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Paradise Found (2003)

R  |   |  Biography, Drama  |  27 March 2003 (Australia)
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A successful 19th century French stockbroker (Sutherland) leaves his profession to become an artist in Paris.

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Paris, 1880. Paul Gauguin is a successful financier. He lives in Paris with his wife Mette and their four children. But when his passion for painting becomes a mission to revolutionize art, Gauguin must unleash the savage within himself. To do so he gives up his job and comfortable lifestyle, leading his family into a downward spiral of poverty and travels to Tahiti. His voyages take him even further from his beloved family and teach him the true meaning of the word sacrifice. What price must he pay in order to pursue his dream? Written by Aline

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The sensual journey of one of the most influential artists of our time. See more »

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Rated R for some language and nudity | See all certifications »
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AUD 10,000,000 (estimated)
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Kiefer Sutherland's father, Donald Sutherland, also portrayed the artist Paul Gauguin in the film Oviri (1986). See more »

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Sutherland fans will appreciate
7 November 2003 | by (A comfy couch) – See all my reviews

Being the die hard Sutherland fan that I am, I enjoyed this flick purely for his performance. The film is rather superficial and slow-moving, but there is quite a bit of power behind Sutherland's performance, which makes it worth the while of those who just need more of Kiefer. I can't say I'd watch this film again, but I appreciate the emotional investment that the actors put into it. A six out of ten.


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