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White Palms (2006)
"Fehér tenyér" (original title)

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Having suffered as a boy under a brutal Communist-era coach, champion Hungarian gymnast Miklos moves to Canada years later in search of a new start - only to find himself unwittingly ... See full summary »

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Zoltán Miklós Hajdu ...
Miklós Dongó
Kyle Shewfelt ...
Kyle Manjak
Gheorghe Dinica ...
Ferenc 'Puma' Szabó
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Orion Radies ...
10-year-old Dongó
Dávid Horváth ...
10-year-old Józsi
Dávid Vecsernyés ...
10-year-old Bakos
Péter Déri ...
10-year-old Fónyi
Krisztián Oltyán ...
10-year-old Csaba
Illés Vér ...
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Csaba Mészáros ...
10-year-old Sztelek
Tibor Géza Papp ...
10-year-old Vágányik
Olivér Bajnóczi ...
10-year-old Vágó
Ábel Dénes ...
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Having suffered as a boy under a brutal Communist-era coach, champion Hungarian gymnast Miklos moves to Canada years later in search of a new start - only to find himself unwittingly perpetuating the very same cycle of abuse among his own pupils. Written by Anonymous

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Great movie
23 March 2009 | by (Hungary) – See all my reviews

As a Hungarian, I HATE Hungarian movies. They usually are weak in direction, plot line, acting performance. Generally speaking: cheap craps.

So that was an accident, when I clicks the remote controller and suddenly saw an outstanding performance in TV. I couldn't able to switch channel. That was so surprising, so I had to register to IMDb to tell this to you.

If you ever been in sport, or you like the emotional slow rolling movies, this movie a must see one.

(sorry for my weak English)


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