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The Little Apocalypse (1993)

La petite apocalypse (original title)
An unknown Polish writer can't publish his novels, so his ex-wife decides to help him and get some of the profit for herself. She finally finds a publisher, but there's a strange single condition that could cost the writer his life.

Director:

Costa-Gavras

Writers:

Costa-Gavras, Jean-Claude Grumberg (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
André Dussollier ... Jacques
Pierre Arditi ... Henri
Jirí Menzel ... Stan
Anna Romantowska ... Barbara
Maurice Bénichou ... Arnold
Carlo Brandt ... Le kine
Henryk Bista ... Yanek
Jacques Denis Jacques Denis ... Doctor
Enzo Scotto Lavina Enzo Scotto Lavina ... Luigi
Chiara Caselli ... Luigi's Daughter
Jan Tadeusz Stanislawski ... Pitchik
Beata Tyszkiewicz ... Madame Pitchik
Olga Grumberg Olga Grumberg ... Assistante Docteur
Andréas Voutsinas ... Realisateur americain
Elena Gavras Elena Gavras ... Assistante realisateur
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An unknown Polish writer can't publish his novels, so his ex-wife decides to help him and get some of the profit for herself. She finally finds a publisher, but there's a strange single condition that could cost the writer his life.

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La musique des Bakhshy
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A film by Costa-Gavras
1 May 1999 | by CHARLIE-89See all my reviews

This is a film by Costa-Gavras, whose film "Z" (1969) I enjoyed very much. This film is also great. It was made in 1993. In the cast is Andreas Voutsinas, memorable as Carmen Giya in Mel Brooks' THE PRODUCERS (1968) and as Bearnaise in Mel Brooks' HISTORY OF THE WORLD-PART 1 (1981).


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Country:

France | Italy | Poland | Austria

Language:

French

Release Date:

10 February 1993 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Little Apocalypse See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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