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Ha-Kochavim Shel Shlomi (2003)

Not Rated | | Drama, Comedy | 3 April 2003 (Israel)
The new math teacher and new school principal discover the 16-year-old underachiever failing classes is really a genius, and the kid's own family's too busy relying on him to mend family fences to notice his brilliance either.

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Shemi Zarhin

Writer:

Shemi Zarhin

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Oshri Cohen ... Shlomi Bar-Dayan
Arieh Elias ... Grandfather Bar-Dayan (as Arie Elias)
Esti Zakheim ... Ruhama Bar-Dayan (as Esti Zakhem)
Aya Steinovitz ... Rona (as Aya Koren)
Igal Naor ... Headmaster Avihu (as Yigal Naor)
Albert Iluz ... Robert Bar-Dayan (as Albert Illouz)
Yonatan Rosen Yonatan Rosen ... Doron Bar-Dayan (as Yonatan Rozen)
Rotem Abuhab ... Ziva (as Rotem Abuhav)
Assi Cohen ... Sasi
Rotem Zissman-Cohen ... Tehila (as Rotem Zisman)
Nisso Kaviha Nisso Kaviha ... Bagin Yaish (as Nisso Khavia)
Rita Shukrun ... Miriam Eldad (as Rita Shukroon)
Nissim Dayan ... Yehoshua Eldad
Hilla Sarjon ... Teacher Tzvia (as Hilla Sorojon)
Gili Biton Gili Biton ... Moti
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Storyline

16 years old, Shlomi lives with his restless mother, his soldier brother and their ill grandfather. Although not doing well in school, Shlomi is a gifted cook and takes care of most household chores. One day, the school's principal finds out Shlomi is actually a genius and tries to get him into a more suitable curriculum. However, Shlomi is more interested in taking care of his family and his new love interest, the beautiful girl next door. Written by Aviad Shamir

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Genres:

Drama | Comedy

Certificate:

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Country:

Israel

Language:

Hebrew

Release Date:

3 April 2003 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

Bonjour Monsieur Shlomi See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, Narrative Award Winner: 2005 See more »

Quotes

Doron Bar-Dayan: Fine. If you don't wanna learn form your big brother, no problem. Stay a virgin.
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Soundtracks

Od Avo El Sipech
Lyrics by Natan Alterman
Music by Jonathan Bar-Giora
Performed by Haïm Ulliel
Background Vocals by Jonathan Bar-Giora and Shemi Zarhin
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great israeli drama
26 January 2004 | by armorpopoSee all my reviews

before watching this movie my thoughts were like "another israeli typical movie" but i was suprised to watch i great israeli drama. the plot is really good and the actors act great. one of the best isreali movies i saw... so at the bottomline i really recommend this movie. :)


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