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1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
A Laotian family leaves its war-torn country behind and moves to New York.


Director: Ellen Kuras

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Cinema Guild

The Betrayal (Nerakhoon) (2008)

Release Date: November 21st, 2008|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • 100
    Jonathan Curiel San Francisco Chronicle

    A riveting works of humanism. show more

  • 88
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    Self-consciously poetic and shot within a luscious inch of its life, the film's also an engrossing heartbreaker: a family saga that spans continents, political administrations, and decades of travail to arrive at a harder, wiser place. show more

  • 75
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    A powerful account of how the American dream became a nightmare for one Laotian family. show more

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