The film goes inside the life of Sol Nazerman is a survivor from Nazi persecution undergoes terrible days by din of losing his family and friends in the war. He seems to be desperate of the truth and always be obsessed by daydreams from the horrible period in the past. Ultimately, Does he realize the tragedy of his actions?
Keywords: #Brock Peters #Geraldine Fitzgerald #Landau Company #Rod Steiger #Sidney Lumet #The Pawnbroker #The Pawnbroker Company
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August 21, 2011 The film makes its point with narrative economy and emotional sophistication in a socially complex contemporary context.Read in Source
All Movie Guide
June 27, 2002 Dramatizes the psychological impact of the Nazi concentration camps, while drawing parallels to contemporary conditions of New York City ghetto lifeRead in Source
June 30, 2007 One of the first Hollywood films to deal with the Holocaust, The Pawnbroker is thematically and stylistically innovative, borrowing some of its devices from the French New Wave, such as brief flashbacks, stylized b/w imagery, and jazzy score.Read in Source
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July 01, 2011 creates some haunting images and gives Rod Steiger a chance to blossomRead in Source
April 21, 2014 The Pawnbroker is a paradoxically obsessed with death, yet roaring with life, a jazzy urban tragedy that sees shadows of the Holocaust in the suffering and exploitation of the dead-eyed souls of East Harlem.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...