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Agora 2009

  • Alejandro AmenĂ¡bar
  • October 9, 2009
  • 127 mins
  • English
  • Adventure, Drama, History
Alexandria, Egypt. 391 A.D. The World Changed Forever.
A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.


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So much crying! It's the same thing it's happening with daesh now. Every fanatism is the same, ignorant and violent. History repeats.
The movie is really well done, vfx, actors, direction.... just perfect and moving!

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this amazing !!! wooow thanks all

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Great cinematography, terrific acting and moving story. It is very relatable to today's bigotry to the changes. Though the movie kinda depict Christians in bad terms (with them seem to be the most fundamentalist and destructive), it also shows that even the most "intellectual" ones, the pagans, are not sinless from the guilt of bigotry (shown early in the movie). Under the pretext of "absolute truth", whether it's god or science, anyone can be a bigot, similar to today's debate of the pious vs the godless.

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