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A.k.a.
A Separation
Year
2011
Runtime
123 min.
Director
Asghar Farhadi
Genres
Drama, Mystery
Rating *
8.4
Votes *
157,717
Checks
9,239
Favs
1,459
Dislikes
49
Favs/checks
15.8% (1:6)
Favs/dislikes
30:1
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  1. Pizca's avatar

    Pizca

    I still haven't seen any comments about the Alzheimer issue. I've been dealing with that problem for the last 5 years, and I have NEVER seen a movie that depicts with such amazing reality what living with the disease is.

    The scene of the bathroom's door almost made me stop watching the movie, I couldn't press play as it was like if I would be watching the story of my last years.

    Everything was so accurate to the reality, from the emptiness on Nader's father eyes, to that moment when they realize that their lives are not going to be what they were anymore because spoiler

    The acting, and the script are something beyond words.
    5 years ago
  2. CSSCHNEIDER's avatar

    CSSCHNEIDER

    Pretty great. Certainly one of the best films I've seen this year. The screenplay, the performances, the simple and unobtrusive manner it is filmed. Its spot on, great cinema. It also reminds me of why I love great foreign films. They provide a window into a culture I am not accustomed to and the best of them, i.e. this film, don't explain everything to you but instead are intelligent enough to give you just enough information for you to figure out the cultural differences that make this drama work. 5 years 3 months ago
  3. IndianaJones's avatar

    IndianaJones

    This is the type of movie that could have been made anywhere. That is actually a plus, because you relate to the characters. The real positive thing about this movie is each character has a good reason why they are in their tragic situation. You root for each character. spoiler 5 years 4 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #8 in 2010s
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  2. This movie ranks #14 in Mystery
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  3. This movie ranks #25 in The 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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  4. This movie ranks #64 in Academy Award Best Foreign Pictures
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  5. This movie ranks #68 in Berlin International Film Festival - Golden Bears
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  10. This movie ranks #275 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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  11. This movie ranks #284 in Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film Nominees
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  12. This movie ranks #556 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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  13. This movie ranks #982 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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