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Povestea unui pierde-vara (2018)

Petru is a professor of mathematics at the Polytechnic University of Bucharest and leads a carefree life. He's in an open relationship with Irina, who overlooks that he sleeps with other ... See full summary »

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Paul Negoescu

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Paul Negoescu
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Cast

Credited cast:
Adrian Anghel Adrian Anghel
Iulia Ciochina Iulia Ciochina ... Cristina
Marius Drogeanu Marius Drogeanu
Angela Ioan Angela Ioan
Nicoleta Lefter Nicoleta Lefter ... Irina
Olimpia Malai Olimpia Malai ... Ioana
Rolando Matsangos Rolando Matsangos ... Andi
Alexandru Papadopol ... Petru
Radu Romaniuc Radu Romaniuc ... Silviu
Crina Semciuc ... Sînziana
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Petru is a professor of mathematics at the Polytechnic University of Bucharest and leads a carefree life. He's in an open relationship with Irina, who overlooks that he sleeps with other women from time to time. But once Irina gets pregnant, Petru is forced to change his lifestyle and grow up, even he's 42. One of his friends, who was always there for him, decides to write a book about his story. Written by noverbian

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Bulgaria | Romania

Language:

Romanian

Release Date:

21 September 2018 (Romania) See more »

Also Known As:

L'Histoire d'un Fainéant See more »

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Romania See more »

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2.35 : 1
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A film shot just to be shot
23 September 2018 | by waywardrouteSee all my reviews

Besides the controversy regarding Woody Allen, he is probably the only director who can make a movie about nothing and still have value.

" Povestea " is a movie about nothing, with no goal, no impact and many time, with bad lines spoken in the most artificial way. That would have not be a problem, if it was consistent of it's overall style. Whimsical until the end. But the movie is confusing and volatile. And boring. For each good scene, there is an equally bad one. For each smart and funny line there is an equally bad written line. Too bad for the cinematography, that does a very honourable job.

I have lots of patience. But I've spend half this movie checking facebook and whatsup, this is how interesting and captivating it was.

I suggest you wait for it to be available in some online platform, rather than pay a ticket in the cinema.


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