Hotel Rwanda (2004)

PG-13  |   |  Biography, Drama, History


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Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.


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Trivia

Nick Nolte's character (Col. Oliver) is modeled in part on Lt. Gen. Roméo Dallaire, the Canadian commanding officer of the UN Peacekeeping mission in that country who attempted to interfere with the Rwandan Genocide despite his superiors' indifference to the atrocity. ... ...


Quotes

George Rutaganda: When people ask me, good listeners, why do I hate all the Tutsi, I say, "Read our history." The Tutsi were collaborators for the Belgian colonists, they stole our Hutu land, they whipped us. Now they have come back, these Tutsi rebels. They are ...


Goofs

When Paul Rusesabagina and Tatiana Rusesabagina are embracing on the roof, Tatiana wraps her left arm around Paul's back and behind his right shoulder but in the next shot her left arm is pulled in tight against Paul's chest.


Crazy Credits

Part of the profits from this film shall go to The Rwandese Survivors Fund.

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Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Biography | Drama | History | War

Details

Release Date:

4 February 2005

Language

English, French


Country of Origin

UK, South Africa, Italy

Box Office

Budget:

$17,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$100,091 (USA) (26 December 2004)

Gross:

$23,472,900 (USA) (17 April 2005)

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