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Bal-Can-Can (2005)

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A Macedonian military deserter and his Italian blood-brother are searching for a dead grandmother wrapped up in a stolen carpet, all over the Balkan's criminal underworld.

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Darko Mitrevski

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Darko Mitrevski
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vlado Jovanovski Vlado Jovanovski ... Trendafil Karanfilov
Adolfo Margiotta Adolfo Margiotta ... Santino Genovese
Zvezda Angelovska Zvezda Angelovska ... Ruza Karanfilova
Branko Djuric ... Sefket Ramadani
Antonella Troise Antonella Troise ... Lara
Jelisaveta 'Seka' Sablic Jelisaveta 'Seka' Sablic ... Zumbula (as Seka Sabljic)
Toni Mihajlovski ... Dzango Sapun
Emil Ruben Emil Ruben ... Dr. Safarafov
Miodrag Krivokapic Miodrag Krivokapic ... Veselin Kabadajic
Petre Arsovski Petre Arsovski ... The Gravedigger (as Petar Arsovski)
Goran Ilic Goran Ilic ... The Policeman
Petar Bozovic Petar Bozovic ... Savo
Dejan Acimovic Dejan Acimovic ... Mate Prkacin
Nikola Kojo ... Osman Rizvanbegovic
Vasko Todorov Vasko Todorov ... Vitomir
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Storyline

A Macedonian military deserter and his Italian blood-brother are searching for a dead grandmother wrapped up in a stolen carpet, all over the Balkan's criminal underworld.

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Laughter, Tears, Fear, Passion... And a Granny Wrapped In a Carpet!


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Not Rated

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Release Date:

11 October 2005 (Croatia) See more »

Also Known As:

Balkán-kán See more »

Filming Locations:

Macedonia

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Budget:

€1,100,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The main villain of the movie, Sefket Ramadani, is named after a fictional mobster from "Hadzija il' Bos", a popular song by "Zabranjeno Pusenje". Also, the first words that Ramadani speaks are taken from the song: "Posao je dobar, a para laka!" ("The job is good, and the money is easy"). See more »

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Baba Zumbula
Lyrics by Darko Mitrevski
Composed and Arranged by Kiril Dzajkovski
Vocal by Vlada Divljan
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very funny in a very weird way :)
10 January 2006 | by shyesSee all my reviews

I have been wanting to see this movie for a while now and I must say I was not disappointed. I found it to be very funny in a very weird way. I love the two main characters Trendafil Karanfilov played by Vlado Jovanovski and Santino Genovese played by Adolfo Margiotta. NOt really speaking the same language as each other, it was interesting to watch them go on in the search of that carpet. I found the mutual understanding between them to be very interesting and well put despite the language barrier. Personanly I think it worked well.

I think it's well worth watching.

Cheers:)


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