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Lima: Breaking the Silence (1999)

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An intense drama based on the true story of Peruvian rebels who in 1997 kidnapped several hundred high-ranking diplomats and government officials in an attempt to force the release of 400 political prisoners.

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General Monticito Frantacino
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Bruce Nelson
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Elena
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James Gallagher, Ambassador (Ireland)
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President Fujimoro
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Delicia
Maureen LaVette ...
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Hector Carpa
Aleksandr Kashperov ...
Russian Ambassador
Angela Korabliova ...
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An intense drama based on the true story of Peruvian rebels who in 1997 kidnapped several hundred high-ranking diplomats and government officials in an attempt to force the release of 400 political prisoners.

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Rated R for violence, some sexuality and brief language | See all certifications »
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26 November 1999 (Japan)  »

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127 Tage Todesangst  »

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Wow. Lame.
2 November 2006 | by (finland) – See all my reviews

The only positive thing I can say about this movie is that it makes other low production films look good. Truly appalling acting, woeful dialog, pissweak stunts, it made other "I can't believe they made that" films such as Frozen Impact and Octapus 2 look like Oscar material. This is a hostage film where you couldn't give a toss about what happens to the irritating captives, or the so-stupid-they-deserve-to-die terrorists. Out of all the dreadful things in this film (too many to count), the thing that really summed up this movie for me was a supposedly ritzy party scene where the waiters in the ballroom were carrying trays bearing wine? champagne? you might ask, no...two glasses of water each. Wow. Lame.


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