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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 ... Nilüfer
Cem Aksakal ... Cem
Caner Alkaya Caner Alkaya ... Arif
Sarp Apak ... Kemal
Derya Artemel Derya Artemel ... Kemal's Girlfriend (Kemal'in Sevgilisi)
Ayberk Atilla Ayberk Atilla ... Köylü
Mücahit Avci Mücahit Avci ... Kasim
Iclal Aydin Iclal Aydin ... Hilal
Erdem Bas Erdem Bas ... Hayri
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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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Official Sites:

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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

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$14,188,490
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DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Sister of the Cem Yilmaz (Mazlum duralmaz) is married with Tolga Cevik (Samet/Superman) in real life See more »

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Great movie
5 January 2006 | by ipaasia1See all my reviews

This is Hilarious and sometimes thought provoking. It has a delightfully clever plot and sparkling performances by the lead stars. This is a genre to a new level and clearly stamps itself as the best. With its copious amounts of action, adventure, drama, and romance it's also a great movie experience. From the skills of the story's original creator, through to the the director's and cast's attention to detail, all of the ingredients combine to make this one of the most entertaining films of the year. It's fantastic with a quality production that's intellectually engaging and the vehicle for a great timely story.A clever and highly amusing independent film. This film is a witty, sophisticated, and multi-faceted film that should appeal to and entertain most adults. It can't be slotted into one genre in particular, but contains elements of drama, humor, and comedy.


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