An American entertainer and an Estonian woman are torn apart by hate and prejudice.
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An American entertainer and an Estonian woman are torn apart by hate and prejudice.

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The epic tale of an American trapped behind the Iron Curtain

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horrible, horrible, horrible
18 October 2004 | by (Tallinn, Estonia) – See all my reviews

I must admit this - the movie is beautifully made and the chosen locations look really wonderful. That's all. The story is ridiculous and cheap, rather 'soapy'. But what angered me the most was changing the facts. At that time Estonia had already been annexed to SU and Konstantin Päts was no longer a president (because that guy in the car couldn't have been Vares-Barbarus). The tricolor flags were no longer in use. The German army came only later, during the war. etc, etc, etc People might say that this movie at least lets the world know about Estonia, but I don't really see the need for telling pseudo historic lies. Estonia's real history is so much more exciting and touching than that, and as for soapy stories, well, you can fit them in practically anywhere. I gave it 1, but I could have given it a -1 if it had been possible.


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