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Best Intentions (2011)

Din dragoste cu cele mai bune intentii (original title)
Alex, in his mid-thirties, is a quite neurotic character. When his mother is hospitalized with a stroke, the caring son's life gets out of track. At the hospital he finds himself in a ... See full summary »

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Adrian Sitaru

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Adrian Sitaru
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bogdan Dumitrache ... Alex
Natasa Raab Natasa Raab ... Mama
Marian Rálea Marian Rálea ... Tata
Alina Grigore ... Delia
Adrian Titieni ... Dr. Crisan
Clara Voda Clara Voda ... Dr. Nuti
Tibi Dina Tibi Dina ... Dr. Georgescu
Isabela Neamtu Isabela Neamtu ... Nurse 1
Vasilica-Ana Dogaru Vasilica-Ana Dogaru ... Nurse 2
Aura Calarasu Aura Calarasu ... Doctor
Gabriela Popescu Gabriela Popescu ... Neighbour 1
Orsolya Török-Illyés ... Woman with mask
Mirela Tugui Mirela Tugui ... Neighbour 2
Rémusz Szikszai Rémusz Szikszai ... Bono
Orsolya Tóth ... Alinuta
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Alex, in his mid-thirties, is a quite neurotic character. When his mother is hospitalized with a stroke, the caring son's life gets out of track. At the hospital he finds himself in a burlesque kind of human zoo full of unexpected characters and surprising events. Trying to manage the situation in between everybody's advice, he's coming hypochondriac. While his mother seems to feel perfectly fine Alex is making his own set of mistakes - throughout with best intentions. Written by Anonymous

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Romanian

Release Date:

28 October 2011 (Romania) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Transylvania, Romania See more »

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EUR750,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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good job
26 November 2016 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

a not new theme - "Moartea domnului Lăzărescu" remains the cinematographic cliff about Romanian hospitals. but a great work. not surprising. Adrian Sitaru is one of interesting voices from the New Romanian Cinema Wave. Bogdan Dumitrache is the perfect choice for the role of angry son front to his mother sickness. Natașa Raab and Marian Rîlea, as the parents, are great. and the mixture of eccentric characters, hospital air, ordinary details from the Romanian specific to understand the life is perfect. it is a film about a state, a form of love , using so useful absurd who defines the society. the tension works and the cinematography does the precise dose of realism. so, a son and his mother. in the womb of a hospital. that could be all.


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