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21 Hours at Munich (1976)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | History | Sport  -  7 November 1976 (USA)
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A dramatization of the incident in 1972 when Arab terrorists broke into the Olympic compound in Munich and murdered 11 Israeli athletes.

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A dramatization of the incident in 1972 when Arab terrorists broke into the Olympic compound in Munich and murdered 11 Israeli athletes.

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The most violent episode in the history of terrorism.


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A cold vision of a human tragedy
29 July 2002 | by (Brasilia, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Accurate but cold vision of the frightful events that took place in Munich in 1972 when the Israeli delegation of athletes is kidnapped by a bunch of Arab terrorists.The movie tries to be a faithful documentary of this political disaster but although his serious and impartial view - a good point - the outcome is just a cold and not gripping retelling.

I give this a 5 (five).


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