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O-Bi, O-Ba - The End of Civilization (1985)

O-bi, O-ba - Koniec cywilizacji (original title)
Set in an underground dungeon inhabited by bundled, ragged human beings, after the nuclear holocaust. The story follows the wanderings of a hero through the situations of survival. People ... See full summary »

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Piotr Szulkin

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Piotr Szulkin
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jerzy Stuhr ... Soft
Krystyna Janda ... Gea
Kalina Jedrusik ... Millionaire's Wife
Mariusz Dmochowski ... Millionaire
Marek Walczewski ... Soft's Boss
Jan Nowicki ... Engineer
Henryk Bista ... Chubby
Leon Niemczyk
Krzysztof Majchrzak ... Man in Freezer
Stanislaw Igar ... Craftsman
Mariusz Benoit ... Doctor
Wlodzimierz Musial ... Kraft
Adam Ferency ... Sad
Ryszard Kotys ... Cellulose Maker
Marcin Tronski ... Profiteer
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Set in an underground dungeon inhabited by bundled, ragged human beings, after the nuclear holocaust. The story follows the wanderings of a hero through the situations of survival. People wait for the Ark to arrive and rescue them while their habitat falls apart. Written by Polish Cinema Database <http://info.fuw.edu.pl/Filmy/>

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Chilling Independent Post-Apocalyptic Movie
26 November 2018 | by max-seitz-1990See all my reviews

Full Review on my blog max4movies: O-bi, O-ba: Koniec Cywilizacji (international title: O-bi, O-ba: The End of Civilization) is a post-apocalyptic drama about a group of survivors who live in a decaying bunker shielding them from the outside nuclear wasteland. The movie's technical production values can be regarded as independent, lacking professional visual effects or a complex scenery. However, the characters are believable in their motivations, and the world building is extremely efficient: Within its short runtime, the plot features rich character motivation and an atmosphere that is as gritty as it is captivating. Read my full review on my blog movie-discourse.


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Country:

Poland

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Polish

Release Date:

28 January 1985 (Poland) See more »

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Mono

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