The Forgiveness of Blood

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Released 2011

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Director:
Joshua Marston
Released:
2011
Rating:
R
The lives of a teenage boy and his younger sister are thrown into turmoil after a killing in a dispute over land that draws their Albanian family into a blood feud.

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  • 83

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    This gripping if tamped-down drama is steeped in ancient Albanian culture, where the real, tragic consequences of blood feuds can keep families trapped in their homes for generations.

  • 63

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Watching the film, I felt impatience with these bullheaded men and the women who endure them. That's what Marston intended, I'm sure, but the stupidity of the characters doesn't pr...

  • 50

    The New York Times Manohla Dargis

    Frustratingly, though, perhaps because he is an outsider and was concerned about appearing biased about another culture, about all that Mr. Marston does is chew on this clash, as i...

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