The Sun Street Boys (2007)

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The Sun Street Boys (2007)
A Nap utcai fiúk (original title)

Some of the most symbolic moments of the 1956 Revolution in Hungary were the tooth-and-nail battles fought by the so-called 'Pest Lads' who dared to defy odds by taking on the panzers of one of the world's superpowers. The story begins on October 23rd, 1956 and ends on November 4th of the same year. Juli is Totya's girlfriend but also loves Gábor. Their love triangle will have to endure the trials and tribulations of these stirring times. A group of boys living in the outskirts of the capital are playing football in abandoned lot when Juli, a ticket inspector, brings news of protests breaking out in the city. Only Gábor accompanies her into town and together they become part of this historical event. At dawn, when the boys too come under fire from Soviet forces, they decide to join in the fight. Under Totya's leadership, they grab some guns and build a barricade around a small cinema. With only guns and gasoline at their disposal, they stand their ground against the encroaching Soviet...
Hungary
Serbia
IMDb   5.9 /10
TheMovieDb    8.0 /10
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Creators
Director György Szomjas
Writer Gábor Heller
Writer Ákos Kertész
Writer György Szomjas
Information
Release Date2007-10-18
Runtime1h 29mins
GenreDrama, History, Romance
Content Rating
Awards1 win.
CompanyVision Team, RF Produkcio, Tivoli Film Produkcio
CountryHungary, Serbia
LanguageHungarian
Sándor Czeczô
Sándor Czeczô
Totya
Kata Gáspár
Kata Gáspár
Juli
Gábor anyja (as Csere Ági)
Djoko Rosic
Djoko Rosic
Dezsõ bácsi, mozigépész
Tamás Bruckner
Tamás Bruckner
Gergõ Fekete
Gergõ Fekete
David Hervaci Ersan
David Hervaci Ersan
Lajos Juhász
Lajos Juhász
Miklós Kovács
Miklós Kovács
Miklós Lázár
Miklós Lázár
Daniel Lugosi
Daniel Lugosi