A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)

Genres - Drama, Romance  |   Sub-Genres - War Romance  |   Run Time - 107 min.  |   Countries - Poland, USA, West Germany  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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The Polish Year of the Quiet Sun is set in the years following World War II. In a small Polish town, a United Nations war-crimes investigation is taking place. While the courtroom battle rages on, American soldier Scott Wilson takes advantage of a few precious r-and-r opportunities. He falls in love with Maja Komorowska, a war widow. Despite obvious political and ideological differences, the romance flourishes--at least until it's time for the Americans to pack up and leave. More cerebral than carnal, Year of the Quiet Sun was originally release in Poland as Rok Spokojnego Slonca.

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attraction, investigation, war-crimes, war-widow, love, romance, United-Nations, war