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@Jook I'm sure your opinion is grounded, but how exactly was Persepolis pretentious? :O Sure, artsy moments like color switching, etc., but it all served a purpose, which is the exact opposite of pretentiousness.
A politically-charged tearjerker that gets to the bottom of things -- including the role of women in even more patriarchal societies than ours. It's a shame that they don't make more movies like this.
Fucking fantastic movie. I was actually kind of blown away by how much I love it. The art is beautiful, the story is fantastic, the dialogue is great, the characters are all memorable and distinct and it's an emotional roller coaster. Thoroughly captivating. I can't promote this movie enough, watch it.
I love the animation in this.
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This movie ranks #26 in Animation
This movie ranks #32 in Biography
This movie ranks #40 in War
This movie ranks #62 in The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema
This movie ranks #62 in 100 Animated Feature Films (BFI Screen Guides)
This movie ranks #177 in The 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films