Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Director: Adem Kiliç
Stars: Emin Albayrak, Çetin Altay, Seymen Aydin
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A famous imam from Nothern Anatolia gets into competition with contractor Ahmet to become the president of a football club which is called 'Doganspor'. Moreover, the imam also appears as a ... See full summary »

Director: Adem Kiliç
Stars: Çetin Altay, Onur Dilber, Ahmet Kural
Sag Salim (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

This fast paced farce begins with an apparently innocuous request from a village elder to take a recently deceased man to his home village for proper burial. Salim, the simple village man ... See full summary »

Director: Ersoy Güler
Stars: Burçin Bildik, Alper Saldiran, Fulya Zenginer
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Servet the accountant makes a plan to steal money from a client. He decides to get his brother-in-law Gökhan involved to use his account for the money transfer. When two more friends ... See full summary »

Director: Murat Seker
Stars: Sevket Çoruh, Tuba Ünsal, Ilker Ayrik
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

After the jackals have a hard time adjusting to life in jail, they sign up to take drugs that prevent people from committing crimes, but they miss their old ways.

Director: Murat Seker
Stars: Sevket Çoruh, Ilker Ayrik, Timur Acar
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Director: Adem Kiliç
Stars: Çetin Altay, Seymen Aydin, Mehtap Bayri
Çalgi Çengi (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Salih and Gurkan, wedding, henna night life, winning by organizations such as the musicianship is of Ankara two cousin.

Director: Selçuk Aydemir
Stars: Murat Cemcir, Ahmet Kural, Bora Akkas
Recep Ivedik (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

The movie is about a man trying to impress his childhood lover, although it may sound like a romantic movie, it is not. When Recep comes see's Sibel he starts to remember the old days, from... See full summary »

Director: Togan Gökbakar
Stars: Sahan Gökbakar, Fatma Toptas, Tulug Çizgen
Comedy | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Fikret is go to Istanbul. Would hope that that will be a great opportunity for their lives against a day Asim learned from him.

Directors: Kamil Aydin, Ahmet Yilmaz
Stars: Sahin Irmak, Berivan Karaman, Ersin Korkut
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Brother Gokhan, Accountant Servet, Meatball Necmi and Del Piero Hikmet are released from prison on probation and they join group therapy in order to be reintegrated to society.

Director: Murat Seker
Stars: Timur Acar, Murat Akkoyunlu, Ilker Ayrik
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Onur is to go to Ankara for business, scalpels Hüso delivers a box of candy from a well-known pastry shops to be sent to a friend.

Director: Biray Dalkiran
Stars: Çetin Altay, Umut Oguz, Sera Tokdemir
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

A Turkish comedy film about an incompetent gang of criminals attempting to capture an oil installation in northern Iraq in order divert the oil to Turkey, which was the third highest-grossing Turkish film of 2007.

Director: Murat Aslan
Stars: Safak Sezer, Peker Açikalin, Cengiz Küçükayvaz


Credited cast:
Ruhi Sari ...
Aslihan Güner ...
Ismail Hakki ...
Evgeny Abramovic
Ismail Hakki Ürün ...
Evgeny Abramovic
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Azalia Abdurakhimova
Haldun Aciksözlü
Çetin Altay
Seymen Aydin
Yasemin Balik
Erdem Bas
Ali Düsenkalkar ...
Ceyhun Gen ...
Sofor selim


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis



Parents Guide:





Release Date:

16 December 2011 (Turkey)  »

Also Known As:

Код Сумела: Темель  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Adem Kılıç's modern-day local reinterpretation of the legendary Keloğlan...
4 March 2012 | by (Türkiye) – See all my reviews

"Sumela'nın Şifresi: Temel" tells the story of Temel (Alper Kul), a modern Keloğlan in today's Trabzon (city on the Black Sea coast of north-eastern Turkey. Like the iconic Keloğlan who is the quintessence of starry-eyed,ingenuous Anatolian man, Temel is uber-romantic, overly optimistic and naively enthusiastic. The only goal in his simple life is to win his childhood's sweetheart's love,Zuhal (Aslihan Güner.)Even if such a story-line still appeals to modern,hopeless romantics it should be hard-work to make a decent comedy out of such histrionics. All the wisecracks Temel makes in his noble,unselfish and Spartan willingness to accept sufferings sounds so cheap and clichéd. Some of them are surely aimed at the local cinema-goer and imagine a line like "I am Mel.Temel" which sounds so insulting a quip for even the average cineaste. What's more many scenes which are intended to be funny like the scenes shot in a mosque are not related to plot at all and they do sound like poorly interconnected sketches. The local imam who is an aficionado of the local football club (Salih Kalyon),Anastasiya Pavelyeva as the voluptuous callipygous Russian hooker,kolbastı (popular traditional Black Sea dance) and sights of Trabzon like the Sumela Monastery will surely appeal to those who love screwball comedies but if you do expect more than that-a better storyline,more convincing plot, memorable dialogue and lively acting-- you will be disappointed.

4 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Sümela'nin Sifresi: Temel (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: