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Janosik: A True Story (2009)
"Janosik. Prawdziwa historia" (original title)

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The script by Eva Borusevicova describes the true story of Janosik, the XVIII centuries outlaw, who was prowling through Slovak-Polish border. The story of Janosik, a legendary "Central ... See full summary »

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Turjag Huncaga
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Barbara
Maja Ostaszewska ...
Margeta
Katarzyna Herman ...
Zuzanna
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Anusia
Danuta Szaflarska ...
Janosik's grandmother
Marian Dziedziel ...
Szyposz
Eryk Lubos ...
Gabor
Rafal Mackowiak ...
Baron Revay
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Satora
Malgorzata Zajaczkowska ...
Maciej Kozlowski ...
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Krzysztof Stroinski ...
Lani
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The script by Eva Borusevicova describes the true story of Janosik, the XVIII centuries outlaw, who was prowling through Slovak-Polish border. The story of Janosik, a legendary "Central European Robin Hood", based on a real XVIII century documents and on a romantic legend, operating with a very subjective, original lyricism: the hero is tragic and at the same time very contemporary: he could be an American boy, burned by communing with cruelty of the war comes back from Iraq to the city ghetto and becomes a leader of a gang. Written by Anonymous

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4 September 2009 (Poland)  »

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Agnieszka Holland's co-director here - Kasia Adamik - is actually her daughter. See more »

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worst polish movie ever
6 April 2010 | by (Poland) – See all my reviews

I have watch movies directed by Agnieszka Holland ... this is the worst I have seen so for ... polish cinematography is dying ...everything in this movie is bad ... screenplay, dialogs ... etc ... watch it to the sleep ... i am give it 2/10 ... this should be a real history tell, but it is only a piece of that history, made in some kind of fantasy movie. there was a serial movie of it created by polish people and it was a much better. Agnieszka Holland is a really good director so I don't understand how she accept to direct that film. If You want to see real movie in the same genre please take a look at Russian: "Wolfhound from the Tribe of Grey Dogs" it is much better and much entertaining than this. watch it on Your own responsibility.


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