The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

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    Just saw this.

    Very thought provoking throughout and quite possibly the most harrowing last quarter hour of a film I've seen for a long time. It's not often that I spend 15 minutes of a film thinking I know what could happen and praying it won't.

    A totally different way of looking at a subject that one might think had no new angles.

    I hesitate to even start this thread as I know where they often lead. Hopefully not, on this occasion.
     
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    I am new here, and my first visit to the movie section. And I absolutely agree with your sentiments. I am actually surprised there were no comments made. I found it to be a very thought provoking movie, and added it to my top ten. :)
     
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    Yes, reap what you sow and just deserts and all that.Very profound nontheless.
     
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    i dont go to depressing movies...i have never seen sindleres list...or any movie of that type
     
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    Sarah G When Nothing Goes Right, Go Left Supporting Member

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    I knew it was going to be like that. I don't want to see it.
     
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    It looks amazing.

    Here's the trailer if anyone is interested...

    [youtube]N5FU-yDC-uI[/youtube]​
     
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    books should be thought provoking.....movies...entertainment
     
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    2006 the book win awards....the movie....scares me more than the book...i found a spoiler....i would never have imagined....
     
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    Nonsense.
     
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    dont you nonsense me....movies should be entertaining like jaws, pulp fiction, snakes on a plane
    not deep shit like this....and dont fuss with me...


    still not smoking i take it?
     

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