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Magic Carpet Ride (2005)
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A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.

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A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.

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$2,667,052 (Turkey) (23 December 2005)

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$5,577,756 (Turkey) (6 January 2006)
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The flashback scene in which the Cezmi Baskin character and companions rob the people who help them carry the coffin is actually a real event, says writer-director Erdogan in an interview. See more »

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Nazli Gitar
Music: Deniz Erdogan
Arrangement: Yildiray Gurgen
GEN YAPIM
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Not Bad, But Not doesn't Meet Expectations
23 December 2005 | by (Ankara, Turkey) – See all my reviews

While film was starting with the beautiful scenes from Istanbul, I was ready to watch another great Yilmaz Erdogan movie, like Vizontele. First of all I want to say that the actors and actresses were really great. They had done their best. As usual Cem Yilmaz were starring at the most funny parts of the film, that were very short. If his role was longer, I'm sure this film will become frenzy in Turkey. But the screenplay wasn't so good. It has an unexpected end, which was confused most people. I left the theater with question marks in my mind. In conclusion in spite of first class actors/actresses and a first class facility (Istanbul), a bad screenplay made the movie an over average.


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