R | | Action, Drama, Romance
In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.
Brad Pitt's character's surname, Vatan, means "homeland" in Persian, Turkish, and Arabic, in which it is spelled "watan." However, the character is Canadian.
My dearest Anna, I'm writing this on a Sunday night in London. If you're reading this, then you barely knew me, and may have no memory of who I am. I am your mother. You were born in an air raid in the middle of a war to two people who loved each ...
Marianne calls Max Le Québécois (which he is actually not, as he is Ontarian). But even so, at that time, residents of Québec didn't commonly refer themselves as Québécois or Quebecers but as French-Canadians. It is only in the 60s that this differentiation of identity emerged.
The first few closing credits are a massive font size.
English, French, German, Arabic
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