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Dir. Sidney Lumet (1965).
Sober and self-consciously arty, Sidney Lumet’s adaptation of the Edward Lewis Wallant novel broke new ground in Hollywood’s treatment of the Holocaust—albeit in the form of a vulgar Alan Resnais flick.

Tue., July 19, 8:35 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 6, 2011

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