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The Poet (2007)

 -  Drama  -  21 June 2007 (USA)
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At the dawn of World War 2, a Rabbi's daughter and a disenchanted German soldier fall in love and are separated by the war. They struggle on a perilous journey to find one another.

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Oscar Koenig
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Marlene Konig
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Colonel Hass
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Fredereick (as Mak Fyfe)
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Hans (as Zion Lee)
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Natasha
Marco Tallarico ...
Igor
Lubomir Mykytiuk ...
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Young Faber
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Olga
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At the dawn of World War 2, a Rabbi's daughter and a disenchanted German soldier fall in love and are separated by the war. They struggle on a perilous journey to find one another.

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Rated R for some violence and sexual content | See all certifications »

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CAD 11,000,000 (estimated)
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Take a Look at Me Boys
Written by Dorge / Landers / Lee / Raiman
Performed by Shae Landers
© 2007 Straw Into Gold Music
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I t could've been better
23 May 2008 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Well this movie is one of those movies that exaggerate everything about the holocaust. I know me writing this would make some people angry but how they show Germans in this movie is just unacceptable. I see in this movie no real love story, just a political statement...Also the part of the German officers mother that pushes her son to go after the girl and put his life in danger is not realistic. The way the Jews react at certain situation, is also something thats not OK. Well it was for me hard to watch but I managed until the end I hope that this would be enough to save you some money... just maybe because of this I should give it more than one, but than again......no


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