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A martfüi rém (2016)

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Based on real-life events, this psycho-thriller is set in the provincial Hungary of the 1960s, when a series of atrocious murders shock the small town of Martfü. A psychotic killer is on ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Károly Hajduk ... Bognár Pál
Gábor Jászberényi ... Réti Ákos
Zsolt Anger ... Bóta nyomozó
Péter Bárnai ... Szirmai Zoltán
... Katona Gábor ügyész
... Rita
Mónika Balsai ... Szigeti Nóra, Bognár felesége
András Réthelyi ... Juhász
Piroska Móga ... Marika
Valentin Venczel ... Rostás
Dóra Sztarenki ... Ági
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Péter Barbinek ... Bíró
Eszter Csépai ... Sóskuti Ibolya
Zsolt Dér
Bea Egyed ... Herself
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Based on real-life events, this psycho-thriller is set in the provincial Hungary of the 1960s, when a series of atrocious murders shock the small town of Martfü. A psychotic killer is on the prowl, who continues to slaughter young women while an innocent man is wrongly accused and sentenced for crimes he could never have committed. A determined detective arrives on the scene and soon becomes obsessed with the case while under pressure from the prosecutor to see a man hang. Stuck in the suffocating social, political and psychological world of socialist Hungary, we soon find ourselves entangled in a web of intricate conspiracy and disturbing drama.

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HUF 710,000,000 (estimated)
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wow, great serial killer thriller!
2 March 2018 | by See all my reviews

What a surprise! 9+, this movie is well scripted. sex is Not gratuitous, as each scenes reinforce the whole. better then Hannibal or se7en as it feel real and complicate , lots of psychological revelations by the end, what a great Film.


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