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Dust (2001)

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Two parallel tales of redemption, a century apart. A burglar is held at gunpoint and forced to listen to a story. At the turn of the 20th Century, two brothers feud over a woman. She ... See full summary »

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Milcho Manchevski
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joseph Fiennes ... Elijah
David Wenham ... Luke
Adrian Lester ... Edge
Anne Brochet ... Lilith
Nikolina Kujaca Nikolina Kujaca ... Neda
Rosemary Murphy ... Angela
Vlado Jovanovski Vlado Jovanovski ... Teacher
Salaetin Bilal Salaetin Bilal ... The Major
Vera Farmiga ... Amy
Matt Ross ... Stitch
Meg Gibson ... Bone
Tamer Ibrahim Tamer Ibrahim ... Kemal
Vladimir Jacev Vladimir Jacev ... Spase
Vladimir Gjorgjijoski Vladimir Gjorgjijoski ... Enver
Zora Georgieva Zora Georgieva ... Maslina
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Two parallel tales of redemption, a century apart. A burglar is held at gunpoint and forced to listen to a story. At the turn of the 20th Century, two brothers feud over a woman. She marries one; the other, Luke, a deadly gunslinger, becomes a soldier of fortune in Macedonia, and gets embroiled in a local revolution. He's after money. Wounded by his brother, he's nursed by a pregnant villager who urges him to "kill for good, not for gold." A dying old woman in modern Manhattan tells Luke's story; her listener is Edge, a young thief who's burgled her flat to pay off crooked cops who can send him to jail. He listens with the desperate hope that he'll find gold that he thinks she has. The stories intersect when Edge sorts out the old woman's surprising connection to Luke. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Drama | Romance | Western

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sequences of strong violence, sexual content and language | See all certifications »
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Language:

English | Macedonian | German | Turkish

Release Date:

5 April 2002 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Прах See more »

Filming Locations:

Cologne, Westphalia, Germany See more »

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Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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Color
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Opening film of the 2001 Venice Film Festival. See more »

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A story about storytelling
26 January 2004 | by QueenofBeanSee all my reviews

When we first put Dust into the DVD player and the film started, I wondered if maybe the video-rental store put the wrong dvd in the case. As the story progressed, I was enamored by the brilliant execution of story within story within story. The world needs more films like this, with semi-unfamiliar faces who don't need to work so hard convincing us that they are indeed this character they portray. This is one of those films people will still be talking about in 25 years; a monumental masterpiece that broke the grounds in straightforward plot-telling!!


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