The English Patient

The English Patient
The English Patient

Year

1996

Duration

155 minutes

Genres

Romance

Language

English

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Synopsis

This multi-Oscar-winning drama is a war movie set behind the lines, focusing on a horribly wounded man and the nurse who stays by his side in a deserted monastery. As she cares for him, he reveals the story of his lost love and the sequence of tragedies that brought him to the brink of death. This is an epic in the true sense, a vast sweep of themes, characters and landscape that nevertheless feels as intimate as the novel.

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15 Classification

Contains strong language, violence and moderate sex.

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