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Lepa sela lepo gore (1996)

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At the Belgrade army hospital, casualties of Bosnian civil war are treated. In the hospital they remember their youth and the war. Two young boys, Halil, a Muslim, and Milan, a Serb, have ... See full summary »

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Srdjan Dragojevic

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Vanja Bulic (story), Srdjan Dragojevic (dialogue) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dragan Bjelogrlic ... Milan
Nikola Kojo ... Velja
Dragan Maksimovic Dragan Maksimovic ... Petar
Zoran Cvijanovic Zoran Cvijanovic ... Brzi
Milorad Mandic-Manda Milorad Mandic-Manda ... Viljuska (as Milorad Mandic)
Dragan Petrovic-Pele Dragan Petrovic-Pele ... Laza (as Dragan Petrovic)
Lisa Moncure Lisa Moncure ... Liza
Nikola Pejakovic Nikola Pejakovic ... Halil
Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic ... Gvozden
Petar Bozovic Petar Bozovic ... Sloba
Marko Kovijanic Marko Kovijanic ... Marko
Dragan Zaric Dragan Zaric ... Nazim
Admir Sehovic Admir Sehovic ... Mali Milan
Milos Djuricic Milos Djuricic ... Mali Halil
Vera Dedovic Vera Dedovic ... Uciteljica
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Storyline

At the Belgrade army hospital, casualties of Bosnian civil war are treated. In the hospital they remember their youth and the war. Two young boys, Halil, a Muslim, and Milan, a Serb, have grown up together near a deserted tunnel linking the Yugoslav cities of Belgrade and Zagreb. They never dare go inside, as they believe an ogre resides there. Twelve years later, during the Bosnian civil war, Milan, who is trapped in the tunnel with his troop, and Halil, find themselves on opposing sides, fatefully heading toward confrontation. Written by Saso Koren <saso.koren@guest.arnes.si>

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Comedy | Drama | History | War

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Language:

Serbian | English

Release Date:

6 November 1997 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

A szép falvak szépen égnek See more »

Filming Locations:

Prijepolje, Serbia See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Many scenes in the film were shot in areas within Bosnia that were affected by the fighting during the war. See more »

Connections

References Ko to tamo peva (1980) See more »

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Igra rokenrol cela Jugoslavija
Performed by Elektricni Orgazam
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Poignant and painful
10 November 1998 | by Elf-6See all my reviews

This movie was stunning. Foreign films are usually seen as so difficult to grasp and inaccessible, but this managed to hold everything together. At two and a bit hours, it sometimes seems to go on, but the finale is worth it. People laughed and people cried. It was beautiful.


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