Rank: 99/100 in Top Movie 1995 – Underground: ONCE UPON A TIME THERE WAS A COUNTRY

Movie Synopsis:
Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko’s surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually abandons Blacky and steals his girlfriend. After a lengthy stay in a below-ground shelter, the couple reemerges during the Yugoslavian Civil War of the 1990s as Marko realizes that the situation is ripe for exploitation.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Podzemlje
  • Original Language: sr
  • Release Date: 1995-04-11
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Comedy Movie, Drama Movie, War Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1995
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Komuna, Barrandov Studio
  • Production Countries: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Serbia
  • Budget: $14,000,000.00
  • Revenue: $0.00
  • Running Time: 170 minutes
  • Director: Emir Kusturica
  • Actors: Miki Manojlović, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Joković, Slavko Štimac, Ernst Stötzner
  • YB100 views Counts: 169
  • YB100 Likes: 6
  • Popularity: 11.561
  • Vote Count: 337
  • Vote Average: 7.7

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