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Fratricide (Brudermord) Reviews

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Louis Proyect
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Kurds feuding with Turks in the streets of Germany. Reminiscent of "Los Olvidados" or "Pixote". Grim but rewarding.

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April 7, 2007
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

The age-old and sadly undying animosity between Kurds and Turks is played out on the streets of urban Germany in this bracing drama from Turkish-born filmmaker Yilmaz Arslan.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3.5/4

August 25, 2006
Jay Weissberg
Variety
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A hard-hitting, ultimately tragic tale of the struggle for identity among Kurdish emigres in urban Germany.

Full Review Source: Variety

August 25, 2006
Ray Bennett
Hollywood Reporter
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Arslen has a sharp eye for telling detail and draws memorable performances from his inexperienced cast in a bitter demonstration of how for too many people life is truly nasty, brutish and short.

August 25, 2006
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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At the start of Yilmaz Arslan's somber drama, it's hard to understand why the young narrator sounds so embittered. By the end, his sadness is devastatingly clear.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2.5/4

August 25, 2006
Scott Tobias
AV Club
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Shot with such grit that the lenses seem coated with grease, the film offers a myopic impression of an unnamed German city, and that's probably the point.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: B

August 25, 2006
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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Devotees of seamy '70s cinema should give this little film a look.

| Original Score: 3/4

August 23, 2006
Ed Halter
Village Voice
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Yilmaz Arslan's hard-edged story of Turks and Kurds on the mean streets of urban Germany veers between moments of sensitive humanism and horrifying brutality.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

August 22, 2006
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

The film's violence is not meaningless or unfeeling, but a sad illustration of how innocence is perverted and pain is exploited for political leverage.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

August 16, 2006
Manohla Dargis
New York Times
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The familiar story of the innocent soul who travels from the country to the big, bad city receives a thorough workout in this crude attempt at a cinematic bildungsroman.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 1.5/5

August 22, 2006
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