History Film / Exodus

19th Mar '17 3:25:18 PM nombretomado
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* Ari Ben Canaan (PaulNewman): a leader of the Haganah (Jewish paramilitary organization fighting for Israeli independence) born in Palestine, a former member of the Jewish Corps that fought for the British during World War II, now using those skills to smuggle Jews into Palestine and fight to create an independent Jewish state. The mastermind of the Exodus plan that takes up the first hour or so of the film.

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* Ari Ben Canaan (PaulNewman): (Creator/PaulNewman): a leader of the Haganah (Jewish paramilitary organization fighting for Israeli independence) born in Palestine, a former member of the Jewish Corps that fought for the British during World War II, now using those skills to smuggle Jews into Palestine and fight to create an independent Jewish state. The mastermind of the Exodus plan that takes up the first hour or so of the film.
23rd Nov '16 7:00:18 AM Morgenthaler
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* FakeNationality: almost everyone. Eva Marie Saint and Ralph Richardson are the only two major characters to actually be the same nationality they're portraying. Paul Newman and David Opatoshu were actually Jewish, however.
23rd Nov '16 6:59:46 AM Morgenthaler
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* UsefulNotes/WorldWarII: It hangs around in the background. Ari fought in the Jewish Corps of the British Army (which is helpful when he impersonates a British officer during his Exodus plan), and both Karen and Dov are Holocaust survivors.
23rd Nov '16 6:59:27 AM Morgenthaler
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* ArabIsraeliConflict: this movie chronicles the beginning of it, mentioning struggles between Jews and Arabs in the Mandate of Palestine and featuring the beginnings of the Israeli War of Independence / Al Nakba once Partition is approved.
17th Jun '16 4:02:50 PM Doug86
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* WorldWarII: It hangs around in the background. Ari fought in the Jewish Corps of the British Army (which is helpful when he impersonates a British officer during his Exodus plan), and both Karen and Dov are Holocaust survivors.

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* WorldWarII: UsefulNotes/WorldWarII: It hangs around in the background. Ari fought in the Jewish Corps of the British Army (which is helpful when he impersonates a British officer during his Exodus plan), and both Karen and Dov are Holocaust survivors.
2nd Mar '16 1:19:30 AM Mdumas43073
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Not to be confused with ''[[Literature/BookOfExodus The Book Of Exodus]]''.

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Not to be confused with ''[[Literature/BookOfExodus The Book Of Exodus]]''.
the ''Literature/BookOfExodus''.
2nd Mar '16 1:19:08 AM Mdumas43073
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Ernest Gold's original music score won an Oscar, beating out other celebrated scores such as ''Film/{{Spartacus}}'', ''Film/TheAlamo'', and ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''. Not to be confused with ''[[Literature/BookOfExodus The Book Of Exodus]]''.

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Ernest Gold's original music score won an Oscar, beating out other celebrated scores such as ''Film/{{Spartacus}}'', ''Film/TheAlamo'', and ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''.

Not to be confused with ''[[Literature/BookOfExodus The Book Of Exodus]]''.
2nd Mar '16 1:18:58 AM Mdumas43073
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Ernest Gold's original music score won an Oscar, beating out other celebrated scores such as ''Film/{{Spartacus}}'', ''Film/TheAlamo'', and ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''.
Not to be confused with ''[[Literature/BookOfExodus The Book Of Exodus]]''.

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Ernest Gold's original music score won an Oscar, beating out other celebrated scores such as ''Film/{{Spartacus}}'', ''Film/TheAlamo'', and ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''. \n Not to be confused with ''[[Literature/BookOfExodus The Book Of Exodus]]''.
2nd Mar '16 1:18:25 AM Mdumas43073
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* FakeNationality: almost everyone. Eva Marie Saint and Ralph Richardson are the only two major characters to actually be the same nationality they're portraying. Paul Newman and David Opatoshu were actually Jewish, however.
2nd Mar '16 1:17:47 AM Mdumas43073
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* FakeNationality: almost everyone. Eva Marie Saint and Ralph Richardson are the only two major characters to actually be the same nationality they're portraying. Paul Newman and David Opatoshu were actually Jewish, however.
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