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Rated R for sexual content, nudity, some violence and brief language.

R 118min.
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John Malkovich stars in director Steve Jacobs' adaptation of J.M. Coetzee's Booker Prize-winning novel concerning a Cape Town educator whose flight from scandal leads him into a direct confrontation with the lingering demons of apartheid. Read More
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October 03, 2009
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Where and when is this movie being shown? Unable to obtain any info from this site! Frustrated
October 02, 2009
Elevated adult drama notwithstanding (one critic's words), this is a disgusting picture. It is one thing to present depressing subject matter in a faithful adaptation of the book. It is another to present that subject matter with gratuitous ugliness and disgust. The robbers shoot the dogs. Okay we get it. But do viewers need an extended sequence of screams, wimpers and last breaths of dying

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