Archangel
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Set during the Bolshevik revolution, a Canadian soldier, a Belgian aviator and a Russian nurse, each overcome by mustard gas and the horrors of war, cannot remember who they are in love with.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"What comes across is a fascinating fetishist delirium, where memories of remote war movies get recycled into something that's alternately creepy and beautiful."
‑ Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader
"... a surreal silent movie melodrama of love, war, and amnesia for the sound era: an absurdist silent WWI epic that never was."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Parallax View
"Confused? No matter; so are the characters in this absurdist melodrama."
‑ Geoff Andrew, Time Out
"Inspired absurdist melodrama."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"From its flickering, inky cinematography to its wavering late 1920's-style sound track, to Veronkha's kohl-eyed vampish look, the movie is an expert parody of a period movie style."
‑ Stephen Holden, New York Times
"At once perplexing and joyous, Maddin has crafted a film that, for all the confusion inherent in the tale, unfolds on its own unique (and rather tedious) terms."
‑ Marc Savlov, Austin Chronicle
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