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Largo Desolato (1990)

Political prisoner awaits in his jail cell to learn what his faith will be. Based on a play by Czechoslovakian political prisoner turned president Vaclav Havel.

Director:

Jiri Zizka

Writers:

Václav Havel (play), Tom Stoppard
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Cast

Credited cast:
F. Murray Abraham ... Leopold Nettle
Phoebe Cates ... Young Philosophy Student
Sally Kirkland ... Suzana
David Margulies ... First Visitor
George Martin ... Edward
Amy Wright ... Lucy
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Political prisoner awaits in his jail cell to learn what his faith will be. Based on a play by Czechoslovakian political prisoner turned president Vaclav Havel.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Very well done
30 March 2000 | by fllw_fanSee all my reviews

This was on PBS as an episode of Great Performances. Very well done, even the turn by Cates as Leopold's young love interest. I guess being married to Kevin Kline rubs off.

The most frustrating thing about this presentation is that it is unavailable on video, anywhere that I have checked.


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