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Slaughterhouse-Five

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"Billy Pilgrim has come unstuck in time." These opening words of [[Performer~P73931~Kurt Vonnegut~kurtvonnegutjr]]'s famous novel make an effective and short summary of a haunting, funny film. For the screen, director [[Performer~P94375~George Roy Hill~georgeroyhill]] faithfully renders [[Performer~P73931~Vonnegut~kurtvonnegutjr]]'s black anti-war comedy about Pilgrim (well played in a low key by [[Performer~P62546~Michael Sacks~michaelsacks]]), who survives the horrendous 1945 fire bombing of Dresden...more

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