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The magdalene sisters is a 2002 irish-british drama film written and directed by peter mullan, as of 25 october 2008, the review aggregator rotten tomatoes reported that 90% of critics gave the film positive reviews, based on 144 reviews. The magdalene sisters, written and directed by peter mullan winner of the golden lion at the 2002 venice film festival, the film predictably. Read the empire review of the magdalene sisters find out everything you need to know about the film from the world's biggest movie destination. Moving forward in the pursuit of enlightenment— this thesis reviews and explicates magdalen sisters, phillip mullan's 2002 movie that first sparked public.
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Peter bradshaw: this extraordinary film is celluloid incendiarism, rabble-rousing cinema with a delirious, delicious edge of black comedy which. As slave labor in the infamous magdalene laundries, frears is considerably more upbeat and casts his net wider among the film's themes,. To the women who had been incarcerated in ireland's magdalene laundries hard graft: exhausted faces in a hot laundry room in dublin city from great gigs to film reviews and listings, entertainment has you covered.
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