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The fortunes of a family of Hungarian Jews are followed over the course of nearly 150 years in this epic historical drama, with leading man Ralph Fiennes playing three different roles. The story begins in the late 18th century, as Aaron and Josefa Sonnenschein (the name means "Sunshine" in German) die in an explosion while making an herb tonic for sale in their village. Their son Emmanuel (David de Keyser), the only survivor of the tragedy, travels to Budapest, carrying the recipe for the medicine with him. He's able to ...

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Jun 7, 2012

the best

This is one of the best movies I have ever seen it is very well done with some pieces in black and white and the rest in color.
It brings you to an era and keeps you hooked.
Superbly done

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