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After several years of serving his sentence, Cuma - a notorious art thief is released from prison due to his poor health. It was all arranged by dealer Gruby who plans a heist of the famous... See full summary »

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Juliusz Machulski
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Wieckiewicz ... Cuma
Józef Paleczka Józef Paleczka ... Straznik wiezienny
Borys Szyc ... Julian
Jerzy Gralek ... Dr. Wiaderny
Mariola Pajaczkowska Mariola Pajaczkowska ... Pielegniarka
Marcin Dorocinski ... Wilk
Lukasz Simlat ... Kudra
Karina Seweryn ... Przewodniczka
Mieczyslaw Grabka ... Gruby
Halina Labonarska ... Dyrektor muzeum
Piotr Kazimierski Piotr Kazimierski ... Zylewski
Andrzej Glazer Andrzej Glazer ... Talaj
Dominik Bak Dominik Bak ... Szymanski
Jan Machulski ... Hagen
Jerzy Krupinski Jerzy Krupinski ... Szachista
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After several years of serving his sentence, Cuma - a notorious art thief is released from prison due to his poor health. It was all arranged by dealer Gruby who plans a heist of the famous 'Lady with an Ermine' by Leonardo da Vinci. Cuma is contracted to steal the painting. He invites his former partner Julian to join the team, not knowing that his best friend is now a policeman and will do anything to prevent the heist. Julian seeks cooperation with an old forger Hagen and a beautiful young art student Magda. Written by BrunaCarli

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Vinci
Written by Natalia Trabuszewska-Staniecka
Music by Maciej Staniecki, Lukasz Lach
Performed by Lukasz Lach
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Good but not stunning.
3 October 2004 | by BorszczukSee all my reviews

Vinci is just the next movie of Julusz Machulski, polish director widely known (at least in Poland) as director of quite clever and good comedies and crime-comedies like "Vabank" or "Kiler" (which was best-selling polish comedy years ago), so the genre "Crime" what "Vinci" seems to be classified as is not fully correct. As usual from this director you should rather expect funny crime story type of movie and so "Vinci" is. However, I personally would not call "Vinci" the best movie Machulski ever made, but fortunately all his movies never were time wasters even they were not brilliant. The plot ain't very unique and as you have probably guessed, it's all about most famous painting of Leonardo Da Vinci, and while it's still crime-o-type movie, you may also expect some bad guys sniffing around the painting with thievery in mind. Good acting and funny dialogs are the bright side of this movie, however I'd expect a bit more complicated plot from Machulski. Hopefully you shouldn't get bored but rather enjoy watching this movie.


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17 September 2004 (Poland) See more »

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PLN3,500,000 (estimated)

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$7,443,126
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