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The Loneliest Planet (2011)

Not Rated | | Thriller | 3 January 2013 (Germany)
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An engaged couple's backpacking trip in the Caucasus Mountains is derailed by a single misstep that threatens to undo everything the pair believed about each other and about themselves.

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Nica
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Alex
Bidzina Gujabidze ...
Dato
Tali Pitakhelauri ...
Guesthouse Mom
Tako Pitakhelauri ...
Guesthouse Girl
Ani Kushashvili ...
Guesthouse Girl
Kati Jamarjashvili ...
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Nino Pitakhelauri ...
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Khatia Kushashvili ...
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Taira Pitakshelauri ...
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Amiran Gudrshauri ...
Kebab Seller
Joni Khueishivili ...
Drunk Man
Dato Taiklauri ...
Dancing Guy
Lado Gudushauri ...
Dancing Guy
Gin Takiklauri ...
Dancing Guy
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An engaged couple's backpacking trip in the Caucasus Mountains is derailed by a single misstep that threatens to undo everything the pair believed about each other and about themselves.

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Najsamotniejsza z planet  »

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$15,689 (USA) (26 October 2012)

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$128,519 (USA) (14 December 2012)
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Dato: You always have a goat with, uh, sheep. Goat is very smart and, uh, sheep is stupid. And, uh, sheep, uh, follow goat. If goat, uh, fall off rock, sheep fall too.
Nica: So, we are sheep?
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Written and Performed by Richard Skelton
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Just Wow!
2 October 2011 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Amazing movie. I had absolutely no expectations going in yesterday at the NYC Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall. Even felt disheartened when the director before the start of the movie said " I will see you all after the movie ... If you all are still here".

Long story short at the end of the movie I couldn't help it but had to clap and it was involuntary. I have seen an amazing powerful piece with excellent performances by the whole cast. I do not know how to spell the name of the actress, "Jani" sounds like "Honey". She is amazing.

Please give this movie a shot. I haven't seen any movies lately which touched upon the dynamics between a couple so well.

Bravo to the whole team. Sure I will hear more about this movie in the news and hopefully at the awards.

PS: It is rare for me to post on IMDb, but I had to share :)


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