Zavet (Promise Me This)
Zavet (Promise Me This) (2007)

A young man attempts to fulfill the last wish of his dying grandfather in director Emil Kusturica's quirky romantic comedy Just outside of Belgrade, a man named Tsane (Uros Milovanovic) lives on a remote hilltop with his grandfather… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 26, 2007
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Robert Koehler
Variety

The likeliest reason this film was included in the Palme d'Or lineup was as a nod during Cannes' 60th birthday to the two-time Palme winner; it only serves to underline how far the helmer of When Father Was Away on Business has sunk.

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James Rocchi
Cinematical

Promise Me This is bold and bright and loud, but it's schizophrenically divided -- too cartoony to take seriously, too violent to just laugh at.

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Boyd van Hoeij
european-films.net

Newcomers and big fans of Kusturica's comedies should book first-row seats (even though Zavet completely misses the emotional resonance or satire of his best films), while returning visitors should opt for the cheap seats.

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"Zavet" (Завет, "the testament") or English title "Promise Me This" is a… More