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Handia (2017)

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A story about the world's tallest man, this is an unsettling Basque-language period drama focused on sibling rivalry.
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Credited cast:
Ramón Agirre ... Antonio Eleizegi
Iñigo Aranburu ... Arzadun (as Íñigo Aranburu)
Iñigo Azpitarte ... Fernando
... Maria
... Miguel Joaquin Eleizegi
... Martin Eleizegi
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Having fought in the First Carlist War, Martin returns to his family farm in Gipuzkoa only to find that his younger brother, Joaquín, towers over him in height. Convinced that everyone will want to pay to see the tallest man on Earth, the siblings set out on a long trip all over Europe, during which ambition, money and fame will forever change the family's fate. A story based on true events. Written by AnonymousB

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20 October 2017 (Spain)  »

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€3,500,000 (estimated)
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Giant Couldn't Triumph
28 April 2018 | by See all my reviews

All in all the movie was average movie. This film could have use some more human emotions, and then the audience could feel a strong connection with giant.

The script was also average. With some little more emotional connections with different characters could made the script a whole lot better. Throughout the film it seemed that the characters are slightly detached from each other, which made the film a bit less enjoyable. Performance of the characters was a bit of stale; there was no extraordinary performance.

As far as the story goes, one can try the film in a slow evening when there is nothing to do.


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