Burning Bush

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Burning Bush takes an engrossing -- and ultimately uplifting -- ground-level look at a real-life struggle against totalitarianism.

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Tatiana Pauhofová
Patrik Dergel
Jaroslava Pokorná
Vincent Grenier
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Critic Reviews for Burning Bush

All Critics (23) | Top Critics (7) | Fresh (22) | Rotten (1)

  • Enthralling ...

    July 24, 2014 | Rating: 3.5/4
  • Holland never risks overlooking the hardship that comes with being on the right side of history. "Burning Bush" is a riposte to the idea that there's anything beautiful about dying for your beliefs.

    June 13, 2014 | Rating: 4/4 | Full Review…
  • Elegantly scripted with an edge of biting gallows humor by Stepan Hulik, Burning Bush blends an intimate domestic drama with a thrilling Cold War procedural ...

    June 12, 2014 | Full Review…

    Ella Taylor

    NPR
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  • An absorbing docudrama that maintains a gratifying equilibrium between hope and cynicism.

    June 11, 2014 | Rating: B | Full Review…

    Mike D'Angelo

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  • "Burning Bush" really isn't intended for American viewers, and you may need to do a little homework or scramble to keep up. Generally speaking, it's highly worth it.

    June 11, 2014 | Full Review…
  • [A] thoughtful, gripping, crisply acted new film.

    June 10, 2014 | Full Review…

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