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Love and Other Crimes (2008)

Ljubav i drugi zlocini (original title)
An unsatisfied woman in her late 30s dreams about stealing the big cash and leaving the country. She meets a petty criminal ten years her junior who has the thing for her, and she asks herself is he the only true love of her life.

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Anica
Vuk Kostic ...
Stanislav
Milena Dravic ...
Majka
Fedja Stojanovic ...
Milutin
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Ivana
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Strahinja Bojovic ...
Buca
Zoran Cvijanovic ...
Zoran
Marko Djurovic ...
Decak
Miomira Dragicevic ...
Aerodromska sluzbenica (as Miomira Cosovic)
Boris Jager ...
Mladic s pistoljem
Ivan Jevtovic ...
Miki
Dragan Krtolina ...
Vlasnik restorana
Zoran Maksimovic ...
Klavijaturista
Anita Mancic ...
Nikolija
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An unsatisfied woman in her late 30s dreams about stealing the big cash and leaving the country. She meets a petty criminal ten years her junior who has the thing for her, and she asks herself is he the only true love of her life.

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Before you start a new life, you have to end the old one.

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Anica Dobra should have had a stunt double for the car crashing scene, but at the end decided to do the stunt scene herself. See more »

Connections

Features El amor de mi vida (1998) See more »

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Strange Kind of Beautiful
Written by Nebojsa Markovic and Ivana Smolovic
Performed by Intruder
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Of Love, Crimes...and need to change
2 March 2008 | by (Serbia) – See all my reviews

You know you watched a really good film, when the credits end, and you caught yourself still sitting and thinking about the movie and all the messages entangled into it. I know it happened to me after Watching "Love and Other Crimes". The all-too-familiar ambient of the New Belgrade, Socialist style buildings and the people living there become a stage where the whole action of the movie is happening. What you see is people caught in the web of the past decisions, now time long regretting them, and without any bright future on their horizon. Their lives are put into the scope through the actions of the main protagonist, Anica, and her last 24 hours before permanently leaving this dark and gloomy place. She exacts her own justice (or should I say revenge) to all the people who where or still are important to her. But, when the young boy from the hood, Stefan, admits that he's in love with her, everything is about to change… This movie is about two most important things: Love…and change. It goes without saying, one cannot exist without other. Without love, there is no reason to change. But without love for yourself, there is no need to change, and that is far more destructive way to look and be in this world. From the begging to the end, this film shows us that by turning to yourself you start to heal not just your own mind and soul, but you also start the same thing in the people around you. Kudos to Stefan and the whole crew of this wonderful movie!


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