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Hannibál tanár úr (1956)

When a Latin teacher publishes an essay on the Carthaginian General Hannibal, he is quickly hailed as a celebrity genius, but in reality has become an unwitting pawn of far-right politicians.

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Zoltán Fábri
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ernö Szabó Ernö Szabó ... Nyúl Béla (as Szabó Ernõ)
Noémi Apor Noémi Apor ... Lola
Emmi Buttykay Emmi Buttykay ... Mici
Hilda Gobbi Hilda Gobbi ... Vogelmayerné
Manyi Kiss Manyi Kiss ... Nyúl Béláné
Karola Zala Karola Zala
Oszkár Ascher Oszkár Ascher ... Schwarz Béni
Ödön Bárdi Ödön Bárdi ... Danielisz
Béla Barsi Béla Barsi ... Menyus
Ferenc Bessenyei Ferenc Bessenyei ... Hannibál
György Bikádi György Bikádi
Andor Dárday Andor Dárday
Antal Farkas
Zoltán Greguss Zoltán Greguss ... Muray
György Kálmán György Kálmán ... Újságíró
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When a Latin teacher publishes an essay on the Carthaginian General Hannibal, he is quickly hailed as a celebrity genius, but in reality has become an unwitting pawn of far-right politicians.

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Country:

Hungary

Language:

Hungarian

Release Date:

18 October 1956 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Professor Hannibal See more »

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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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The initial popularity of the film is hard to judge as five days after it premiered on 18 October 1956 the Hungarian Uprising began. It was re-released in 1957. See more »

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kafkian story of an insignificant teacher
21 March 2002 | by marcbanyaiSee all my reviews

This is the story of a shool teacher who becomes a mementary hero after having rescued a stuffed-bird from a school incident! In esence, he is the prototype of the small and insignificant man and this fact is to be generalized even by his name(Nyul - meaning "rabbit"- Bela).When he sees his name wriiten on the walls as all insignificants spiritual leader, who must go, we know there`s no way out for him, but the inevitable death!Heartbreaking and sad, but so real, in the same time!Don`t miss it!


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