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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)

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overview : Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet invasion occurs, all three flee to Switzerland. Sabina begins an affair, Tom continues womanizing, and Tereza, disgusted, returns to Czechoslovakia. Realizing his mistake, Tomas decides to chase after her.

Release Date : Feb 05, 1988

Runtime : 2h 51m

Genre : Comedy  Romance  Drama  

Companies : The Saul Zaentz Company

Countries : United States of America

Keywords : free love, based on novel or book, waitress, photographer, infidelity, loyalty, soviet union, soviet military, surgeon, prague, czech republic, lover, partnership, warsaw pact, communism, 1960s


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