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Poisons or the World History of Poisoning (2001)
"Yady, ili vsemirnaya istoriya otravleniy" (original title)

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Prohorov, pope Alexander VI
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18 December 2001 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

From someone who sees alot of quality cinema -- this one is fantastic. Incredibly creative, comic, and a far more amazing cinematography/production design than 99% of big budget films. Spectacularly rich historical scenes.


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