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This week's premieres

This week's premieres


MORE burning rubber in 2 Fast and 2 Furious.
photo: Tatrafilm

2 Fast and 2 Furious (Rýchlo a zbesilo 2) - Action movie by John Singleton. Former cop Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) teams up with his an ex-con pal to transport a shipment of "dirty" money for shady Miami-based dealer Carter Verone, while actually working with an undercover agent to bring Verone down. A sequel to Fast and Furious, this film also features illegal car races.


MORE burning rubber in 2 Fast and 2 Furious.
photo: Itafilm

The Pianist (Pianista) - Drama by Roman Polanski. Wladyslaw Szpilman (Adrien Brody), a Polish Jewish pianist escapes deportation. Forced to live in the heart of the Warsaw ghetto, he struggles to survive with the help of music. Based on a true story, this film was an Academy Award winner for best actor and best director, and was the recipient of the Palme d'Or at Cannes.

Dreamcatcher (Pavučina snov) - Thriller by Lawrence Kasdan. Based on Stephen King's best-selling novel, it tells the story of four friends on a hunting trip who are overtaken by a blizzard, are challenged to stop an alien force, have to prevent the slaughter of innocent civilians by a military vigilante, and confront an unparalleled horror. Starring Morgan Freeman.


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Just Married (Medové týždne) - Romantic comedy by Shawn Levy. A princess from Beverly Hills (Brittany Murphy) and a guy from nowhere (Ashton Kutcher) fall in love, and much to the dismay of their friends and family, they get married. What follows is a string of bad luck and a honeymoon from hell.

Top stories

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In shallow waters, experts are expendable

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Richard Sulík is a man of slang.

Blog: Exploring 20th century military sites in Bratislava

It seems to be the fate of military sites and objects in Bratislava that none of them were ever used for the purposes they were built for - cavernas from WWI, bunkers from WWII, nuclear shelters or the anti-aircraft…

One nuclear shelter with a capacity for several hundred people now serves as a music club with suitable name Subclub (formerly U-club).