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Eminent Domain (1990)

PG-13 | | Drama | 12 April 1991 (USA)
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A high-ranking Polish politburo member is banished from the party, and must find out why. Set in 1979 Poland before the Solidarity events.

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John Irvin
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Donald Sutherland ... Josef Borski
Anne Archer ... Mira Borski
Paul Freeman ... Ben
Anthony Bate ... Kowal
Jodhi May ... Ewa
Pip Torrens ... Anton
Françoise Michaud ... Nicole
Yves Beneyton Yves Beneyton ... Roger
Denis Fouqueray Denis Fouqueray ... Dr. Marwicz (as Denys Fouqueray)
Bernard Hepton ... Slovak
Jan Peszek
Tadeusz Bradecki
Marcin Tronski
Joanna Jedryka
Krystyna Froelich Krystyna Froelich ... Brodska
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A high-ranking Polish politburo member is banished from the party, and must find out why. Set in 1979 Poland before the Solidarity events.

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Drama

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Country:

France | Israel | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 April 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La guerre des nerfs See more »

Filming Locations:

Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland See more »

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Gross USA:

$151,098
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Dolby

Color:

Color
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According to the closing credits, the events depicted in this film were based on actual occurrences, with only the names of the major participants being changed. It was filmed on location in Gdansk and Warsaw. See more »

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Uneven but engaging cold war drama
9 August 2002 | by experiential_dot_netSee all my reviews

Sutherland is so much acting the role of a stodgy politician that it's a bit much. Too, Anne Archer's fragile mental stability. Jodhi May as the daughter is

overwrought and makes inexplicable hand motions. These aren't bad actors.

Someone should have demanded less strained performances of them. Still, the

story moves along nicely with plenty of intrigue. Any fan of behind-the-Iron- Curtain suspense stories will probably enjoy this well enough.


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