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Cirkus Columbia (2010)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 17 February 2012 (USA)
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A story set in the former Yugoslavia and centered on a guy who returns to Herzegovina from Germany with plenty of cash and hopes for a good new life.

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Divko Buntic (as Miki Manojlovic)
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Lucija
Boris Ler ...
Martin
Jelena Stupljanin ...
Azra
Milan Strljic ...
Ranko Ivanda
Mario Knezovic ...
Pivac
Svetislav 'Bule' Goncic ...
Savo (as Svetislav Goncic)
Almir Mehic ...
Bili
Mirza Tanovic ...
Antisa
Miralem Zupcevic ...
Leon Dilber
Mirsad Tuka ...
Dragan
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Fra Ante Gudelj
Slaven Knezovic ...
Miro
Izudin Bajrovic ...
Major Kostelic
Sead Bejtovic ...
Staklar
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A story set in the former Yugoslavia and centered on a guy who returns to Herzegovina from Germany with plenty of cash and hopes for a good new life.

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Cirkus Kolumbija  »

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$1,284 (USA) (17 February 2012)

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$3,163 (USA) (9 March 2012)
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an entertaining movie recommended by myETVmedia
7 October 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Academy Award winner, Danis Tanovic ("No Man's Land", "Hell", "Triage") has chosen Toronto for the North American Premiere of his 4th feature film, the bitter-sweet tale of life in post- communist/ pre-war Bosnia-Herzegovina. This comic drama is based on Ivica Djikic's novel "Cirkus Columbia". We meet Divco Buntic, (Miki Manojlovic) returning to his small hometown in southern Herzegovina after a 20 year absence. Now a middle-aged man he flaunts his obvious success, his sleek Mercedes, loads of cash, a beautiful, young paramour, Azra (Jelena Stuplianin) and Bonnie, his beloved black cat. We soon find out that when Divko fled the communists he left behind a wife (Mira Furlan) and young son (Boris Ler). Manoljlovic and Furlan both deliver superb performances....


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