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The Burning Plain

The Burning Plain

What do you mean, my Oscar was a fluke?

Writer-turned-director Guillermo Arriaga is back with another convoluted story featuring many interlocking characters and plotlines. It revolves around three women, their dramatic life experiences, and how the stories connect up in the end.


105 minutes, No persons under 16 (Language, Sex, Nudity)
Drama, On the art circuit

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Credits
CastCharlize Theron, Kim Basinger, Jennifer Lawrence, José Maria Yazpik, Joaquim de Almeida, Tessa Ia, Diego J. Torres
DirectorGuillermo Arriaga
ScreenplayGuillermo Arriaga
MusicOmar Rodriquez-Lopez
CinematographyRobert Elswit, John Toll
EditingCraig Wood
SoundtrackNot available
Made in2008
Produced by2929 Productions, Costa Films, Parkes/MacDonald Productions
SA DistributorUIP

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FPB Report (SA)
GenreDrama
LanguageStrong, crude, fairly frequent
NudityExposure of breasts and back nudity in sexual context
SexImplied and actual sex scenes, fairly frequent
ViolenceModerate physical and psychological violence in context
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseMild, infrequent, cigarettes and alcohol
CommentsNone
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.


Ratings
Scale (Max)20
South African Media
Cape Argus/The StarTheresa Smith10
Die BurgerLaetitia Pople15
Cape TimesTerri Dunbar-Curran15
iAfrica.comNils van der Linden13
The CitizenPeter Feldman14
24.comShaheema Barodien10
International Media
RottenTomatoes.com11 critics11
RottenTomatoes.comTomatometer11
Internet (IMDB)1264 Netizens 14
Average .. 63%12


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