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The Rose and the Thorn 

Çemberimde Gül Oya (original title)
Eroglu's story begins Yurdanur youth event with university students in the 1970s. Around a distant friend from the right and left factions Yurdanur, he loses his closest friends with a ... See full summary »

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Çagan Irmak
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Series cast summary:
Özge Özberk ...  Genç Yurdanur (Young Yurdanur) / ... 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Selda Alkor ...  Yurdanur 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Mehmet Ali Nuroglu ...  Mehmet 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Melisa Sözen ...  Feriha 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Isil Yücesoy Isil Yücesoy ...  Sema 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Kenan Bal Kenan Bal ...  Dinçer 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Tuba Büyüküstün ...  Zarife 40 episodes, 2004-2005
Serif Sezer ...  Sultan 39 episodes, 2004-2005
Suzan Aksoy Suzan Aksoy ...  Suna 39 episodes, 2004-2005
Goncagül Sunar Goncagül Sunar ...  Canan Cansev 39 episodes, 2004-2005
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Eroglu's story begins Yurdanur youth event with university students in the 1970s. Around a distant friend from the right and left factions Yurdanur, he loses his closest friends with a stray bullet during the events. only extending a helping hand in the great unrest Mehmet Eroglu belongs. Mehmet is a left-wing member of the organization Yurdanur young and later in the story of this young man will have his father's wife and Feriha. fall in love with each other this an irresistible love of two young period of political events fund. However, his father, Mr. Dincer Yurdanur the right of the political spectrum and her mother will be an obstacle against Sema. Mehmet, where his family had fought their livelihood in their own shops, you provide a small clothier, with a roommate, landlord lives in all the rooms of the mansion, Madame Niki's mansion. This mansion is the directory that each room will offer distinct stories to the audience with colorful types that hosts the main venue. In the ... Written by Sahib Dino Jr.

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Country:

Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

3 September 2004 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

The Rose and the Thorn See more »

Filming Locations:

Istanbul, Turkey

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Avsar Film See more »
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(40 Episodes)

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Color
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Once Upon A Time in Turkey...
7 February 2006 | by viyolaSee all my reviews

Another Masterpiece from genius and talented director-writer Cagan Irmak. Once Upon A time in Turkey.70's...nobody wants to remember and tell.Anarchy,confusion...people, who had judged about their ideas and believes...

First of all "Cemberimde Gul Oya" is not a mini-serie.40 episodes (70-75 minutes).

a story about a time...A story about a love....A story about Turkey,relationship,friendship,solidarity...A story about people who take courage from their loves and believes...written by Cagan Irmak. Great story, acting,art direction,production....And the soundtrack is wonderful.When you watch "Cemberimde Gul Oya",you can not believe that is only a TV drama "Cemberimde Gul Oya" is the best TV drama i have ever watched.CGO created its own fans."Cemberimde Gul Oya" DVD box sets (complete season) released in Turkey.I bought and watched all episodes 2 times.I think Cagan is a very important person,writer,director...


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