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Banovic Strahinja (1981)

In late 14th century medieval Serbia becomes the target of Ottoman invaders. One of their renegade gangs burns the castle and takes young wife of Banovic Strahinja, respected Serbian noble.... See full summary »

Director:

Vatroslav Mimica

Writers:

Aleksandar Petrovic (screenplay), Vatroslav Mimica (screenplay collaboration)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Franco Nero ... Banovic Strahinja
Dragan Nikolic ... Alija
Sanja Vejnovic Sanja Vejnovic ... Andja
Rade Serbedzija ... Abdulah
Nikola-Kole Angelovski Nikola-Kole Angelovski ... Timotije (as Kole Angelovski)
Gert Fröbe ... Jug Bogdan
Petar Banicevic Petar Banicevic ... Jug Bogdan (voice)
Miodrag Radovanovic Miodrag Radovanovic ... Banovic Strahinja (voice)
Stojan 'Stole' Arandjelovic Stojan 'Stole' Arandjelovic ... Pop Gradislav (as Stole Arandelovic)
Rados Bajic Rados Bajic ... Bosko Jugovic
Mirko Boman Mirko Boman ... Turcin s majmunom - clan Alijine bande
Gisela Fackeldey Gisela Fackeldey ... Efilija - zena iskopanih ociju (as Giesella Fackelday)
Mirjana Kauzlaric Mirjana Kauzlaric ... Robinja
Zlatko Madunic Zlatko Madunic ... Georgios - dvorjanin
Charles Millot ... Plemic na dvoru Jug Bogdana
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In late 14th century medieval Serbia becomes the target of Ottoman invaders. One of their renegade gangs burns the castle and takes young wife of Banovic Strahinja, respected Serbian noble. Banovic Strahinja begins long and almost futile quest for her wife despite everybody else's doubts in her fidelity. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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As of 2016 it was included in the #100 Serbian movies list (1911-1999) and protected as cultural heritage of great importance. See more »

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References The Searchers (1956) See more »

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Croatian film of Serbian mitology
17 February 2020 | by lisica66See all my reviews

Probably best film made with Serbian midevil theme. What is interesting, it's actually Croatian movie, produced by Jadran film, with Croatian crue, filmed in Croatia (Karlovac). Serbs although much more versatile and successful in film production, never achieved this level of quality in displaying their own history, same stands for Croatians regarding Croatian history displays.


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Language:

Serbo-Croatian

Release Date:

30 March 1983 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

The Falcon See more »

Filming Locations:

Ribnik Castle, Croatia See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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