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Shoah, Quite Possibly the Greatest Documentary of All Time

Advantages: Quite possibly the greatest documentary ever made
Disadvantages: So, so, so long. 9 1/2 hours!

Director: Claude Lanzmann Writer: Claude Lanzmann Stars: Simon Srebnik, Michael Podchlebnik, Motke Zaidl |See full cast and crew » “For the dead and the living, we must bear witness.” ― Elie Wiesel “Shoah” begins with a man in his 50s floating on a ...

anthonytshering 02.03.2014 · Read full review
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End Apartheid. End the Occupation. Free Palestine.

Advantages: Powerful and highly important
Disadvantages: ..............

Avenge But One Of My Two Eyes is an attempt by Israeli journalist Avi Mograbi to highlight the Palestinian plight and more significantly to underline a martyrdom tradition that exists in Hebrew history that is strikingly similar to the situation Palesti ...

Phelthew 03.03.2010 · Read full review
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Big Wing

Advantages: Stunning aerial sequences, great score, entertaining account
Disadvantages: Too many cooks

The 1969 all-star big budget extravaganza 'The Battle of Britain' is recently arrived to DVD, albeit on region 1 only for the moment. Never fear though, it's an MGM release, and region 2 releases are never too far behind. It's arrival on DVD is extreme ...

dadmancat 02.08.2003 · Read full review
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Superb detailed history of the Great War

Advantages: Detailed history of First World War, very educational
Disadvantages: Very long and detailed

...This boxed set is a superbly detailed history of the FIrst World War which takes you from the reasons why the war began in 1914 right through to the armastice in 1918. The disks contain 26 individual 45 minute episodes and describes in great detail the b ...

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World War 1 In Colour

Advantages: It Is In Colour
Disadvantages: None

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