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Umbre 

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | TV Series (2014– )
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Relu is a family man. He has two children, a wife, and a double life. Seen through the eyes of his family, Relu Oncescu appears to be an ordinary taxi driver. No one suspects that Relu ... See full summary »
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Serban Pavlu ...  Relu / ... 21 episodes, 2014-2019
Maria Obretin Maria Obretin ...  Gina / ... 21 episodes, 2014-2019
Andreea Vasile ...  Nico / ... 20 episodes, 2014-2019
Madalina Craiu ...  Magda / ... 19 episodes, 2014-2019
Gabriel Huian Gabriel Huian ...  Teddy / ... 18 episodes, 2014-2019
Sergiu Costache ...  Sabin / ... 18 episodes, 2014-2019
Doru Ana Doru Ana ...  Capitanu / ... 15 episodes, 2014-2019
Dan Hurduc Dan Hurduc ...  Chuckie / ... 14 episodes, 2014-2019
Stefan Velniciuc Stefan Velniciuc ...  Nea Puiu' / ... 13 episodes, 2014-2019
Laurentiu Bãnescu ...  Emilian 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Sorin Cocis Sorin Cocis ...  Tãnase / ... 9 episodes, 2014-2019
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Relu is a family man. He has two children, a wife, and a double life. Seen through the eyes of his family, Relu Oncescu appears to be an ordinary taxi driver. No one suspects that Relu works as a collector for Capitanu, a local mobster. Neither of the two worlds (his family and the mafia) knows of the other's existence. Relu manages to keep everything under control, but not for long. After accidentally killing a man, he tries to get out of the underworld, but he can't find his way back. Day by day, the secrets he keeps become increasingly oppressive and the lies begin to surface, one by one.

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Family or famiglia

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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As of 13 of January 2016 the second season has been confirmed by HBO Romania. See more »

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Remake of Small Time Gangster (2011) See more »

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great director in need of a better scriptwriter
24 January 2015 | by oaie2000See all my reviews

Great director and great acting performance. Maybe the characters are not so well developed, maybe the script is sometimes lacking consistence. In the same time the Director compensates with incredible talent and flair. Igor Cobileanski is a huge surprise, HBO people were lucky to find such a talent who was practically unknown. Serban Pavlu is playing like Relu is his alter ego and Maria Obretin, even as she has theater written all over her face, she performs like she has been doing TV movies for her entire life. Quality of the movie is in the same league with Breaking Bad. The image is brilliant, the D.O.P. does a marvelous job. Some audiences consider the language too violent, in my opinion language is very realistic considering the nature of the characters. I believe it is the best Romanian TV series ever made. With a better script, I would have given a 10.


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28 December 2014 (Romania) See more »

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