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Pigs (1992)

Psy (original title)
In good old days Franz Maurer and his partners from secret police used to live like kings. Now, they all must adapt to new post-communist environment where they are scorned and losing all ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Boguslaw Linda ... Franz Maurer
Marek Kondrat ... Olo
Cezary Pazura ... Nowy
Janusz Gajos ... Gross
Agnieszka Jaskólka ... Angela
Zbigniew Zapasiewicz ... Wencel
Zbigniew Bielski ... Kaniewski
Tomasz Dedek ... Wawro
Ryszard Fischbach Ryszard Fischbach ... Dziadek
Marek Frackowiak ... Kazek
Tadeusz Szymków ... Jerzyk
Jerzy Bonczak ... Chemik
Maciej Kozlowski ... Baranski
Andrzej Musial ... Ochocki
Wojciech Magnuski Wojciech Magnuski ... Jaworski
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In good old days Franz Maurer and his partners from secret police used to live like kings. Now, they all must adapt to new post-communist environment where they are scorned and losing all the privileges. Some, like Franz, are like ordinary police fighting against drug dealers. But Franz would soon find that some of his friends are on the other side. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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Poland

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Release Date:

20 November 1992 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

Dogs See more »

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1.66 : 1
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Goofs

In the scene on the waste dump, Olo Zwirski points a gun towards 'Nowy'. When seen from Nowy's perspective, Olo holds his gun with one hand, and when seen from the side, he holds his gun with both hands. See more »

Quotes

Franz Maurer: You fuck...
Olo: No, I swear, I'm telling the truth, Franz.
Franz Maurer: You fuck my woman.
Olo: Why?
Franz Maurer: In the name of rules, motherfucker.
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Referenced in 13 posterunek: Kalambury filmowe (1998) See more »

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good but not for everybody
23 April 2004 | by michug-1See all my reviews

I saw this movie many times and I think that a lot of young polish people did the same. This film is not for everybody. It's almost impossible to translate original polish dialogs into english. For english speaking people is very hard to understand specific sense of humor. No one who have never been in Poland, especially in 90's will understand this movie. It will be only next part of Natural Born Killers and nothing more. In this movie Wladyslaw Pasikowski show us moment of transformation of Polish country after falling of iron curtain in very specific way. By the way, even title translation is a disaster. Polish - Psy (Pies) means in english - Dogs (Dog), and this is what polish people used to say about policeman. [Not Pigs]


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