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Beauty in Trouble Movie Review – June 13

Posted in Movies with tags , on June 2, 2008 by funofmovie

Release Date: June 13, 2008 (NY)
Studio: Menemsha Films
Director: Jan Hrebejk
Screenwriter: Petr Jarchovsky
Starring: Anna Geislerova, Roman Luknar, Jana Brejchova, JirĂ­ Schmitzer
Genre: Drama
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Recent history once again intrudes on the present-day lives of working Czechs in the masterful multicharacter drama Beauty in Trouble.” Latest work from the fruitful, long-time partnership of director Jan Hrebejk and scripter Petr Jarchovsky deepens and expands the overarching ideas of fate, love and redemption found in their previous film, the equally resonant “Up and Down.” Duo’s work is a staple of the high-profile fest circuit, and will, following an early September domestic bow, be in great demand in territories where moving, human dramas are valued.

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