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Rajko Grlic

Charuga (Charuga)

Edition 1991
108' - 1991 - Comedy, Biography, Adventure - Dialogue: Serbo-Croatian
Director: Rajko Grlic Composer: Goran Bregovic With: Ivo Gregurevic, Davor Janjic, Branka Trlin-Matula
The film story of the bloodiest of all bandits, who pillaged and looted through Yugoslavia at the beginning of this century, starts in the dramatic times of decay of the Austro-Hungarian empire. ideas of Lenin's October are spreading through Europe like lightning. Crowds of people are returning from the war, impressed by the on-coming new era. Among them is the hero of the film. Jovo Stanisavljevic Charuga, a returnee from the Russian front, dreams of moving the flames of revolution from Russia to Yugoslavia. He fled into the woods with a group of like-minded people, to head an outlaw band which brutally killed 28 people within 4 years.

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Credits

Director

Rajko Grlic

Composer

Goran Bregovic

With

Ivo Gregurevic, Davor Janjic, Branka Trlin-Matula

Scenario

Rajko Grlic, Ivan Kusan

Director of Photography

Slobodan Trninic

Editor

Andrija Zafranovic

Producer

Mladen Koceic, Vesna Mort, Thérèse Pickard

More information

Dialogue

Serbo-Croatian

Countries of production

Yugoslavia

Screenplay based on

"Caruga" (Ivan Kusan)

Year

1991

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