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The Promise (2016)

PG-13 | | Drama, History | 21 April 2017 (USA)
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Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

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Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

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Empires fall. Love survives.

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Drama | History

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Rated PG-13 for thematic material including war atrocities, violence and disturbing images, and for some sexuality | See all certifications »
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21 April 2017 (USA)  »

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A Promessa  »

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$90,000,000 (estimated)
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The first New York screening was presented in partnership with ambassador Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, permanent representative of Armenia to the United Nations. [2017] See more »

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Ana: Our revenge will be to survive.
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Featured in Intent to Destroy (2017) See more »

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The Promise
Written by Chris Cornell
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Although sometimes slow, still a "must see".
29 March 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie at the Sonoma International Film Festival, and although I felt like it could have been edited tighter, it was an amazing story that I'm glad that I experienced. The acting was great, the period costumes and sets were flawless, and the story that it told was heartbreaking and needed to be told. I doubt there was a dry eye in the house (my wife and I certainly cried).


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