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|The Flowers Of War |
Actors: Paul Schneider, Christian Bale, Tong Dawei
Fans of Chinese-born director Zhang Yimou (Raise the Red Lantern, House of Flying Daggers) know how immersive his films are, how exquisitely, passionately of a place they are. His The Flowers of War is no exception, a deep... more »
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Steven H. (sehamilton) from BIRMINGHAM, AL
Reviewed on 4/21/2013...
A magnificent achievement that is harrowing, heartbreaking, hopeful, and triumphant. I cannot recommend this enough. A visually breathtaking film with wonderful portrayals (although I found Bale to be the only "weak" performance). You'll find your eyes filled with tears in response to the resilience and sacrifice of the human spirit, as well as the sheer horror and senselessnes of war. A beatiful film that should be seen by all. Highly recommended.
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