Edges of the Lord (2001)
Release Date: Oct 12, 2001 Wide
Average Rating: 3.6/5
User Ratings: 1,584
A Jewish boy struggling to survive the Nazi pogrom during World War II finds an unexpected ally in this period drama. As Nazi troops invade Poland, a young boy from Krakow named Romek (Haley Joel Osment) is given to friends by his parents, who smuggle him out of town in hopes of saving him from the advancing armies. Romek is taken to a rural community, where a sympathetic farming family has agreed to put him up, under the pretense that he's a nephew whose parents have fallen ill. Thanks to his
Oct 12, 2001 Wide
Jan 4, 2005
Watch It Now
...remains an almost painfully dull piece of work throughout most of its interminable running time...
- Romek: I will never forget Tolo or the kindness of theses who helped me to remain what I am.
- Romek: People whispered the Jews were going in one direction only.
There are no discussion threads for Edges of the Lord yet.