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" Who would have thought that a good little girl like you would destroy my beautiful wickedness! "
— Margaret Hamilton, The Wizard of Oz

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Rescue Dawn

Herzog's POW movie doesn't have swagger. It has bravery, cunning, and triumph, tempered by reality. —Marty Mapes (review...)

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Two women, one older and recently made a CEO, the other younger and full of spitfire, spend an eventful evening at a hotel while dealing with a layover at the airport. This was getting billed as an In the Company of Men “but for women!” Whatever.... It’s nicely shot (by the same D.P. as in Scotland, PA, (see below), and is interesting as both a character study and a piece on what it means to be a woman in a man’s world, but it never quite breaks out of feeling like a chamber piece.