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Defiance

(2008) R 136min.
 
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Inspired by a true story, director Edward Zwick's epic World War II drama Defiance tells the tale of three Jewish Eastern European brothers (Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, and Jamie Bell) who narrowly escape certain death at the hands of the Nazis, ... Read More
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Tuvia Bielski
Zus Bielski
Asael Bielski
Lilka Ticktin
Shimon Haretz
Isaac Malbin
Ben Zion Gulkowitz
Tamara Skidelsky
Riva Reich
Yitzhak Shulman
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March 20, 2009
NOCCOM
Theaters in my area won't show it... why?
March 13, 2009
Lorgur
This was a very good film, Everyone did an excellent job in it. Highly recommend it
February 27, 2009
WildBanshies
I know why the critics gave it such a low mark. It makes you look inside humanity to see how cruel it can become. There are some who wish the genicide had not happened; it did... Sadly again and again it raises it's head. This is a must see!!! (Lest we forget...)
February 21, 2009
Norma75
An outstanding film and one that everyone should see. I just watched it. The indomitable spirit of people to survive and continue to live in spite of going thru hell , is truly amazing. Go see it!
February 17, 2009
FBurcaw
The story is a compelling one, but not particularly an entertaining one. It feels as though it drags on and on. The plot does not hold your total interest all the time and it does seem impossible at times. I wonder how true the story is to the actual real world events. Hollywood does manage to twist real events somewhat to make them entertaininig to watch.

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