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6.9 pe scara Richter (2016)

A humble Romanian actor in his 30s, hardly surviving between a complicated part in a musical, a depressed wife, and the obsession of an imminent, devastating earthquake, becomes the victim of his manipulative father.


Nae Caranfil


Nae Caranfil
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Credited cast:
Laurentiu Bãnescu ... Tony
Maria Obretin Maria Obretin ... Kitty
Teodor Corban ... Daddy
Maria Simona Arsu Maria Simona Arsu ... Bambi
Alexandru Papadopol ... Relu
Adrian Vancica Adrian Vancica ... Robert
Ovidiu Niculescu ... Hades
Gelu Colceag Gelu Colceag ... Director
Lucian Ifrim ... Theater Manager
Radu Bânzaru ... Psychologist
Pavel Ulici ... Young Man #1
Corneliu Ulici Corneliu Ulici ... House Painter
Miruna Bilei Miruna Bilei ... Lorena
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alina Berzunteanu Alina Berzunteanu ... Actress #1
Corina Bors Corina Bors ... Girl on the terrace #1


Actor Romeo premieres as Orpheus in the earthquake rocked kingdom of Bucharest. As his unknown pilot father lands in his new palace with a parachute mistress attached, and his unemployed wife, Juliet gets depressed, he plans to leave their shaky marriage. Jealous Juliet leaves Romeo first and takes a step to welcoming Hades, but the smiling Devil on the stage grants the couple a second chance. Written by Bogdan Popescu

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Release Date:

20 January 2017 (Romania) See more »

Also Known As:

6,9 a Richter-skálán See more »

Filming Locations:

Bucharest, Romania See more »


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Opening Weekend:

RON 154,503 (Romania), 16 January 2017
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Forget "La La Land," the best musical comedy is here.
26 April 2018 | by Marius_StanSee all my reviews

An earthquake of laughter of 6.9 degrees magnitude (on the Richter Scale) has been triggered by Nae Caranfil's comedic family drama. Never thought that I would be laughing at nightmares but art inspires in mysterious ways. One of the rare box-office successes in the recent Romanian cinematography, the movie has it all: uplifting storyline (boy finally realizes that he loves girl), inspired directing, a plethora of diverse characters, and a talented cast - with a plus for Lurentiu Branescu's singing, Maria Simona Arsu's versatility, and Teodor Corban's uncanny lying abilities. This is a movie about how little we appreciate those who temporarily occupy our homes and our lives. While enjoying the cascade of pranks and witty dialogues, pay attention to the family drama running in the background and ask yourself: Does my relationship have a red bullet? If it does, invite your dear one to "6.9 on the Richter Scale." It will rock your world in more ways than you think.

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