Major Barbara
Major Barbara (1941)

George Bernard Shaw's satiric comedy about wealth and poverty is brought to the screen with wonderful performances by Rex Harrison and Wendy Hiller. Hiller plays Major Barbara Undershaft, a major in the Salvation Army who is also a… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 23, 2010
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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Pascal's screen version of Bernard Shaw's 1905 satire about socialism and capitalism is too theatrical, but the dialogue is witty and the performances by Rex Harrison and Wendy Hiller superb.

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Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Uma fascinante discussão sobre moralidade, religião (no sentido de redenção pessoal) e sacrifícios ideológicos em prol de princípios maiores.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Good intro to corporate social responsibility.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Splendid translation of Shaw's play.

Sean Axmaker
Seanax.com

... preserves the social debate and witty dialogue of the play and succeeds on the personality brought to the screen by a top-notch cast.

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