Director Tayfun Guneyer
Screenplay Tayfun Guneyer
Writer Tayfun Guneyer
Language Turkish, Spanish
Country Turkey, Cuba
|Release date January 28, 2005 (2005-01-28)|
Music director Sertab Erener, Jean-Michel Vallet, Claire Michel, Patrick Chartol
Cast Ferhan Şensoy (Presidente Carlos / Kuddusi), Asuman Dabak (Nermin), Zeki Alasya (Peder Alfonzo), Rasim Öztekin (Hose Ricardo), Necmi Yapici (Ercan), Sinan Çetin (Hotel Bonita Cocierge)
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When Luck Breaks the Door (Turkish: Şans Kapıyı Kırınca) is a 2005 Turkish comedy film, written and directed by Tayfun Güneyer, featuring Ferhan Şensoy as a man who takes his family on a holiday to a Caribbean island at the centre of a CIA assassination plot. The film, which went on general release across the country on January 28, 2005 (2005-01-28), was shown in competition at the 42nd Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival. It was mostly shot on location in Cuba.
When Kuddusi Yurdum misses the final answer on the TV gameshow "Şans Kapıyı Kırınca", his family is given a consolation prize: a vacation to Barboonia, a fictional "banana republic" island country near Cuba. They are welcomed there by the country's dictator President Carlos, in order to stop an assassination plot by the CIA.
ReferencesWhen Luck Breaks the Door Wikipedia
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