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The Moromete Family (1987)

Morometii (original title)
The story of a family: Problems, marriage, taxes, revenge, friendship, army and much more.

Director:

Stere Gulea

Writers:

Stere Gulea, Marin Preda (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Victor Rebengiuc ... Ilie Moromete
Luminita Gheorghiu ... Catrina Moromete
Gina Patrichi Gina Patrichi ... Guica
Dorel Visan ... Tudor Balosu
Mitica Popescu Mitica Popescu ... Cocosila
Petrica Gheorghiu Petrica Gheorghiu ... (as Petre Gheorghiu)
Florin Zamfirescu Florin Zamfirescu ... Tugurlan
Viorica Geanta Chelbea Viorica Geanta Chelbea ... Tita
Emilia Popescu Emilia Popescu ... Ilinca
Radu Amzulescu Radu Amzulescu ... Achim
Constantin Chiriac Constantin Chiriac ... Nila
Ionel Mihailescu Ionel Mihailescu ... Paraschiv
Marius Badea Marius Badea ... Niculae Moromete
Cristina Tacoi Cristina Tacoi ... Aristita Balosu
Teodora Mares Teodora Mares ... Polina
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The story of a family: Problems, marriage, taxes, revenge, friendship, army and much more.

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Country:

Romania

Language:

Romanian

Release Date:

28 September 1987 (Romania) See more »

Also Known As:

I moromete See more »

Filming Locations:

Romania See more »

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Mono
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This movie is considered a masterpiece of Romanian's folklore. See more »

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Referenced in Aferim! (2015) See more »

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The story of a farmer who all of the sudden is faced with lots of problems and tries to resolve them in a very clever manner
10 August 2006 | by eduard-volffSee all my reviews

This is a great movie to watch, since Victor Rebengiuc, the actor playing Ilie Moromete has the most convincing acting i've ever seen. I would compare him with great Hollywood names such as Robert DeNiro or Al Pacino. And in doing so, he plays according to the book and very into the character. Ilie Moromete can be considered a very funny man, because his comments are acid and humorous in the same time, always striking his discussion partners with his answers. He is also very cunning, resolving many of his problems in a very intelligent manner.


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