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Summary Anyone who has waited for treatment in an emergency room or chafed under the less than devoted care of a disinterested doctor will recognize Mr. Lazarescu's dilemma. A 60-ish widower, living alone in Bucharest with his cats, he feels sick enough one evening to call an ambulance. This is the beginning of his Dantesque odyssey deep into th...

The Death of Mr. Lazarescu
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Summary Anyone who has waited for treatment in an emergency room or chafed under the less than devoted care of a disinterested doctor will recognize Mr. Lazarescu's dilemma. A 60-ish widower, living alone in Bucharest with his cats, he feels sick enough one evening to call an ambulance. This is the beginning of his Dantesque odyssey deep into th...

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 34 Critic Reviews
87
94% Positive
32 Reviews
3% Mixed
1 Review
3% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 34 Critic Reviews
87
94% Positive
32 Reviews
3% Mixed
1 Review
3% Negative
1 Review

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  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
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Production Company Mandragora
Release Date Apr 26, 2006
Duration 2 h 33 m
Rating R
Transilvania International Film Festival
• 6 Wins & 6 Nominations
Bratislava International Film Festival
• 3 Wins & 4 Nominations
Namur International Festival of French-Speaking Film
• 3 Wins & 4 Nominations