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Based on 34 Critics
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fan reviews ( 41 )
  • For all the film's flaws, this is a war story told with passion about a band of brothers that still has the power to inspire. show more

  • As a drama - an epic drama, no less, clocking in at 137 minutes - its fascination is diffused, and the movie becomes something of a long slog. show more

  • The tale of the resistance movement in Belorussia is undeniably inspiring and ideally suited for a cinematic rendering. But Defiance resists bold, passionate storytelling and delivers something rather conventional. show more

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  • March 20, 2009 noccom
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    Theaters in my area won't show it... why?

  • March 13, 2009 Lorgur
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    This was a very good film, Everyone did an excellent job in it. Highly recommend it

  • February 27, 2009 WildBanshies
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    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...)

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