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The Fifth Seal (1976)

Az ötödik pecsét (original title)
In Budapest in 1944, a watchmaker, a book seller and a carpenter are drinking in a bar with the owner, when they are joined by a stranger. The watchmaker asks a hypothetical question that will change their lives.

Director:

Zoltán Fábri

Writers:

Zoltán Fábri, Ferenc Sánta (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lajos Öze Lajos Öze ... Gyuricza Miklós (as Õze Lajos)
László Márkus László Márkus ... Király László
Ferenc Bencze ... Béla
Sándor Horváth Sándor Horváth ... Kovács János
István Dégi István Dégi ... Keszei Károly
Zoltán Latinovits Zoltán Latinovits ... Civilruhás
Gábor Nagy Gábor Nagy ... Szõke hajú
György Bánffy György Bánffy ... Magas
József Vándor József Vándor ... Macák
Noémi Apor Noémi Apor ... Kovácsné
Ildikó Pécsi Ildikó Pécsi ... Irén
Marianna Moór Marianna Moór ... Lucy (as Moór Mariann)
Rita Békés Rita Békés ... Erzsi
György Cserhalmi ... Haldokló kommunista
Gábor Kiss Gábor Kiss ... Õr
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In Budapest in 1944, a watchmaker, a book seller and a carpenter are drinking in a bar with the owner, when they are joined by a stranger. The watchmaker asks a hypothetical question that will change their lives.

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Genres:

Drama | War

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Masterpiece
1 August 2019 | by siradamnSee all my reviews

There is really hard to find words to describe this MASTERPIECE! The top of hungarian movie making for sure! An absolute must to watch!


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Country:

Hungary

Language:

Hungarian

Release Date:

7 October 1976 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

The Fifth Seal See more »

Filming Locations:

Budapest, Hungary See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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