Lost Weekend III: Amira and Sam

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A Romantic Comedy for the Ages

Could a veteran from the Iraq or Afghanistan Wars ever fall in love with Arabic woman? Veterans from the two wars see the ugly side of the Arabic world. American veterans see and extremism and oppression daily in Middle East and have to fight against those ideals that are so embedded in Arabic culture. They usually come back scarred from fight and suffer Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  However, Amira and Sam show that two people can fall in love despite being complete opposites.

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Lost Weekend III: Amira and Sam

Lost Weekend I: The Hunt

Audiences tend to think of Mads Mikkelsen as Le Chiffre from Casino Royale as James Bond or Hannibal on television. People don’t realize that he is very successful foreign film actor that garners awards and nominations with his performances in movies. The Hunt directed by Thomas Vinterberg is driven by Mads Mikkelsen’s performance as a Lucas, teacher, falsely accused.

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Lost Weekend I: The Hunt