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When Almonds Blossomed (1972)
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When Almonds Blossomed (1972)
Original name: როცა აყვავდა ნუში
Genre: Romance, Sport
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Zura, a son of a rich businessman, steals a car of his father’s friend to amuse his classmates. When informed about it, the school principal discards him from the bike tournament. Nevertheless, Zura’s father manages to persuade her to allow his son to participate and even succeeds in bribing his championship. Zura’s classmates know that he became a champion undeservedly but can’t do anything about it. Only Khatuna, his alleged girlfriend, and Lexo, Zura’s friend, dare to protest against it. Their lack of loyalty enrages Zura and in the rush of the blood he crashes his father’s car. The accident takes Laxo’s life. Zura’s father does his best to save his son from deserved punishment but the first one against his decision is Zura himself.
Plot: love, school, teacher, police, party, love triangle, death, mother, restaurant, father, competition, director, girl, spring, male female relationship, guilty conscience, drunkenness, bicycle, driving, high school, grandmother, car, riding a bicycle, road accident, sport ...

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A Moment Decides Everything (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
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What's Up with Love? (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 112 min.
Story: A popular high school girl strains her relationship with her close-knit clique when she begins falling for a reclusive, lower-class schoolmate.
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Cyclomania (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Finland, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
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Zoff (1972)
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Country: West Germany
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