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A.k.a.
Close-Up
Year
1990
Runtime
98 min.
Director
Abbas Kiarostami
Genres
Crime, Drama, Biography
Rating *
8.3
Votes *
8,085
Checks
3,501
Favs
574
Dislikes
25
Favs/checks
16.4% (1:6)
Favs/dislikes
23:1
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  1. dondyarizona's avatar

    dondyarizona

    So humane it kills. Powerful stuff. The last shot is so beautiful. 9 years 1 month ago
  2. numbernine's avatar

    numbernine

    Mister Sabzian is truly one of the most intriguing persons I have ever seen depicted on screen. 11 years 8 months ago
  3. greennui's avatar

    greennui

    Completely original and absorbing. 8 years 2 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #9 in BIFF's Asian Cinema 100
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  2. This movie ranks #11 in IMDb's Biography Top 50
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  3. This movie ranks #15 in BFI's 100 Documentary Films
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  4. This movie ranks #26 in IMDb's 1990s Top 50
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  5. This movie ranks #29 in Film Magazine's Best Iranian Films
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  6. This movie ranks #31 in IMDb's Crime Top 50
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  7. This movie ranks #31 in Arts & Faith's Top 100 Films
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  8. This movie ranks #40 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Films of All Time
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  9. This movie ranks #53 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Documentaries of All Time
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  10. This movie ranks #59 in iCheckMovies's Most Favorited
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  11. This movie ranks #81 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films
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  12. This movie ranks #160 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  13. This movie ranks #179 in Time Out's 1000 Films to Change Your Life
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  14. This movie ranks #302 in Cahiers du Cinéma's Annual Top 10 Lists
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  15. This movie ranks #592 in Tom Vick's Asian Cinema: A Field Guide
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  16. This movie ranks #603 in The Criterion Collection
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  17. This movie ranks #624 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  18. This movie ranks #818 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  19. This movie ranks #854 in Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Cinema
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  20. This movie ranks #906 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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