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Magic Carpet Ride (2005)

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A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.

Director:

Yilmaz Erdogan

Writer:

Yilmaz Erdogan
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yilmaz Erdogan ... Asim Noyan
Tolga Çevik ... Superman Samet
Cem Yilmaz ... Müslüm Duralmaz
Özgü Namal ... Umut Ocak
Demet Akbag ... Nuran Ocak
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Timur Acar ... Tabutçu
Ebru Akel Ebru Akel ... Nilüfer
Caner Alkaya Caner Alkaya ... Arif
Sarp Apak ... Kemal
Mücahit Avci Mücahit Avci ... Kasim
Erdem Bas Erdem Bas ... Hayri
Rodin Alper Bingol Rodin Alper Bingol ... Riza
Hande Dane Hande Dane ... Suna
Berfin Erdogan Berfin Erdogan ... Nazli Noyan
Öner Erkan ... Silvio
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Storyline

A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

23 December 2005 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

Magic Carpet Ride See more »

Filming Locations:

Istanbul, Turkey See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$2,667,052 (Turkey), 23 December 2005
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Sound Mix:

DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The flashback scene in which the Cezmi Baskin character and companions rob the people who help them carry the coffin is actually a real event, says writer-director Erdogan in an interview. See more »

Soundtracks

Bye Bye Love
Written by Felice Bryant and Boudleaux Bryant
Performed by: The Everly Brothers
Courtesy of Barnaby Records, INC
Ace Music Services
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Erdogan adores himself
26 December 2005 | by tolgaozbalciSee all my reviews

a flying cam is not enough to make a movie. The movie is funny. The story isn't that much great but characters are. On each book, movie and play Erdogan reflects his megalomania. There are some technical problems on images(when flying-cam moves very fast the image blurred)The sound was good.Soundtracks are cool. Colors are so good. Erdogan will make better movies I believe. But he should remember that there is no obligation to use flying cam on each scene. He can write the story and direct the movie, but let the other people play. I found some critics about the movie poster,people say it has same style with the "fight club" poster.Next Erdogan movie will be much better.


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