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Riefenstahl's Triumph of Speeches, Imagery, Music & Movement

Advantages: Riefensthal's infamous doc is spellbinding in its aestethics and artistry
Disadvantages: Not for everyone, too much for some to take, chilling and unnerving to the core

*********************************************************************************** TITLE: Triumph of the Will (1935) RATING: ***** DIRECTOR: Leni Reifenstahl STUDIO: Reichsparteitag-Film / Synapse Pictures RUNNING TIME: 114 Minutes AVAILABILIT ...

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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 ...

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A successful failure...

Advantages: Great depiction, realistic in many ways, great subject
Disadvantages: Minor flaws with history

* * * * The History * * * * Operation Market-Garden, begun in September 1944, was an Allied military campaign led by Montgomery, the senior British field commander, in the latter stages of World War II. While the Allies were still in France, a plan had ...

frkurt 27.05.2004 · Read full review
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Dutch Courage

Advantages: Grim, gritty, well acted and directed, an epic production
Disadvantages: maybe overlong for some

An epic production, with a stellar cast, a director at the height of his powers, production values befitting the project and a crew of wonderful technicians, well, they all combine to give a very sobre retelling of Operation Market Garden. Based on Cor ...

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Dropped at Arnham.

Advantages: Very realistic.
Disadvantages: A bit long.

This epic film is much more than just another war story. Make sure you are sitting comfortably before you watch this film as at 175 minutes it is very long. The film is based on the true story of the Allied forces in World War II trying to capture ...

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