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Endgame (I) (2009)

 -  Drama | History  -  18 January 2009 (USA)
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A story based on the covert discussions that brought down the Apartheid regime in South Africa.

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A story based on the covert discussions that brought down the Apartheid regime in South Africa.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Patriot. Terrorist. Negotiator. Peacemaker. See more »

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Drama | History

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence/disturbing images and some strong language | See all certifications »

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18 January 2009 (USA)  »

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Apartheids sidste dage  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,608 (USA) (6 November 2009)

Gross:

$9,645 (USA) (15 January 2010)
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At the beginning of the movie it clearly shows that the speedometer is at 0 while driving down the road. See more »

Quotes

Epilogue: When the IRA decided to negotiate a peaceful solution to the Irish conflict, they secretly turned to the ANC
[African National Congress]
Epilogue: for advise on how to do it. They are now advising Hamas on the same strategy.
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Featured in Grierson 2010: The British Documentary Awards (2010) See more »

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Low Life
Performed by Scanners
Written by Sarah Daly and Matthew Mole
Courtesy of Influx Music Ltd./Dam Mak Records/Rhino Independent
By Arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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Documentary like insight into political history
8 December 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Its not a great game but a very watchable film and with South Africa somewhat topical 2009-10 (I have faith like potatoes to watch) (and Invictus in the pipeline)I enjoyed the history lesson of the film and the insight that privateers such as Michael Young helper not only the peace in south Africa but are lending a hand with Hamas as we speak and involved themselves on the Northern Ireland peace deal as well. didn't Clerk come in and steal inevitable glory from Botha and I was left wondering more about Mandelas relationship with the ANC bad guys who are in power now (the real terrorists?0 but i did enjoy the movie. it is an objective film, not over-acted, doubt if it will win any awards but don't miss it!


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