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Too Late (1996)

Prea târziu (original title)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Razvan Vasilescu ... Dumitri Costa
Cecilia Bârbora Cecilia Bârbora ... Alina Ungureanu
Victor Rebengiuc ... Elephant Foot
Dorel Visan ... The prefect
Ion Fiscuteanu ... Oana
Florin Calinescu Florin Calinescu ... Maireanu
Mircea Rusu ... Munteanu
Viorel Comanici Viorel Comanici
Lucian Iancu Lucian Iancu ... (as Iancu Lucian)
Serban Ionescu Serban Ionescu
Emil Hostina
Gavril Patru Gavril Patru
Doru Ana Doru Ana
Zoltan Butuc Zoltan Butuc
Dan Condurache
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Country:

Romania | France

Language:

Romanian | Swedish

Release Date:

8 January 1997 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Too Late See more »

Filming Locations:

Romania

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1.66 : 1
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Unashamed
19 September 2008 | by herbtheverbSee all my reviews

An incredible piece of trash, with cheeky "artsy" pretensions.

The cardboard myth, the cinematic Potemikiniade, the clay-footed colossus that is Lucian Pintilie shows again his hideous and incompetent face.

He was once upon a time, several decades ago, a talented theater director and a promising movie-maker - but he never had the resources to substantiate his career. He simply has no grasp of what the cinematographic aesthetics MEAN. He believes that filmic art is synonymous with hysteria, brutality, vulgarity - and, oh yes, exhibitionism! If he doesn't command the actors to take all their clothes off and parade their nakedness in front of himself and the camera, he doesn't feel he's alive! This scabrous piece of film about the Romanian miners is one of the most amateurish and trivial he ever made. It's amazing, how certain semidoctes can achieve intellectual orgasms by watching this worthless insult to decent cinema.


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