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Genre :

Drama, War

Release Date :

July 22, 2011 (Limited)

Director :

Roselyne Bosch

Starring :

Jean Reno, Melanie Laurent, Gad Elmaleh, Raphaelle Agogue, Hugo Leverdez, Denis Menochet, Sylvie Testud

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Review rate : B

“..we've seen history in many forms on the big screen: documentary, drama, comedy, tragedy. "La Rafle." is all of these with a too-great dollop of soap opera..”
by James Verniere [Boston Herald]
3 of 5

“..it's a straightforward, heartfelt drama, well acted and well produced..”
by Peter Bradshaw [The Guardian]
2 of 4

“..it must feel merely repetitious: It is a paint-by-numbers Holocaust movie, scrupulously balanced, always cautious, occasionally cliched, often sentimental..”
by Kate Taylor [Globe and Mail]
2.5 of 4

“..is sobering and often engrossing, but its reliance on cliches and sentiment make one hope the other film is a lot better..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]

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