Defiance

Defiance
Defiance

Year

2008

Duration

131 minutes

Genres

War Films

Language

English

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Synopsis

As Schindler's List and The Counterfeiters proved, World War II is full of fascinating true stories deserving of screen adaptation. Defiance is based on the extraordinary wartime experiences of the Bielski brothers, who successfully hid hundreds of Jews from the Nazis in the Belorussian woods. Not that Defiance is entirely faithful to historical fact. Rather, this is history plus all the thrills and gloss of an action blockbuster - and with Daniel "007" Craig in the lead role, you'd expect nothing less.

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Contains strong language and violence

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