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The Historian (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama | 7 November 2014 (USA)
A troubled, young history professor tries to escape his past by taking a job at a new university, where he struggles with an entrenched and equally-troubled department chair, rampant ... See full summary »

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... Valerian Hadley
... Chris Fletcher
... Brigston Hadley
... Dean Jan Messer
... Stacey Castillo
... Ben Rhodes
... Stephen
... Dawne
... Student
... Police Officer
... Marie Donolly
David Simpson ... William Percy
Vickie Hall ... Rachel Rhodes
... Jill
Jillian Taylor ... Anna Densmore
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A troubled, young history professor tries to escape his past by taking a job at a new university, where he struggles with an entrenched and equally-troubled department chair, rampant student apathy, and new relationships that complicate and challenge his worldview. Written by Miles Doleac

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The past is present. Live with it.

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$7,123, 8 January 2015
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Thoughtful, likeable. Meaningful too.
14 June 2018 | by See all my reviews

This movie is not about feeling sorry for the protagonists. It is about the conflicting desires, values, opportunities that make our lives an unholy mess from time to time. The place and time chosen make for believable interactions berween very different people living through very different, if intermingled, crises. This is not about good or bad people or about winners and losers. It is about being human, the predicaments thereof, the tasks, the sorrows and the loves. I welcomed it . Oh, there is a gunshot : paintball, color green...


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