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The Zero Hour

The Zero Hour (2010)

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Venezuelan hit man Parca the Reaper takes over a Caracas hospital in the middle of a medical strike, and holds the staff hostage in a desperate attempt to save his girlfriend's life. Meanwhile, as police surround the building and the media circus gets underway, Parca becomes a folk hero by agreeing to give up one hostage for each new patient admitted. But when tensions in the hospital spill out into the streets, a heroic gesture has unexpected consequences. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

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It's a pitiless picture, but a visceral movie going experience.

October 19, 2011 Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel
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In line with the 'urban gunslinger' iconography of Zapata's hip-hop roots, violence against the system is portrayed as a means to personal and social redemption and staged with a coolness that strives to make the brutality palatable.

September 14, 2012 Full Review Source: sbs.com.au
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    1. Dr. Cova: It's different when it hits close to home, isn't it?
    – Submitted by Frances H (14 months ago)
    1. El Gringo: How cute. Now he thinks he's St. Delinquent.
    – Submitted by Frances H (14 months ago)
    1. La Parca: When hospitals go on strike, it's poor people like them who pay the consequences. The wealthy are fine and dandy in their private clinics.
    – Submitted by Frances H (14 months ago)
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