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R| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing -- an adage proven with shocking ramifications in Henry Bean's "The Believer." The film's stringent, intellectual approach to the topics of anti-Semitism and neo-fascism will move and astound viewers, a testament to this first-time director's important undertaking.

Cast: Ryan Gosling , Summer Phoenix , Glenn Fitzgerald , Theresa Russell , Billy Zane , Garret Dillahunt , Kris Eivers , Joel Garland

Director: Henry Bean

Genres: Drama

Distributor: IDP Distribution

The Believer (2001)

Release Date: May 17th, 2002|1 hr. 38 min.

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  • 90
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Unique and unforgettable. show more

  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    The movie's shift into an implausible thriller magnifies its lack of character development. But Gosling gives an impassioned performance throughout. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    What it's about is also what it requires for proper appreciation -- the ability of the human mind to hold, and even cherish, diametrically opposite thoughts. show more

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