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Chronicle of a Disappearance (1996)

 -  Drama  -  8 April 1998 (France)
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Abu Adnan
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Whisling scene the couple
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Men exanging cigarettes
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Ibrahim Abu-Jummah ...
Man with Dentures
Haim Adri ...
Radio and Phone Voice
Walid Aun Ali ...
Whisling scene the couple
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Avoid it like hell
18 April 2003 | by (buenos aires, argentina) – See all my reviews

Totally pretentious bunch of crap. Do yourself a favor and avoid it at all cost. Save the money for something more productive (and there are so many things more productive than going to this movie) Also... never believe a word of the stuff they write in film festival catalogues... trust your instincts.


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