Exodus

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Pub. Date:
[2002]
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English
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Produced and directed by Otto Preminger, Exodus is a 212-minute screen adaptation of the best-selling novel by Leon Uris. The film is concerned with the emergence of Israel as an independent nation in 1947. Its first half focuses on the efforts of 611 holocaust survivors to defy the blockade of the occupying British government and sail to Palestine on the sea vessel Exodus . Paul Newman, a leader of the Hagannah (the Jewish underground), is willing to sacrifice his own life and the lives of the refugees rather than be turned back to war-ravaged Europe, but the British finally relent and allow the Exodus safe passage. Once this victory is assured, 30,000 more Jews, previously interned by the British, flood into the Holy Land. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
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auth_author2 Aylmer, Felix, 1889-1979., Cobb, Lee J., 1911-1976., Derek, John, 1926-1998., Gold, Ernest, 1921-1999., Griffith, Hugh, 1912-1980., Haworth, Jill., Lawford, Peter, 1923-1984., Mineo, Sal, 1939-1976., Newman, Paul, 1925-2008., Opatoshu, David, 1918-1996., Preminger, Otto., Ratoff, Gregory, 1897-1960., Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983., Saint, Eva Marie, 1924-, Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976., Uris, Leon, 1924-2003.
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display_description This film dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel.
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subject_facet , Action and adventure films, Adaptation -- Feature, Adventure -- Feature, Drama, Exodus 1947 (Ship), Feature films, Film adaptations, Haganah (Organization), Haganah (Organization) -- Drama, Historical -- Feature, Historical films, History, Holocaust survivors, Holocaust survivors -- Israel -- Drama, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Drama, Irgun tsevaʼi leʼumi, Irgun tsevaʼi leʼumi -- Drama, Israel, Israel -- History -- 1948-1967 -- Drama, Middle East -- Palestine, Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 -- Drama, Video recordings for the hearing impaired, War -- Feature, War films, Zionists, Zionists -- Drama
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title_full Exodus [videorecording] / United Artists Corporation ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger
title_short Exodus
topic_facet History, Holocaust survivors, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Zionists
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