Traveling in search of a cure for a rare skin disease, a man finds freedom and love along the way.

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Father
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Rick
Cheryl Pollak ...
Frances
Constantin Nitchoff
Milena Dravic ...
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Gorica Popovic ...
Nina
Sonja Savic
Nikola Jovanovic
Boro Begovic
Milan Sretenovic ...
(as Milan Sretenovic-Globus)
Andjelo Arandjelovic ...
(as Angelo Arangelovic)
Sreten Mitrovic
Stole Arandjelovic ...
Vidar (the healer) (as Stole Arangelovic)
Ras Rastoder
Vladan Banovic
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Traveling in search of a cure for a rare skin disease, a man finds freedom and love along the way.

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They needed a miracle for their love to survive

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Rated R for some language and nudity | See all certifications »

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21 December 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El lado oscuro del sol  »

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The film was shot in pre-war Yugoslavia during the summer of 1988. As editing neared completion civil war tore apart the region and much of the footage was lost. In 1996, after a five-year search, all of the lost footage was found and returned to producer Andjelo Arandjelovic, who worked on getting a distribution deal for the film, before it ended up getting released direct-to-video. See more »

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At the end credits no character names are given next to the actors name. Instead the supporting actors are listed under 'Supporting Players' and actors with bit parts are listed under 'Other Players'. See more »

Soundtracks

Yesterday Is My Tomorrow
Composed by Kornelije Kovac (as Kornell Kovach)
Lyrics by Zeljko Mijanovic
Sung by Cheryl Pollak
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Cheesy movie with very cheesy acting.
16 June 2001 | by (Austin, Texas) – See all my reviews

This is a wannabe "The Boy in the Plastic Bubble," but Travolta did a much better job than Brad Pitt in that role.

I'm a big Pitt fan, but he's really lame in this one. When he's wearing the mask, he is very melodramatic. Maybe the director told him to exaggerate his voice, since he does not have the benefit of facial expressions. Whatever the reason, it doesn't work.

The sad thing is, Pitt's performance is probably the best in the movie. The other actors are even worse.

The whole film has a B-movie feel. For example, there's a fight scene where a guy is knocked out by a slap to the face.


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