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Best Intentions (2011)
"Din dragoste cu cele mai bune intentii" (original title)

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Alex, in his mid-thirties, is a quite neurotic character. When his mother is hospitalized with a stroke, the caring son's life gets out of track. At the hospital he finds himself in a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bogdan Dumitrache ...
Alex
Natasa Raab ...
Mother
Marian Ralea ...
Father
Alina Grigore ...
Delia
Adrian Titieni ...
Dr. Crisan
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Dr. Nuti
Tibi Dina ...
Dr. Georgescu
Isabela Neamtu ...
Nurse 1
Vasilica-Ana Dogaru ...
Nurse 2
Aura Calarasu ...
Doctor
Gabriela Popescu ...
Neighbour 1
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Woman with mask
Mirela Tugui ...
Neighbour 2
Rémusz Szikszai ...
Bono
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Alinuta
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Alex, in his mid-thirties, is a quite neurotic character. When his mother is hospitalized with a stroke, the caring son's life gets out of track. At the hospital he finds himself in a burlesque kind of human zoo full of unexpected characters and surprising events. Trying to manage the situation in between everybody's advice, he's coming hypochondriac. While his mother seems to feel perfectly fine Alex is making his own set of mistakes - throughout with best intentions. Written by Anonymous

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from new wave circle
29 October 2013 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

film of new Romanian wave, it explores a common situation levels. and, without be a revelation, can be considered a good film. a son and his neurotic reaction for his mother health. Bogdan Dumitrache is best choice for Alex role and Natașa Raab is a convincing mother. Adrian Sitaru gives a good story and a decent use of actors but not always coherent. the rabbit mask, few strange scenes makes the movie little bizarre. but this is not a big problem. the film is correct, almost touching, so, a part of a chain who reminds another films of new generations of Romanian directors, not only as themes but like key of image about reality between documentary and testimony, between chronicle and self definition, search of perfect voice as film makers.


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