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Waltz With Bashir

  • Release Date: Dec 25, 2008
  • Rated: some disturbing images of atrocities, strong violence, brief nudity and a scene of graphic sexual content
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 27 min.
  • Genres: Animated, Art House/Foreign, Documentary, Drama
  • Director:Ari Folman


Director [[Performer~P551592~Ari Folman~arifolman]]'s animated, quasi-documentary Waltz With Bashir follows the filmmaker's emotional attempt to decipher the horrors that unfolded one night in September of 1982, when Christian militia members massacred more than 3,000 Palestinian refugees in the heart of Beirut as Israeli soldiers surrounded the area. [[Performer~P551592~Folman~arifolman]] was one of those soldiers, but nearly 20 years after the fact, his memories of that night remain particularly hazy...more Critics


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...the feel-bad movie of the season.

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91 out of 100 Metascore®

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