criminal cases of the nineties, popularly known as the Orlík murders. The film delves into the motivation behind the killings, exposing their exceptional cruelty and an absolute absence of moral values. The perpetrators executed four people on their way to achieving material gain. Two of the bodies were found at the bottom of Orlík reservoir, the third perished in a bomb blast, and the forth was shot at home... Written by Czech film center

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Cuatro sentencias de muerte  »

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