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  • It should have been an old-fashioned rouser, and sometimes it is. The great cinematographer Robert Richardson (JFK) lights the battle scenes like action paintings. But Kapur weighs down the tale with bogus profundities. show more

  • Its virtues can't outweigh the disappointment of a movie that might have been a rousing old-fashioned epic, or better yet a provocative reworking of an old epic, and instead became a muddle. show more

  • Kapur's stodgy style halts the momentum of young actors who have impressed in other movies. show more

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  • October 23, 2011 Bleu Chariot
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    Welldone Great movie. Great acting. Lsdger awesome and memorable. Highly recommend

  • January 28, 2009 Italstal101
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    Yarn my eye...Ledger is brilliant in this film.The emotions of the human condition and perservance of his character are dead on. Why he was never nominated for anything for this film mystifies me.

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