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A good movie

5 years, 10 months ago at Dec 19 10:25
Ever since I have seen 'Dead Man' when it was released, I have always been a fan of Jim Jarmusch. To be honest, I didn't care much about his latest work but I still try to catch his movies when I get the chance. Anyway, even though his directing debut ‘Permanent Vacation’ was not entirely successful, this movie was a huge critical success at the time and it is usually considered as a huge infl... read more
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A self-styled New York hipster is paid a surprise visit by his younger cousin from Budapest. From initial hostility and indifference a small degree of affection grows between the two. Along with a friend, they eventually end up visiting their aunt in the wastelands of Cleveland and then proceed to Florida where they lose all their money gambling before unwittingly gaining a fortune.
Release date: 2 November 1984
UPC: 027616852878
Tags: 1980s (8), Drama (4), 1984 (4), Comedy (3), Usa (3), (3), Road Movie (3), Hungarian (3), Slacker (3), Gambling (3), Immigration (3), TV Dinner (3), Irony (2), Cleveland Ohio (2), Black & White (2), Laid Back Lifestyle (2), Black And White (2), 80s (2), Culture Clash (2), New York City (2)
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