Defiance(Movie, 2008)

| 2h 17min | Genres: Action, Drama, History, War
DefianceRating: 3.4/5 (with 768768 votes)
Defiance is a 2008 American war film directed by Edward Zwick set during the occupation of Belarus by Nazi Germany. The screenplay by Clayton Frohman and Zwick was based on Nechama Tec's 1993 book Defiance: The Bielski Partisans, an account of the eponymous group led by Polish Jewish brothers who saved and recruited Jews in Belarus during the Second World War. The film stars Daniel Craig as Tuvia Bielski, Liev Schreiber as Zus Bielski, Jamie Bell as Asael Bielski, and George MacKay as Aron Bielski. Production began in early September 2007. After a limited release in the United States (e.g. Los Angeles and New York City) on December 31, 2008, it went into general release worldwide in January and February 2009. ()
Movie poster of Defiance

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 16min
Available on Amazon Prime Video Channel "Starz"
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 16min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 16min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

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Awards & Nominations for Defiance

National Board of Review: Top Ten Films Academy Award for Best Original Score

About Defiance

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin the rescue of roughly 1,200 Jews still trapped in the ghettos of Poland.

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Trailer for Defiance + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

PASIPRIEŠINIMAS Treileris (2008)(Trailer, 1:57)

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PASIPRIEŠINIMAS Treileris (2008) (Trailer) | Trailer Hd (Trailer) | Deutscher Trailer (Trailer, DE)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Poland
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: German (DE), English (EN), Russian (RU)
Translated into 31 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 12/31/2008
Appearing Characters: Tuvia Bielski, Alexander Zeisal Bielski, Asael Bielski, Aron Bielski, Adolf Hitler
Director: Edward Zwick
Producer: Edward Zwick
Screenwriter: Edward Zwick
Film Editor: Steven Rosenblum
Director of Photography: Eduardo Serra
Costume designer: Jenny Beavan
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Um Ato de Liberdade"
Budget: 32,000,000 USD
Revenue: 51,155,219 USD (= 160%)

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