The Bandit

(1996)

Overview

The epic adventures of the legendary Baran the Bandit following his release from prison. After serving 35 years, it is no surprise that the world has changed dramatically. Still, Baran can't help but be shocked to discover that his home village is now underwater thanks to the construction of a new dam. He then heads for Istanbul to get revenge upon his former best friend, the man who snitched on him and stole his lover Keje. Along the way, Baran teams up with Cumali, a tough young punk who finds the thief's old-fashioned ways rather quaint. When Cumali gets into deep trouble with a crime boss, Baran adds another vengeful task to his roster.

  1. Yavuz Turgul

    Director, Writer

Facts

Original Title Eşkıya

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 29, 1996
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Turkish

Runtime 2h 1m

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