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Bliss (2007)

Mutluluk (original title)
Condemned to death to salvage her family's honor, a young rape victim escapes to a seaside town with the man tasked with her execution.

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Meryem
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Irfan
Murat Han ...
Cemal
Mustafa Avkiran ...
Ali Riza
Emin Gürsoy ...
Tahsin
Meral Çetinkaya ...
Münevver
Lale Mansur ...
Aysel
Sebnem Köstem ...
Döne
Leyla Basak ...
Serap
Idil Yener ...
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Erol Babaoglu ...
Yakup
Ali Zeytin
Ugur Izgi
Emel Göksu ...
Gülizar Ebe
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Condemned to death to salvage her family's honor, a young rape victim escapes to a seaside town with the man tasked with her execution.

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16 March 2007 (Turkey)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$7,039 (USA) (7 August 2009)

Gross:

$39,203 (USA) (29 January 2010)
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Escaping from the fate...
18 March 2007 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

'Mutluluk' is going to be an important step in the growing film industry of Turkey…

This is one of the most impressive movie since 'Eskiya'. I read the book and I can easily say that this is really very good adaptation of the book.The directing, acting and especially art directing is really successful. The score of the film was conducted bye the writer of the book 'Zulfu Livaneli'( who is also a great musician.) and gives the deep feeling of the book..This movie is about three characters escaping from their destinies… If you want to watch an amazing story go and watch the crashing stories of Meryem, Cemal and Irfan who is a professor who wants to escape from the lies and dirt of his fake life. Acting was very good. Although all of the cast is good 'Ozgu Namal' (Meryem) is one step beyond them.. She is fabulous…..

All in all, whether you read the book or not , if you want to watch a good film go and watch this film……


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