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  • June 14, 2011 Dyon/Sharon
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    Thought provoking but very Depressing. Can\'t believe a mother would want to put her children through such a nighmare. The plot seemed contrived, but made a point about breaking the chain of retribution. I wasn\'t prepared for this.

  • June 13, 2011 boatjws
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    This was the most contrived piece of garbage I\"ve seen in a very long time. A complete waste of 2 good Sunday hours.

  • June 05, 2011 amorgenroth121
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    a very moving sad story, but wonderful

  • June 05, 2011 oceanscott
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    Its A Sherlock Holmes mystery that could only be conjectured and created by the unpredictability of reality and random fate. This is a winner and will win many awards, The plot is so unpredictable that you would never guess or fathom the actual conditions and experience of Mom - gotta see it...

  • June 04, 2011 af00000000091760
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    Are you kidding! greek tragedy my ass this was the most depressing movie I ever watched. Realistic war crimes if that is your idea of a nice night out Sorry I suggested it to my husband, glad we didn\'t take any friends...

  • May 30, 2011 realtorsue
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    Loved the movie- showed the political conflict in Middle East intertwined with a story that twists and turns- not always sure where it has been or where it is going. But it keeps you very focused-a little bit of a Greek tragedy with complicated characters- family intrique, love, hate anger,religious and political under tones and beautiful photography. A must see

  • May 30, 2011 Mambes
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    A really great movie, but you need to be awake and stay with it . If you do and have a little knowlege of history ( think civil war in Lebanon), you will come away in awe, and anxious to discuss and savor this film with other viewers

  • May 28, 2011 dukedewf
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    I almost fell asleep in the first 30 minutes. The plot jumps around with no warning, and for me it was difficult to keep up in time frame and just exactly who was who. HOWEVER, once this movie gets going, it really goes. Absolutely a fantastic tale, beautifully written and acted. Easily it has won many awards. It leaves the theater with you.

  • May 25, 2011 lipsonadam
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    Stunning, captivating and not to be missed. The film takes you through a journey of two adult children, following the death of their mother, in search of a father and brother that they did not know existed. The journey is riveting and keeps the viewer at the edge of their seats. Lot of twists and turns. This is a must see and a candidate for Best Foreign Film.

  • May 23, 2011 Jojo
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    Wow! Proud of you Wajdi!!!

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