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Genre Drama
Running Time 117 min
Release Date May 6, 2011
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There Be Dragons

London-based investigative journalist Robert Torres visits Spain to research a book about Josemaría Escrivá, the controversial founder of Opus Dei. But Robert hits a wall, both professionally and personally, when his most promising source -- his own father, Manolo Torres, turns out to be his least cooperative one. Robert begins to unearth his father's toxic secrets when he learns that Manolo was not only born in the same Spanish town as Josemaría, but that they were childhood friends and attended… Show more

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May 6, 2011 - Boston.com - Mark Feeney/Globe Staff

Roland Joffe is sort of a chop-shop David Lean. Seriousness, scale, sweep, that’s what he has to offer — only less so. Joffe made his reputation in the ’80s directing “The Killing Fields,’’ about the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, and “The Mission,’’ about Jesuits in colonial South America. Then in the ’90s he directed “City of Joy,’’ unleashing Patrick Swayze on Calcutta, and “The Scarlet Letter,’’ inflicting Demi Moore on Nathaniel Hawthorne. There hasn’t been much to speak of since.

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May 19, 2011 - jgw6494 on There Be Dragons
Enjoyed the Movie!

I truly enjoyed this movie! I'm dismayed by how any movie that has a Christian, or worse, Catholic theme...Will never get good reviews!

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May 05, 2011 - pab66cas on There Be Dragons
Great movie

I've seen the movie in Spain. It is inspiring! I do not know why Mr Feeney makes a critic on ideas, not about the movie

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