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The Confession (1970)

The Confession (1970)





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Moazzam Begg has been detained under suspicion??of??terrorism in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Cuba and Britain. In 2002, in Bagram, he confessed to being a member??of??Al Qaeda. He has never been convicted??of??any crime, or even brought to trial. This is his first-hand account of what forced that confession, a chronicle??of??terror, torture and rendition.

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Critic Reviews for The Confession

All Critics (3)

Costa-Gavras dramatizes Gérard's ordeal and makes us feel his pain, his exhaustion, but most of all the terrible loss of his sense of self.

June 22, 2015 | Rating: 4/4 | Full Review…

The Confession exhibits signs of post-masterpiece fatigue, though it makes up for some of it with sheer gutsiness.

June 2, 2015 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Costa-Gavras's vision of horror as 'a mere formality'

January 2, 2012 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Confession

A (typical Costa-Gavras) political thriller that may interest the veterans!!

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