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AureliaReads
Feb 27 2020

"Papillon"

DVD - 2005
"It is interesting to compare this classic to the recent remake. The McQueen - Hoffman film is an exploration of courage and cowardice. The two men possessed very different kinds of courage, chose different solutions to survival. Each had to disco..." Permalink
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ADragonInTheLibrary
Nov 23 2019
"Underrated! Based on an obscure comic, it is conceptually very similar to The Avengers, but starring the greats of the literary world: Alan Quartermain, Dr. Jekyl, Captain Nemo, Dorian Grey, The Invisible Man, Dr. Moriarty, and Tom Sawyer, among o..." Permalink
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voisjoe1_0
Oct 21 2019

The Promise

DVD - 2017
"It took an Armenian multi-millionaire to finance this film that deals with the Ottoman Empire's (Turkey's) genocide of Armenians. The film tells the story of the genocide, but for some reason the mixing of the romance of the main protagonists did ..." Permalink
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MovieConisuer
Oct 21 2019

The Promise

DVD - 2017
""Who, after all, speaks today of the annihilation of the Armenians?" -Adolf Hitler" Permalink
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stephen_r_ferg
Sep 28 2019
"Worth watching. This is pretty much a standard doomed lovers tale. It is set in Armenia just at the time of the outbreak of WWI. The period settings and costumes are very well done. There are two things that make it worth watching. (1) Th..." Permalink
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