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Three generations of Hungarian Jews with a furniture shop in Budapest: at the center is the love affair of Imre and Gerda. Imre is the elder son of the family patriarch, a veteran of the Great War. Imre greets Gerda when she arrives from Germany to teach; he shepherds her through a sham marriage and divorce so that she, an Aryan, can marry him.
Sawdust Tales is a whimsical and timeless parable on survival in hard times and the force of a first love against all odds... (imdb)
A man's story parallels Hitler's rise. Austrian Klaus Schneider, wounded in World War I, recovers in the care of Dr. Emil Bettleheim. Bettleheim discovers that Schneider possesses powers of empathy and of clairvoyance, such that could aid suicidal patients. After the war, with one friend as his manager and another as his lover, Schneider changes his name to Eric Jan Hanussen and goes to Berlin, as a hypnotist and clairvoyant performing in halls and theaters... (imdb)
A meteorologist living in his sink, watching TV all day long; one day comes up with some men trying to use his genius on computers for cheating in horse-races.
This is a story of a special relationship between two women, a writer and her maid. (imdb)
Swedish national Raoul Wallenberg, newcomer to politics and international machinations, travels to German-occupied Budapest during WWII in order to effectively intervene in the fate of trapped Hungarian Jews, by providing them with safe passage to Sweden. Based on a true story. (imdb)
Geza Beremenyi serves as director of the Hungarian Eldorado. The scene is Budapest, in the darkest days of the 1956 rebellion. The people are not only hungry and oppressed, but stone broke. And then a flea-market entrepreneur discovers he has the ability to turn his wares into gold. Not surprisingly, Eldorado was released in some markets as The Midas Touch (answers.com)
The story of 10-year-old boy and his family against the backdrop of the bloody events of 1956, in Budapest. Children do not yet understand what is going on, but they're happy because the schools are closed. But gradually, to adults and children comes the understanding that something terrible is happening. Disappearing relatives, friends, and even killed some. Tips sent an army to put down the counterrevolutionary rebellion. (John Stieber)