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The Sisters (2005)

R | | Drama | 26 June 2008 (Greece)
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Based on Anton Chekov's "The Three Sisters" about siblings living in a college town who struggle with the death of their father and try to reconcile relationships in their own lives.

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Olga Prior
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Dr. Chebrin
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August Prior
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Female Customer (as Carolyn Chambers)
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Based on Anton Chekov's "The Three Sisters" about siblings living in a college town who struggle with the death of their father and try to reconcile relationships in their own lives.

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Every family has its secrets

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Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »
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A három nővér  »

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Kelli Garner and Bryce Dallas Howard were considered for the role of Irene. See more »

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During Vincent's final scene, while he is holding Marcia she has mascara under her eyes from crying. When they turn to walk towards the street her make-up is perfect. See more »

Quotes

Nancy Pecket: Am I late - ? Is she here yet - ? Oh, where's Andrew?
Gary Sokol: Yes, no, up there.
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Version of Les trois soeurs (1963) See more »

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Of Foreign Lands and People
Written by Robert Schumann
Performed by Victor Alexeeff
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Excellent Cast, Direction and Script
13 September 2005 | by See all my reviews

I had the privilege of meeting the Director, Arthur Allan Siedelman at the screening of this film. This is probably the first "dialogue-heavy" movie that I really liked. This film is based on Chekov's "The Three Sisters" which is a great story to begin with.

The acting is in one word stunning. Script is like I said very rich in dialogue. Allan Siedelman's direction is very enticing and inviting. I'll root for Maria Bello for an Oscar nomination for her brilliant performance. Scoring is beautiful but subtle.

When released, this movie should draw rave reviews and can only be more successful as more people get to watch it.


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