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A.k.a.
Breaker Morant
Year
1980
Runtime
107 min.
Director
Bruce Beresford
Genres
Drama, War, History
Rating *
7.8
Votes *
9,812
Checks
1,475
Favs
102
Dislikes
7
Favs/checks
6.9% (1:14)
Favs/dislikes
15:1
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  1. Zeltaebar's avatar

    Zeltaebar

    This historical account of injustice in the army is extraordinarily well played and some of the courtroom scenes are quite memorable. However, My sympathies for the defendents were muted by the fact that they were yet another bunch of prisoners awaiting execution just like the prisoners they themselves executed. The movie seems to suggest that the defendents should be spared because they (kind of) followed orderes, but I could not stop thinking that those Boers executed should have been spared because they were waving a good damn white flag. I guess it all comes down to the absurdities of warfare. 7 years 1 month ago
  2. Alias's avatar

    Alias

    That is one badass cover picture. 8 years 10 months ago
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In 4 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #16 in Scott Hocking's 100 Greatest Films of Australian Cinema
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    16
  2. This movie ranks #28 in UNESCO's Memory of the World
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    28
  3. This movie ranks #342 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  4. This movie ranks #912 in The Criterion Collection
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