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  • Ms. Clarkson's performance as Juliette, the fashion-writer wife of a United Nations functionary, is the film's reason for being. She makes yearning palpable. She turns mysterious silences into a language of love. show more

  • Aside from the sweltering Egyptian climate, little heat or excitement is generated by the film or its attractive stars. show more

  • As in David Lean's "Brief Encounter," the suspense in Cairo Time comes from what doesn't happen between its pair of "lovers." show more

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